Next Event: Saturday 11th July 2020

Plan Your Visit

Plan your travel to the Festival of Transport and find the best places to park

Visiting Barrow by Road

From the M6 motorway, exit the M6 at junction 36 and continue along the A590 signposted Barrow.

Visiting Barrow by Bus

There is a daily National Express Coach service to Kendal with a link via X6 to Barrow. Stagecoach in Cumbria and other Operators operate a comprehensive bus service between local towns and the Lake District. For details contact National Express on: 08705 80 80 80 or use their journey planner at

Local bus services in Barrow are provided by Stagecoach. You can download their timetables as pdf files from the Stagecoach site:

Visiting Barrow by Rail

Whether travelling South from Carlisle or West from Lancaster, the railway lines offer a scenic coastal journey into Barrow in Furness with stunning views and varied wildlife to see on the way. For information on timetables and tickets visit

There are a number of Council run car parks in the town centre, which are ideally placed to park and explore the event and Barrow’s town centre. See the map below.