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from Carlisle to Leeds

You can get from Carlisle to Leeds by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Carlisle to Leeds on Jan 18 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Carlisle to Leeds

distanceDistance94 miles (151 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $76
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $21 (€17) • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $21 (€17) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a bus or train to travel 94 miles (151 km) from Carlisle to Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Carlisle to Leeds.

Travel Tips: Travel from Carlisle to Leeds

Travel to Leeds 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 Leeds.

How do I go from Carlisle to Leeds?

There are 2 travel options from Carlisle to Leeds: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Leeds?

The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Leeds is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $21 (€17) compared to other travel options to Leeds:

Taking a train is about $54 (€45) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $76 (€62) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Carlisle to Leeds?

The fastest way from Carlisle to Leeds is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leeds that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Leeds by bus can take on average 4 h 55 min.

How far is it from Carlisle to Leeds?

You should expect to travel around 94 miles (151 km) between Carlisle and Leeds.

How many services a day are there between Carlisle and Leeds?

The average frequency per day from Carlisle to Leeds is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Carlisle to Leeds as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Carlisle and in Leeds?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Carlisle to Leeds:

  • Buses most often depart from Carlisle at Carlisle, Lonsdale Street and arrive in Leeds at Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.
  • Trains mostly leave from Carlisle and tend to arrive in Leeds Railway Station.

Which travel companies can get me from Carlisle to Leeds?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Carlisle to Leeds, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Leeds by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Carlisle to Leeds tickets on Omio for $76 (€62).
  • Northern Rail can get you to Leeds by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Northern Rail from Carlisle to Leeds for $21 (€17) on Omio.

Can I find a direct route between Carlisle and Leeds?

Yes, there are direct routes from Carlisle to Leeds with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to take to Leeds with Northern Rail.

Direct services to Leeds tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Carlisle to Leeds?

Omio customers who travel from Carlisle to Leeds often also extend their vacation to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Leeds and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Carlisle to Leeds online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Carlisle to Leeds, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $76 (€62) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $21 (€17) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Carlisle to Leeds tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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