Carlisle to Liverpool train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Carlisle to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Apr 24


Fastest Journey

2 h 19 m


2 h 40 m

Trains per day



165 km

Cheap train tickets from Carlisle to start from $21 with an average ticket price of $41.

The fastest train from Carlisle to takes 2h 19m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 40m and covers a distance of 165 km.

3 trains that leave Carlisle for every day with 3 travelling directly.

Transpennine Express
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Avanti West Coast
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Avanti West Coast
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Overview: Train from Carlisle to Liverpool

distanceDistance102 miles (165 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or TransPennine Express

Trains from Carlisle to Liverpool cover the 102 miles (165 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 17 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $45 (€39), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $26 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Carlisle and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

FAQs: Trains from Carlisle to Liverpool

FAQs: Travel by train from Carlisle to Liverpool 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 Liverpool.
Cheap train tickets from Carlisle to Liverpool can start from as little as $26 (€22) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Carlisle to Liverpool is $45 (€39); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Carlisle to Liverpool train travel time is 2 h 17 min   for the 102 mile (165 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Carlisle to Liverpool leaves at 8: 04 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Carlisle to Liverpool leaves at 8: 07 PM.
There are 15 trains a day from Carlisle to Liverpool which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Carlisle to Liverpool, you can count on Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to Liverpool. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Liverpool from Carlisle and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 07 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Carlisle, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Liverpool Lime Street, located 0.4 miles (731 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Carlisle to Liverpool is February.
You have options as you can travel between Carlisle and Liverpool 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Carlisle and Liverpool

Carlisle is the most popular Carlisle railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Carlisle for your trip to Liverpool.
Amenities at station
Public transit options for Carlisle
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station
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