Our Windermere branch is conveniently located on Windermere railway station, close to the village centre. Bowness village is only 1.5 miles away, Ambleside 4 miles north and Kendal 8 miles south.

By Car

Our postcode for satellite navigation systems is: LA23 1AH

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  • Windermere is accessible from junction 36 off the M6 and is approximately 30 minutes drive from the motorway.
  • Leave the M6 at junction 36 and join the A590 towards Kendal.
  • This road then becomes the A591 as you approach Kendal. Continue on the A591 and follow signs for Windermere.
  • On reaching Windermere turn left, then immediately left again and follow signs to the railway station.
  • We are located on the railway station platform. Pay and display car parking is available.

For a printable list of driving instructions including exact distance, estimated journey time and up-to-date traffic black spots, visit the AA web site.

By Rail

To reach Windermere railway station you may need to change trains at Oxenholme, the Lake District. Trains run regularly from London-Euston and all major cities and towns. For up-to-date information on train schedules, journey times and fares on trains into Windermere visit the Northern Rail web site.

By Bus or Coach

Windermere’s main bus stop and National Express coach pick up/drop off point is at the railway station, within metres of Country Lanes Cycle Centre. For up-to-date information on bus schedules, journey times and fares contact the Windermere Tourist Information Centre on 015394 46499. For full details of National Express services to Windermere please visit the National Express web site.