• "Small, perfectly formed and serving up a wealth of old-fashioned hospitality"  - The Telegraph

  • "Beautifully brilliant... one to remember"  - Manchester Evening News

  • "I loved Kendal Calling!"  - Mark Chadwick, The Levellers

  • "Kendal Calling is loved as much for its breathtaking setting in rolling green fields as for its top-notch lineup"  - Sunday Times

  • "One of the UK’s most picturesque festivals..."  - The Guardian

  • "Run to the hills for this small, family-friendly indie-dance festival. Small but beautifully formed"  - The Independent

  • "It's unlike any other festival. One of the highlights of summer!"  - The Charlatans

  • Best Medium Festival 2013 & 2016 Best Small Festival 2010 & 2011, Best Toilets 2015!

  • "Kendal Calling is the best small festival in anywhere and everywhere!"  - Seasick Steve

  • "Amazing setting, lovely people, great mix of music & a real ale tent right next to where I was DJing!"  - Mr Scruff

  • "It's like Glastonbury at its best!! Happy beautiful people from the north. Long live Kendal Calling!"  - Doves

Kendal Calling 2020 coaches on sale now

Weekend return coach travel to take you to the fields with ease are on sale now for 2020 with our travel partner Tuned In Travel HERE.

Please see below for locations and pick-up addresses which are weekend return coaches only, departing either Thursday 30th July or Friday 31st July and returning Monday 3rd August.

Pick Up Pick Up Address Postcode
Barrow Railway Station on Holker Street, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 5QZ
Blackburn Preston Old Road, Outside the Beehive Inn BB2 5LP
Blackpool On the A5073 outside Blackpool South Railway Station,  FY4 2AB
Bolton 1 Thynne St, Bolton (Outside Machine Mart) BL3 6BD
Bradford Bradford Interchange Bus Station, Bridge Street,  BD1 1TU
Carlisle Warwick Road, Outside the Halston Hotel, CA1 1AB
Chester Coach Stop, Vicars Lane, Opposite Visitors Centre CH1 1QU
Dumfries Outside Dumfries Station, Station Rd, Dumfries  DG1 1LT
Edinburgh Outside the Travelodge, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BG
Glasgow Bus stop OUTSIDE Buchanan Bus Station, Killermont Street, Glasgow G2 3GF
Kendal Outside The Shakespeare, Highgate, Kendal  LA9 4HE
Keswick Penrith Road Bus Stop, Near the War Memorial CA12 4HF
Lancaster Station Road, Lancaster, LA1
Leeds Opposite KPMG Building, 2 Sovereign Street, LS1 4BJ
Liverpool Coach Bay, William Brown Street, outside Central Library,  L3 8EW
Manchester Layby opposite Yates, Chorlton Street, Manchester City Centre M1 3JF
Morecambe Central Drive Bus Stop, LA4  (Opposite Frankie & Bennys) LA4
Newcastle Outside Newcastle Chinese Christian Church, Bewick Street, Newcastle City Centre, NE1 5HX
Preston Butler Street, Preston (Outside the Railway Station) PR1 8HJ
Sunderland Outside Life of Riley, Green Terrace, Sunderland City Center, SR1 3PZ
Ulverston Ulverston Train Station LA12 0DP
Warrington Near The Kings Head, Winwick Street WA2 7TU
Whitehaven Homewood Rd, Whitehaven CA28 8JG (Outside West Cumberland Hospital) CA28 8JG
Workington Workington Train Station CA14 2XE

We look forward to welcoming you to the fields July 2020!

See you in the fields,

Andy, Ben and the KC team x

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