Carlisle to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Carlisle to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Cheapest

45

Average

47

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Carlisle to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
07:34AMCarlisle1h46 09:20AMManchester Oxford Road
0 transfers
451One-way
Cheapest
06:29AMCarlisle1h51 08:20AMManchester Oxford Road
0 transfers
451One-way
05:43AMCarlisle2h11 07:54AMManchester Oxford Road
1 transfer
491One-way
08:09AMCarlisle2h06 10:15AMManchester Victoria
1 transfer
491One-way
06:47AMCarlisle2h09 08:56AMManchester Oxford Road
1 transfer
491One-way

Train schedule from Carlisle to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, November 29
05:43AMCarlisle2h11 07:54AMManchester Oxford Road
1 transfer
06:29AMCarlisle1h51 08:20AMManchester Oxford Road
0 transfers
06:47AMCarlisle2h09 08:56AMManchester Oxford Road
1 transfer
07:34AMCarlisle1h46 09:20AMManchester Oxford Road
0 transfers
07:46AMCarlisle2h08 09:54AMManchester Oxford Road
1 transfer
08:09AMCarlisle2h06 10:15AMManchester Victoria
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Carlisle to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

1 h 46 m

Average

2 h 1 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

164 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Carlisle for Manchester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
07:34AMCarlisle1h46 09:20AMManchester Oxford Road
0 transfers
451One-way
06:29AMCarlisle1h51 08:20AMManchester Oxford Road
0 transfers
451One-way
08:09AMCarlisle2h06 10:15AMManchester Victoria
1 transfer
491One-way
07:46AMCarlisle2h08 09:54AMManchester Oxford Road
1 transfer
491One-way
06:47AMCarlisle2h09 08:56AMManchester Oxford Road
1 transfer
491One-way

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Overview: Train from Carlisle to Manchester

distanceDistance101 miles (163 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency30 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast, Northern Rail, Transpennine Express or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Carlisle to Manchester cover the 101 miles (163 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 46 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Northern Rail, Transpennine Express or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 30 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $51 (€46), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Carlisle and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) from Carlisle to Manchester trains

First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) trains will get you from Carlisle to Manchester from $17 (€16). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Northern Rail (3)
First TransPennine Express 3

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

    Find cheap tickets for First TransPennine Express 3 trains from Carlisle to Manchester on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Carlisle to Manchester train schedule from First TransPennine Express 3, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 101 miles (163 km) journey between Carlisle and Manchester, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Carlisle and Manchester in the Omio app, you can check to see if the First TransPennine Express 3 trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the First TransPennine Express 3 train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Manchester from Carlisle and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Manchester from Carlisle with First TransPennine Express 3!

    Carlisle to Manchester train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

    • Average Duration: 1 h 47 min
    • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 14 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Carlisle to Manchester

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Manchester 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 Manchester.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Manchester from Carlisle for the next 7 days starting from $17 (€16)  one way.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $51 (€46)  for a train ticket to Manchester from Carlisle.
    You should expect to travel around 101 miles (163 km)  from Carlisle to Manchester by train.
    While the time it takes to travel 101 miles (163 km) between Carlisle and Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Carlisle to Manchester train journey time is on average 1 h 46 min.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Carlisle   and arriving in Manchester Piccadilly.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Carlisle, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Carlisle. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from its city center.

    For the route from Carlisle to Manchester you can take a train with Avanti West Coast, Northern Rail, Transpennine Express or TransPennine Express Service. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Manchester from Carlisle on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 14 direct trains per day from Carlisle to Manchester. You can look to travel with Transpennine Express  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
    The average number of trains departing Carlisle for Manchester is 30 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first Carlisle to Manchester train departs at 5: 43 AM   and the last train from Carlisle to Manchester leaves at 9: 37 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Carlisle to Manchester on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you purchase a train ticket from Carlisle to Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $51 (€46) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Carlisle to Manchester are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports in Carlisle and Manchester

    Carlisle
    Manchester
    The major railway station for departures from Carlisle is Carlisle. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Carlisle for your journey to Manchester from Carlisle.
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    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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