Where are we


Carlisle Racecourse
Durdar Road
For Google Map please click here.

Free bus from Carlisle City Centre - every 20 minutes from 9am to 6pm. Operated by Reays it will leave from the Lonsdale Building.
Why not take the train to Carlisle to visit the Cumberland Show.
Regular Northern Rail services operate to Carlisle from Appleby, Barrow-in-Furness, Haltwhistle, Hexham, Maryport, Newcastle, Settle, Skipton, Whitehaven, Workington and many other stations.
From Carlisle railway station to the Cumberland Showground take the free shuttle bus running every 20 minutes. Find the bus just 2 mins from the station at the Lonsdale Building, Carlisle)

How To Find Us


From the North and South

Come off junction 42 of the M6. Follow signs for Dalston. Follow the road for approx 2 miles until you reach a staggered junction and turn right. The racecourse is approximately a mile on the left hand side.

From the East

Take A69 or A66 to M6 motorway. Join the M6 and come off at junction 42 and follow directions above.

From the West

Travel along the A595 following signs for Carlisle. Approximately 2km  after Red Dial junction to Wigton turn right on B5305 to Rosley. Follow to B5299 crossroads and turn left towards Welton and Dalston. Follow road until reach Bridge End pub just before Dalston. Turn right over the bridge and follow signs for Durdar. When you reach the next junction turn left. The racecourse is approximately a mile on the left hand side.


To Carlisle Station. Free shuttle bus every 20 minutes from The Crescent, close to the station.