Travel and Transport
By road -
Lancaster is served by Junction 34 of the M6 which provides immediate access to Lancaster and onwards to Morecambe and the coastline. Junction 33 is ideal for South Lancaster and Lancaster University.
Morecambe, Morecambe Bay and Arnside and Silverdale AONB Is easily reached from Junction 34, with only 5 miles between Lancaster and Morecambe. From the north, Junction 35 also provides an ideal direct route passing through Carnforth.
The Lune Valley and Forest of Bowland AONB Is served by Junction 34 with immediate access to the villages at the heart of the Lune Valley. From the north, Junction 35 provides ideal access to Carnforth, the western edge of the valley.
By train -
Lancaster Railway Station is served by the West Coast Mainline with regular direct mainline Virgin services from London and the south to Glasgow and the north. Local services include a regular service to Morecambe, Heysham, Carnforth, Arnside and Silverdale along with links to other major stations including Leeds and Manchester. For more information call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950 or visit www.nationalrail.co.uk.
By bus and coach
Lancaster Bus Station is a major interchange where national, regional and local connections are available. Major operators include Stagecoach and National Express. For further information contact traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit www.traveline.org.uk