About Alba Travel

Alba Travel is a leading coach and minibus operator from near Penrith in Cumbria, within close vicinity of the Lake District National Park. We provide group travel for lakes tours, private hire, weddings, airport transfers, corporate work and cycling transfers.

Family Owned

We are a family-run business situated north-east of Penrith in the picturesque Eden Valley. We run a dedicated and knowledgeable workforce. We began trading in May 2002 and since continued to grow organically and sustainably.


We are very flexible and versatile with our approach to business, and we are continually awarded compliments of our personal style of operation. We take the safety of our staff, customers and the public extremely serious.

Environmentally Friendly

At Alba Travel, we understand we have a responsibility to help protect the environment in every way reasonably possible. We continue to reduce our carbon emissions by purchasing new modern vehicles that have the cleanest engines.

Get in Touch

To make a booking, or to find out more about how we can help, please fill in the contact form to the right, or get in touch using the below information:

Call 01768 870219

Email enquiries@albatravelcumbria.co.uk 

Beck Bank, Great Salkeld, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 9LN

Office Opening Hours Monday - Friday, 0900-1700

Send us your enquiry here

What Our Passengers Say

Below is some of the feedback we have received over the years.

"It’s been a pleasure to travel with Alba Travel. Friendly, personal service – you seem to have thought of everything! The children especially enjoyed the ‘on board’ refreshments. Your choice of hotel is superb. Great location."

"We would like to thank you very much for organising our trip to Highgrove. Everything went according to plan and was carried out with great efficiency. Our members were delighted with the trip and especially with the driver. Thank you."

"Just to say many thanks for our transport to Manchester Airport. The journey both ways was stress-free for us. I find all your drivers that we have had have always been so friendly and very helpful, which is so rare these days. Keep up the good work. Most grateful thanks."

"We would like to make a special mention of appreciation to our driver. He won the hearts of all our members – he showed such care and attention to their varied needs. Thank you."

"Thank you so much for all your work in making our C2C trip so fantastic! We’re all knackered now! Thanks again – everything appreciated by us."