How to Find Us
Eden Valley Hospice / Jigsaw Children’s Hospice,
01228 810 801
Approaching from the M6:
- Leave M6 at Junction 42, signposted – Carlisle (south).
- Take the Dalston exit.
- Travel 2.2 miles to a T junction (Black Lion pub on right hand side). Turn right, signposted – Carlisle 3 miles.
- Travel past the Race Course on left hand side, follow road around bends, Blackwell Vale Nursing Home on right hand side – 1.6 miles.
- Hospice is 100 yards further on right hand side – sign posted hospice on lamp post.
Our postcode is CA2 4SD if you’re using a SatNav.
Off-street parking is available within the Hospice grounds. Please be mindful of staff parking areas, double yellow lines and turning circles when finding a space. The car park can become very busy, especially on weekdays, so alternative parking can be found on Durdar Road (the main road outside the Hospice) but please do not obstruct the local residents’ access.
Arrive at Carlisle Train Station. Taxis are available outside the main station building and will be able to take you to the Hospice, costing around £6-7. Alternatively, you can catch the 400 bus from the bus stops on The Crescent (Stand W) which is directly opposite the train station exit (across Botchergate, past Bar Solo). See below for a bus timetable.
The closest Bus Station is in Carlisle city centre. The Stagecoach 400 bus comes to the Hospice with services from 07:15 to 16:45 and return to the city centre between 07:30 and 17:10. For more detailed information, please take a look at the timetable by clicking here.