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Explore Cumbria and the Lake District your way

If you are travelling to Cumbria, let us help you with some useful information to help you get here and travel around the county.

There are plenty of ways to explore the Cumbria and the Lake District, whether by car or making the most of the great public transport network, take in the spectacular views and enjoy travelling around our region.

Travel at your leisure. Admire unforgettable views from a train or an open-top bus, get close to the landscapes by boat, by bike on foot, or even by electric car. Savour every moment. Make every journey count.

Getting to Cumbria

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For the latest traffic and travel information in and around Cumbria, please click the link below to get real-time details of traffic and travel around the county from the Cumbria Constabulary website.

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Getting Around Cumbria

Once here, there are so many ways to explore the county, you will find you are spoilt for choice.

For a truly memorable day out be car free and carefree and take a scenic bus journey, relax on a traditional steamboat, experience the delights of a steam train or get a taste of the future in a Renault Twizy!

 

Low emission Car Hire from Co Wheels is available to pick up from Oxenholme Station, Carlisle, Penrith & Windermere making it easy to explore all that Cumbria has to offer. View the video below to see how easy it is and click the 'low emission Car Hire' link above to book.

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