The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Edinburgh to Carlisle is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 28 m
3 h 28 m
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Of the 1 buses that leave Edinburgh for Carlisle every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||73 miles (118 km)|
|Average bus duration||6 h 40 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$24 (€21)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus providers||Transpennine Express, National Express or Bus|
Buses from Edinburgh to Carlisle cover the 73 miles (118 km) long route taking on average 6 h 40 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, National Express or Bus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $24 (€21), but the average price of bus tickets is $24 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Carlisle.
Buy your official National Express bus tickets between Edinburgh and Carlisle from $24 (€21) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.
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 Edinburgh - Carlisle 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.
There are a few bus stations in Edinburgh to start your trip from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Bus Station. In Carlisle you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Carlisle, Carlisle, Devonshire Walk (Car Park) and Carlisle, Bus Station (Lonsdale Street).
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Carlisle.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Edinburgh, Elder Street, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Edinburgh. The most popular arrival bus station in Carlisle, called Carlisle, is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city center.
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