Carlisle to Birmingham bus

Cheap bus tickets from Carlisle to Birmingham

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The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

National Express
10:20AMCarlisle4h45 03:05PMBirmingham
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Bus schedule from Carlisle to Birmingham

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Bus times from Carlisle to Birmingham

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Fastest Journey

4 h 45 m


4 h 45 m

Buses per day



277 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Carlisle for Birmingham every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
10:20AMCarlisle4h45 03:05PMBirmingham
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Overview: Bus from Carlisle to Birmingham

distanceDistance171 miles (276 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$54 (€48)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Carlisle to Birmingham cover the 171 miles (276 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $45 (€40), but the average price of bus tickets is $54 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Carlisle and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express from Carlisle to Birmingham

Travel between Carlisle and Birmingham from $45 (€40) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Carlisle - Birmingham bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

  • Average Price: $45

Travel Tips: Bus to Birmingham from Carlisle

Take the bus to Birmingham easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Carlisle to Birmingham.
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets between Carlisle and Birmingham for as low as $45 (€40)  for the next 7 days.
The bus price between Carlisle and Birmingham is on average $54 (€48)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The Carlisle to Birmingham bus distance is approximately 171 miles (276 km).
On average the Carlisle to Birmingham bus travel time is 4 h 45 min  for the 171 miles (276 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking a bus from Carlisle, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Carlisle and Carlisle, Bus Station (Lonsdale Street). When you arrive in Birmingham, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13).

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Carlisle   to Birmingham, Coach Station.

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Carlisle, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Carlisle. The most popular arrival bus station in Birmingham, called Birmingham, Coach Station, is located around 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from its city center.

When taking a bus from Carlisle to Birmingham, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service between Carlisle and Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
The earliest bus departing from Carlisle to Birmingham leaves at 10: 20 AM. The last bus departing from Carlisle to Birmingham leaves at 11: 45 AM. You can find the latest Carlisle to Birmingham bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book a bus ticket from Carlisle to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $54 (€48) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Carlisle to Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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