There are direct links from Carlisle, Manchester and Lancaster by train. The museum is a 20 minute walk from the train station (downloadable directions for walking from the station to museum).
Enter Barrow from the A590 or A5087. Follow the brown and white tourist signs. The Dock Museum's address is North Road, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 2PW.
Car parking is free for three hours. Six car parking spaces for disabled visitors are also provided.
For comprehensive public transport information visit Cumbria County Council's Public Transport pages.