Penrith Community Hospital can be accessed by road and public transport. If you’re on a low income you may be eligible for help with travel costs.

By road

From the M6 and A66 West:

  • exit at junction 40 and take the A66 towards Brough
  • stay on this road until you reach Kemplay Bank roundabout
  • take the 1st exit onto A6 Bridge Lane
  • Penrith Community Hospital is on the right

From the A66 East:

  • follow the A66 into Penrith
  • at Kemplay Bank roundabout take the 3rd exit onto A6 Bridge Lane
  • Penrith Community Hospital is on the right

By bus

Stagecoach run buses from Penrith Bus Station and the surrounding area to Penrith Community Hospital. Use the Stagecoach website to plan your journey.

By Patient Transport Service

This service helps eligible patients get to and from hospital appointments. It’s provided by the North West Ambulance Service. To find out if you’re eligible, contact the local booking centre on 08000 323240.

They’ll ask you some simple questions about your medical condition and mobility. Make sure you have your NHS number ready before your call. You can get this from your GP or clinic.