Welcome to Lake District On Board

The Lake District and Cumbria are home to some of the best scenery and visitor attractions in the country and Lake District On Board describes how to make the most of it from on board public transport. From day trippers to backpackers this website will help you find your way across the Lake District and discover its many attractions along the way.

There are numerous buses, boats and trains serving the Lake District and these provide the most enjoyable and environmentally friendly way to explore the area. Many Lake District attractions are served by public transport, there are details of each attraction and which services visit them. Interactive maps show locations of attractions, relevant transport stops and exact bus routes across the area. Towns and attractions just outside the National Park but still within Cumbria are included if they are also visited by Lake District transport services.

If you are looking to do some exploring without a car, itineraries for Lake District public transport adventures are also included. These link bus, boat and train services to maximise the scenery whilst including the best attractions along the way, so providing perfect days out for all the family.

It is often difficult to find current and complete public transport information, with outdated timetables and service listings. Lake District On Board aims to provide all the current information you need to travel through the area and visit local attractions by public transport. Beware that services change seasonally and sometimes for unforeseen reasons, significant changes will be added to this website and associated social media.

Enjoy your Lake District On Board experience!

**September 2021 – Due to Coronavirus restrictions, attraction and transport details may not be as described in this website in the near future. Check attraction and transport operator websites for details.

Lake District On Board Attractions Map

Lake District Attractions visited by public transport, plus towns and attractions just outside the National Park which are visited by Lake District transport services.

Select icon on left side of top map bar for map key.

Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

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