By car:

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.

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.

By Bus:

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

By Train:

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