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from Carlisle to Liverpool

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Travel Information to Liverpool from Carlisle

distanceDistance102 miles (165 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $59
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $17 (€14) • 2 h 11 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $17 (€14) • 2 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Take a bus or train to travel 102 miles (165 km) to Liverpool from Carlisle. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Carlisle to Liverpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from Carlisle to Liverpool

Travel 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.

How do I travel from Carlisle to Liverpool?

You can travel from Carlisle to Liverpool 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Carlisle to Liverpool?

The cheapest way to go to Liverpool from Carlisle is by taking a train, which costs on average $17 (€14).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Liverpool:

A train is generally $42 (€35) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $59 (€49) from Carlisle to Liverpool.

What is the quickest way to get from Carlisle to Liverpool?

The fastest way from Carlisle to Liverpool is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 11 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 5 h 35 min.

What is the distance from Carlisle to Liverpool?

Liverpool is approximately 102 miles (165 km) away from Carlisle.

How many services a day are there from Carlisle to Liverpool?

The average frequency per day from Carlisle to Liverpool is:

  • 24 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Carlisle to Liverpool 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 Liverpool?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Carlisle to Liverpool:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Carlisle to Liverpool depart from Carlisle, Lonsdale Street to Liverpool, Liverpool One.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Carlisle and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Which travel operators can get me to Liverpool from Carlisle?

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

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Liverpool. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Carlisle to Liverpool tickets on Omio for $59 (€49).
  • Avanti West Coast can take you to Liverpool by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Avanti West Coast from Carlisle to Liverpool for $17 (€14).

Can I find a direct route to Liverpool from Carlisle?

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

  • You can book a direct bus with.

Direct services to Liverpool 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 other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Carlisle to Liverpool?

Many of our customers traveling from Carlisle to Liverpool don't make Liverpool their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Liverpool are London, Manchester or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Liverpool to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I buy my Carlisle to Liverpool one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $59 (€49) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $17 (€14) one way.

But we recommend booking Carlisle to Liverpool 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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