IOP Conferences


By Rail

Windermere train station is the end of the branch line and has direct trains which run as far south as Manchester Airport. You can transfer at Oxenholme The Lake District (near Kendal) on the main West Coast line to the Windermere branch line. Oxenholme to Windermere takes approximately half an hour. An on-line planner is available to help you to plan your journey, alternatively telephone National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.

By Road

From the South M6, leave at Junction 36 for the A590 and then A591 signposted to Kendal and Windermere. The Hotel is situated 2 miles North of Windermere village. From the North M6, leave at Junction 40, for the A66 towards Keswick then A591 to Ambleside. The Hotel is situated one mile South of Ambleside. A map can be found online. You can also take advantage of a free on-line planner (using the postal code LA23 1LP) to help plan your journey.

By Air

The closest airport to the Lake District is Manchester Airport. To travel onto the conference by car, join the M56 westbound at Junction 5 then continue until you exit M56 at Junction 9 onto the M6 northbound. Follow the road until you reach Junction 36 and use directions as on the map found on-line. If travelling by train, please refer to ‘by rail’.  

Further information

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