You can get from Edinburgh to Carlisle by train, bus or flight.
To get from Edinburgh to Carlisle on Nov 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||73 miles (118 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$18 - $30|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $18 (€15) • 1 h 13 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $18 (€15) • 1 h 13 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Avanti West Coast|
Take a bus or train to travel 73 miles (118 km) between Edinburgh and Carlisle. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 13 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€15). 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 Edinburgh to Carlisle.
There are 2 ways to travel to Carlisle from Edinburgh including taking a bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Carlisle from Edinburgh is by taking a train, which costs on average $18 (€15).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Carlisle:
Taking a train is about $13 (€10) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $30 (€25) for this trip.
The quickest way to travel between Edinburgh and Carlisle is by train, which takes on average 1 h 13 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 25 min of travel time.
The Edinburgh to Carlisle distance is around 73 miles (118 km).
The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Carlisle is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Edinburgh and Carlisle as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Carlisle:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Carlisle, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Edinburgh to Carlisle with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Carlisle 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 trip.
Before traveling from Edinburgh to Carlisle, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Edinburgh to Carlisle 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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