Travelling with Disabilities

Travelling by rail with disabilities to the Lake District


You only need to contact one train company and they will organise assistance for your whole journey. You can book assistance by phone or online with the company directly or centrally by calling 0800 022 3720 or 0845 60 50 600 textphone/minicom

Travelling with disabilities in the Lake District


You can get a bus pass for free travel if you’re disabled. Passes from councils in England can be used anywhere in England at any time on a Saturday, Sunday or Bank Holiday and from 9.30 am – 11.00 pm on any other day.

Tramper Hire in the Lake District

Tramper all terrain mobility scooter

See the best of Whinlatter Forest Park using the Tramper, the all terrain mobility scooter provided by Lake District Mobility. It’s designed to cover rough ground, mud and grass safely.

Changing Places

Workington Leisure Centre is now an official Changing Places facility. Over 250,000 people in the UK need Changing Places toilets to enable them to get out and about and enjoy the day-to-day activities many of us take for granted.