Lowther Deer Park

Kendal Calling Travel and Directions

Thursday 25th - Sunday 28th July 2019

Lowther Deer Park in Cumbria

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Lowther Deer Park

Lowther Deer Park, Hackthorpe (nr Penrith),,
CA10 2DY

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Travel to/from Kendal Calling

Kendal Calling is held at Lowther Deer Park. The address of Lowther Deer Park is Lowther Deer Park, Hackthorpe (nr Penrith),, Cumbria, CA10 2DY.


Kendal Calling is held at: 
Lowther Deer Park, Hackthorpe, CA10 2HN 

By Car

There will be plenty of signs to the festival from all directions.

From the South (M6): All ticket holders:
M6 Exit Junction 39
Turn L onto A6 at end of sliproad
 Turn right at T Junction to follow A6 North
Keep on A6 through village of Shap
. Then, depending on your ticket type: Standard campsite ticket holders:
Look out for the A6 passing underneath the Motorway
Approx 1 mile after this turn left into the Lowther Estate
 Follow driveway to main car park

Campervans, Emperors Fields and The Deer Lodge ticket holders:
For entrance to Emperors Fields, Campervans and The Deer Lodge please follow signs for All Camping.

From the North (M6): Standard campsite ticket holders: Continue on M6 to J39 and follow directions from South Campervans, Emperors Fields and The Deer Lodge ticket holders: For entrance to Emperors Fields, Campervans and The Deer Lodge please follow signs for All Camping.

The home of Kendal Calling is 25 minutes north of Kendal up the M6 and South down the A6 from Penrith.

Manchester – 1 hour 30 mins (48 mins with Virgin Trains from Preston)

Newcastle – 1 hour 30 mins

Leeds – 2 hours

Liverpool – 2 hours (48 mins with Virgin Trains from Preston)

Edinburgh – 2 hours 25 mins (1 hour 21 mins with Virgin Trains)

By Train

The nearest train station to the festival site is Penrith which is a ten minute taxi journey from the site. A shuttle bus service will run from the station to the festival site. Virgin Trains operate a lightning fast service from Scotland, Birmingham, and London direct with hourly services and Manchester & North West when changing at Preston or Crewe.

By Shuttle Bus

Kendal Calling is at Lowther Deer Park so just 15 minutes on the dedicated shuttle bus from Penrith Railway Station to the festival.

Penrith to The Festival:

Thursday 10am – 6:30pm
Friday 7am – 7pm

The Festival to Penrith:

Monday 5:30am – 12noon

Shuttle Bus tickets are available soon!

Disabled Access Information

Kendal Calling is a 3 to 4 day festival set in the beautiful lake district with over 10 stages featuring regional, national and international talent. The festival works closely with Attitude is Everything to provide an event site which is accessible, and to that end the organisers are pleased to announce that they received the Silver Award in accessibility on site and are the first festival to be awarded the access starts online status.

Please note: The accessibility facilities are only available to festival goers with permanent disabilities, so broken legs, recent injuries, recent operations, elderly and pregnant women do not qualify.


If you would like more information on the access facilities at the event or to get in touch with the festival, please email access@kendalcalling.com or write to them at: Kendal Calling Access, Office 102, 19 Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1AN. Kendal Calling aim to respond to all enquiries within 2-3 days.

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