Travelling to Sedbergh

Sedbergh International Summer School is uniquely placed within the heart of Northern England. The summer school is held at both Casterton Sedbergh Preparatory School and Sedbergh School campuses, which enjoy enviable positions on the edge of Kirkby Lonsdale and Sedbergh surrounded by the hills and fells of Cumbria and the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Airport Transfers


We understand that for some of our pupils, traveling can be a daunting experience. We are delighted to offer a full chaperone service to families, where a dedicated member of staff will fly to and from the pupil’s country, personally escorting them from home to Sedbergh. Additional costs do apply so please book well in advance to ensure availability.

By Rail

Oxenholme Lake District station can be reached by direct trains from London within 2 hours 40 minutes. Transfers from Oxenholm are included in the all-inclusive course fee.*


We provide transfers from London Airport – these are arranged as group pickups and a minimum number of children are required for this service to run. Please contact us for availability. Additional transfer costs apply.

By Air

International pupils travelling without an escort can be met on arrival at the airport by a member of staff. Once within our care, pupils will be provided with refreshments before being transferred from the airport to Sedbergh or Casterton via our fleet of minibuses or via transport arranged by our in-house transport department.

Escorted transfers are provided at no additional cost when arriving between 11am and 6pm and departing between 10am and 5pm from many major airports including Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow, Newcastle and Leeds/Bradford. Transfers outside these times and from London Airports can be arranged at an additional cost. Please note that transfers from London Airport are arranged as group pickups and a minimum number of children arerequired for this service to run. Please contact us for availability and further details.