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Directions to West Cumberland Hospital, Whitehaven


From the North and South

West Cumberland HospitalMotorway access from the north and south is via the M6 exiting at junction 40 onto the A66, sign posted Keswick, and head west for 35 miles.

After bypassing Cockermouth turn left onto the A595 and travel 12 miles to Whitehaven.

Keep on the A595 ignoring the signage for the town centre, travel two miles passing through traffic lights and turn left at the roundabout.

The hospital's main entrance is on the right 100 yards from the roundabout.

From the East and West

Follow the A595 then as above.


There is a local rail service to Whitehaven. Leave station and walk to Tesco's Petrol Station, Taxi rank is located outside Whetherspoons Pub or further into town on Duke Street. The hospital is two miles away.


On arrival in Whitehaven disembark at at the bus stop opposite Tesco Supermarket. There is a taxi service at the bus stop. The hospital is two miles away.


The 17B, 19, 22, 30 and 30A Stagecoach service runs to the entrance of the hospital.

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