Arrive by Boat or Train!
Lake Windermere provides the perfect winter backdrop for a cruise. The Lakes Aquarium shares its stunning location on the southern shore of Windermere with Windermere Lake Cruises and Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway. Combined Aquarium/Train and Cruise tickets offer great savings against individual tickets and make a perfect choice for a day out on and around Lake Windermere.
Combined Cruise and Aquarium tickets available all year (with exception of mid-week in January)
Summer timetable runs 28 March - 3 November 2013. Timetable link here
BUY COMBINED AQUARIUM AND BOAT TICKETS HERE (Opens a new window at windermere lake cruises - scroll down and select YELLOW CRUISE & Lakes Aquarium option)
|Ticket Type: Bowness – Lakeside|
(40 minute return cruise) and Lakes Aquarium
|Family (2 adults and up to 3 children)||£48.90||£8.70
|Ticket Type: Ambleside – Lakeside|
(90 minute return cruise) and Lakes Aquarium
|Family (2 adults and up to 3 children)||£68.50||£8.70
COMBINED AQUARIUM & TRAIN - Timetable link here
Trains on full service from 28th March - 3rd November 2013
|Ticket Type: Lakeside - Haverthwaite|
(return steam/diesel train) and Lakes Aquarium
|Child (5 - 15 years)||£6.45||£2.70|
|Family (2 adults and up to 3 children)||£35.15||£10.35|
NB: Children aged under 5 years are free of charge on the train. Children aged 3-5yrs will be charged admission to Lakes Aquarium ONLY payable on arrival.
ALL THREE! COMBINED AQUARIUM, TRAIN & CRUISE
Ticket Type: Bowness - Lakeside - Haverthwaite
Available 28th March - 3rd November.
|Family (2 adults and up to 3 children)||£61.15|
Here are a few frequently asked questions which may help you plan your visit and decide which ticket option suits your visit:
1. What types of combined tickets are available?
A. Combined tickets are available for adult, child (aged 5 - 15 years) and family (2 adults and up to 3 children) in the following packages:
Aquarium + return Haverthwaite - Lakeside train trip (or vice versa)
Aquarium + return cruise to Bowness - half length of the lake
Aquarium + return cruise to Waterhead (Ambleside) - full length of the lake
Aquarium + return train & return cruise to Bowness. NB Not available to purchase on-line.
2. How much do I save?
A. Savings vary on each ticket type but on average you can expect to save over £2.40 per ticket (from the individual priced tickets). Savings are detailed in the pricing tables above.
3. Where can I buy the tickets from?
A. You can buy all combined ticket options from Lakes Aquarium reception on the day of travel. You can also buy combined Aquarium + train from the ticket office at Haverthwaite Station. You can buy Aquarium + cruise from any of the three pier ticket offices - Lakeside - Bowness or Waterhead (Ambleside).
4. Can I buy the tickets on-line?
A. Combined Aquarium + cruise tickets are available from www.windermere-lakecruises.co.uk. Combined Aquarium + train are available from this website.
Prices are subject to change without prior notice:
Prices quoted are valid from 28th March 2013 - 3rd November 2013
Children aged 3 - 5 years will be charged seperately for admission to Lakes Aquarium only when combined tickets have been purchased.
Tickets can be purchased from any of the pier ticket offices, at Haverthwaite station or the Aquarium reception