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Bus Information between Edinburgh and Carlisle

distanceDistance73 miles (118 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$30 (€25)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Edinburgh to Carlisle cover the 73 miles (118 km) long route taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $30 (€25), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $30 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Carlisle, Lonsdale Street.

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Bus to Carlisle from Edinburgh
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FAQs
How much do cheap buses to Carlisle from Edinburgh cost?
Bus tickets to Carlisle from Edinburgh for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $30 (€25)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus from Edinburgh to Carlisle?
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Carlisle bus price to come in at an average of $30 (€25)  one way.
How far is Edinburgh to Carlisle by bus?
The bus distance from Edinburgh to Carlisle is around 73 miles (118 km).
What is the Edinburgh to Carlisle bus travel time?
The bus time to Carlisle from Edinburgh is on average 3 h 25 min  for the 73 miles (118 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Edinburgh to Carlisle by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which bus station from Edinburgh to Carlisle do I depart from? Which Carlisle bus station from Edinburgh do I arrive in?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arriving in Carlisle, Lonsdale Street.

Where is the bus station in Edinburgh to go to Carlisle? Where is the bus station in Carlisle located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.2 miles (429 m) from the city center of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival bus station, Carlisle, Lonsdale Street, is located 0.2 miles (381 m) away from the city center of Carlisle.

Can I purchase a direct bus from Edinburgh to Carlisle?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Edinburgh to Carlisle on Omio with National Express, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your bus ticket.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets from Edinburgh to Carlisle for the best deals?
If you purchase the Edinburgh to Carlisle bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $30 (€25). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Carlisle from Edinburgh. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.