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Getting There -- About three trains from London's Euston Station arrive daily in Penrith, this region's main rail junction. Usually, a change of trains isn't necessary. For schedules and information, call tel. 0845/748-4950 or visit www.nationalrail.co.uk. Once in Penrith, passengers usually take a taxi to Ullswater.

Two Stagecoach buses (tel. 0870/608-2608; www.stagecoachbus.com) stop at the Penrith Bus Station daily on their way between Carlisle and Keswick. Passengers must take a taxi from Penrith to Ullswater.

If you're driving from Penrith, go southeast on the B5320.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.