There is a regular train service between Carlisle & Barrow and back, with a stop in St Bees for all trains. Carlisle is a Main Line station but Barrow connects to the main lines. Click for more information.
St Bees has a launching ramp, but St Bees Bay with its exposed west facing shore, and gradually shelving surf beach, is not a convenient anchorage for the sailors amongst you! Click for more information.