Travelling to the Fair by Public Transport
Public Transport service to Appleby Fair
You can travel to Appleby Horse Fair by public transport the following services will be available:
Settle Carlisle Railway Line
The Settle to Carlisle railway line is the best way to access Appleby Fair by public transport.
For Northbound passengers you can access the line from Leeds, Skipton etc, with the trains stopping at Kirkby Stephen (to the south of Appleby) and Appleby station.
For Southbound passengers you can access the line from Carlisle, Armathwaite, Lazonby and Langwathby.
For up to date information visit the Settle Carlisle Railway website www.settle-carlisle.co.uk or call Northern Rail on 0800 200 6060.
A very limited bus service operates to Appleby. Visit Cumbria County Council's website to view available services www.cumbria.gov.uk/roads-transport/public-transport-road-safety/transport/publictransport/busserv/timetables/eden.asp
Car and Coach parking
For details of car and coach parking see the Traffic Management Map or contact Appleby Tourist Information Centre telephone: 017683 51177.