Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Stay at home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.

Please do not travel into the Lake District National Park.

The Lake District will be here after this crisis is over. For now please protect our communities and stay at home.

Our page lakedistrict.gov.uk/coronavirus has updates on our attractions and services affected by Coronavirus and how you can contact us.

Park and explore

Park and ride

Enjoy the freedom to explore the Lake District by bus with new inclusive bus and parking tickets.

In the central Lakes the main attractions are easily and conveniently reached by bus, with up to 4 buses per hour between Bowness, Windermere, Brockhole, Ambleside and Grasmere including open top service 599. Why not park up for the day, save money, relax and enjoy the views from the bus?

For just £18 you get all day parking at one of the following car parks:

And a Lakes Dayrider ticket, offering unlimited travel for up to 5 people travelling together on Stagecoach bus services in the Central Lakes Dayrider zone. That’s just £3.67 per person for parking and travel all day!

Simply pay at the ticket machine on the day of travel, (card payments acceptable), leave your car behind and explore the Lakes by bus.

To plan your adventure pick up Lakes Connection timetable guide, or call Traveline 0871 200 22 33