The Cumbrian Coast Line combines a series of earlier routes. It runs from Carlisle to Barrow-in-Furness via Workington and Whitehaven. The line continues as the Furness Line via Ulverston and Grange-over-Sands to Carnforth, where it connects with the West Coast Main Line.
||About 2 hours and 20 minutes — one way
||Secondary branch line
||Cumbrian Coast Community Rail Partnership
The Cumbrian Coast Line serves the following 26 stations:
- St Bees
- Green Rd
The Cumbrian Coast Line was designated as a community rail service by the Department for Transport in September 2009. The designation covers the passenger service between Carlisle and Barrow in Furness. Apart from Carlisle and Barrow-in-Furness, all stations listed form part of the designation.
Network Rail strategic route plan
The Cumbrian Coast Line has been identified as a secondary branch line within Network Rail’s Cross Pennines, Yorks and Humber and north west (H) strategic route plan.
The Cumbrian Coast Line Community Rail Partnership was established in 2008 to promote the line and improve the services and stations.
The 2 rail user groups are the Furness Line Rail Action Group (FLAG) and the Copeland Rail User Group (CRUG).