The Lakes Line, also called the Windermere Branch Line, runs from Oxenholme to Windermere in Cumbria, north west England.
||About 19 minutes — one way
||Lakes Line Community Rail Partnership
The Lakes Line route serves the following 5 stations:
- Oxenholme Lake District (operated by Virgin Trains)
The Lakes Line was designated as a community rail line by the Department for Transport in April 2008. The designation covers the line, stations and the passenger services between Oxenholme and Windermere.
Network Rail strategic route plan
The Lakes Line has been identified as a rural route within Network Rail’s Cross Pennines, Yorks and Humber and north west (H) strategic route plan.
The Lakes Line Community Rail Partnership was founded in February 2006 to support and promote the line. They work closely with the Lakes Line Rail Users Group which was formed in 1984 as the Lakes Line Action Group.