Appleby Castle is located in the centre of Appleby in Westmoreland on Boroughgate at the top of the hill in Eden in Cumbria, just off the A66. Full address and postcode: Appleby Castle, Boroughgate, Appleby in Westmoreland, Cumbria, CA16 6XH.
Postcode of main public car parking for the event is CA16 6QU.
From the East:
From A66 take the Appleby turn off on to the B6542 signed Appleby and Orton. Continue on this road and then turn left onto Bridge Street, signed Tourist Information and Orton. Parking will be signed from there.
From the West:
From A66 take the Appleby turn off to the B6542 signed Appleby and Orton. Continue to follow the signs to Appleby. Then as you approach centre of Appleby turn right onto Bridge Street signed Tourist Information and Orton. Parking will be signed from there.
Appleby Station, on the Settle to Carlisle route is the nearest station and is a 0.7 mile walk to Appleby Castle. Please note that if travelling from the north there is a bus replacement service between Carlisle and Appleby due to major repair work following a landslip. Please go to national rail enquiries for more info.