with Ullswater 'Steamers'
We operate one of the largest heritage passenger fleets in the world offering visitors an experience they will never forget. Excellent facilities onboard and at the pier houses with free parking/drop off points for coaches. Located just ten minutes from the J.40 on the M6 and 30 minutes from Windermere via the Kirkstone Pass, we are the perfect option for tours staying in, or travelling through, the Lake District National Park.
Facilities at our main pier houses (Glenridding and Pooley Bridge) include drop off points/free parking for coaches, gift shops, light refreshments, accessible toilets and free Wi-Fi. Coach parking/drop off point is available at Aira Force but please contact us directly to arrange this. Please note there are no facilities or coach parking/drop off at Howtown Pier. You can dowonload our 2019-2020 Ullswater Steamers cruise timetable here.
Whether you are looking for a quick trip or a full day in the Lake District, we have plenty of options for your group. Our tours are the perfect addition to any itinerary for groups of 10 people or more.
We work with many different tourist attractions in the Lake District to provide you with a variety of itinerary options. View out joint tours page to see what packages we have available.
The Ullswater Way is a hugely popular walking route in the valley and we have a selection of tickets and tour options perfect for FITs or those who are wanting to head out on foot!
We attend many different Exhibitions and Show throughout the year for both groups and FITs. Click below to see a full list of all shows that we will be attending in 2019.