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Please note that during 2021, all return journeys will start at Alston. We have suspended our Rover, station hopper and single journey tickets for this season.

Alston station is just to the north of the town centre on the A686. Sat Nav postcode CA9 3JB. There is a large car park, free parking and the car park is suitable for coaches.

If you are travelling from Teesdale on the B6277 or the A689 from Weardale there may be a diversion in place when you visit. From Teesdale, traffic will be diverted to the right along the A689 to Nenthall where they will be diverted left along the B6294 and then left into Alston. Traffic from Weardale will be diverted right at Nenthall along the B6294 and then left into Alston. The diversion will add approximately 10 minutes on to your journey.

For further details visit Cumbria County Council

Slaggyford station is situated just off the A689 Alston-Brampton road. Sat Nav postcode CA8 7NH. There is a large car park and free parking, please note the access to this car park is narrow and not suitable for large coaches.

Public bus services vary seasonally and include Newcastle, Hexham, Carlisle, Haltwhistle, Keswick and Stanhope. Visit traveline (www.traveline.info) or Go North East (www.simplygo.com) for further information.

The nearest National Rail stations are at Haltwhistle, Penrith and Langwathby.