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Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway Lake District and Cumbria LAKESIDE & HAVERTHWAITE RAILWAY


Lakeside & Haverthwaite RailwayLakeside & Haverthwaite Railway is situated close to Newby Bridge which is at the southern end of Lake Windermere on the A590. You will find steam locomotives working hard on the steeply graded railway on part of the originally Furness Railway branch line which carried passengers and freight from the town of Ulverston to Lakeside.

You will find on this section of line 6.0km [3.5miles] in length, steam locomotives that are restored and preserved to their former glory. The railway line runs from Haverthwaite, through Newby Bridge to the terminus at Lakeside in which you will pass through beautiful countryside alongside the River Leven in the Leven Valley as you sit in comfortable coaching stock that ensures that passengers have a pleasant and leisurely journey.

PassingOn reaching Lakeside you can make an enjoyable day out by taking a cruise on Lake Windermere Cruises with a visit to Bowness [Windermere], Ambleside or visit to the Aquarium depending on the amount of time you have before you head back on your return journey to Haverthwaite for something to eat or drink at The Station Restaurant & Tea Room.

The journey can also be started at Ambleside or Bowness on Windermere by taking a trip on Lakes Windermere Cruises.

At Haverthwaite Railway Station you will also find an Engine Shed where you can view various engines, picnic area, souvenir shop, car park and coach parking is available. Close by you can visit crystal engraving studio Argcrystal.


Arriving at Platform
Engine Shed
Engine on Display
All A Board


It is advisable to contact Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway prior to your visit if there is something specific you wish to see or any alterations have been made to the Opening times and the attraction itself. Disclaimer

Further information and details on opening times, costs and facilities please contact.

Location - close to Newby Bridge and Ulverston on the A590 the southern section of Lake Windermere

Telephone: Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway +44 [0] 15395 31594
Lakeside Haverthwaite Railway Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway Lake District

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