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from Carlisle to London

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

Our recommendation

To get from Carlisle to London on Dec 3 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:35AMCarlisle, Lonsdale Street6h45 07:20AMLondon
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$471One-way
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12:35AMCarlisle, Lonsdale Street6h45 07:20AMLondon
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$471One-way
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02:20PMEdinburgh Airport1h20 03:40PMLondon Stansted Airport
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$1351One-way
06:00PMEdinburgh Airport1h20 07:20PMLondon Stansted Airport
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$1491One-way
06:15PMEdinburgh Airport1h15 07:30PMLondon Luton Airport
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$1511One-way

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Thu
Dec 2
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$105easyJet
Fri
Dec 3
$138Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$122easyJet
Sat
Dec 4
$111Avanti West Coast
$54National Express
$88easyJet
Sun
Dec 5
$139Avanti West Coast
$30National Express
$112easyJet
Mon
Dec 6
$130Avanti West Coast
$60National Express
$74easyJet
Tue
Dec 7
$111Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$48easyJet
Wed
Dec 8
$66Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$41easyJet
Thu
Dec 9
$73Avanti West Coast
$52National Express
$41easyJet
Fri
Dec 10
$138Avanti West Coast
$33National Express
$67easyJet
Sat
Dec 11
$112Avanti West Coast
$48National Express
$68easyJet
Sun
Dec 12
$132Avanti West Coast
$24National Express
$85easyJet
Mon
Dec 13
$66Avanti West Coast
$55National Express
$48easyJet
Tue
Dec 14
$57Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$42easyJet
Wed
Dec 15
$57Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$43easyJet
Thu
Dec 16
$96Avanti West Coast
$48National Express
$43easyJet
Fri
Dec 17
$137Avanti West Coast
$40National Express
$57easyJet
Sat
Dec 18
$112Avanti West Coast
$48National Express
$47easyJet
Sun
Dec 19
$138Avanti West Coast
$40National Express
$88easyJet
Mon
Dec 20
$138Avanti West Coast
$64National Express
$41easyJet
Tue
Dec 21
$68Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$42easyJet
Wed
Dec 22
$95Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$41easyJet

Travel Information from Carlisle to London

distanceDistance260 miles (420 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$54 - $137
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $54 (€45) • 8 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $137 (€114) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 260 miles (420 km) to London from Carlisle. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $54 (€45). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Carlisle to London.

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FAQs
How do I travel from Carlisle to London?

You can travel between Carlisle and London 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to London is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $54 (€45) compared to other travel options to London:

A bus is $83 (€69) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Carlisle to London costing on average $137 (€114).

Taking a bus is usually $56 (€47) less than taking a train to London, which costs on average $110 (€92) for the same trip.

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

The fastest way from Carlisle to London is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, getting to London by bus can take on average 8 h 30 min.

In comparison, getting to London by train can take on average 3 h 19 min.

What is the distance from Carlisle to London?

The distance from Carlisle to London is approximately 260 miles (420 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Carlisle to London is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Carlisle and London as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Carlisle, Lonsdale Street and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Trains mostly depart from Carlisle and arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel operators can get me to London from Carlisle?

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

  • Travel with easyJet for flights to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Carlisle to London tickets on Omio for $137 (€114).
  • Travel with National Express to go to London by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Carlisle to London tickets on Omio for $54 (€45).
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast to go to London by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Avanti West Coast Carlisle to London tickets on Omio for $110 (€92).
Can I find a direct route from Carlisle to London?

Yes, there are direct services available from Carlisle to London with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 16 direct trains per day with Avanti West Coast.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Carlisle to London?
Many of our customers traveling from Carlisle to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after London are Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Carlisle to London tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $137 (€114) one way on average for this trip.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $54 (€45) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket costs $110 (€92) one way on average for this journey.

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