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from London to Carlisle

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Carlisle on Nov 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30AMLondon Euston3h17 12:47PMCarlisle
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$1111One-way
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09:30AMLondon Euston3h17 12:47PMCarlisle
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10:30AMLondon Euston3h21 01:51PMCarlisle
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10:43AMLondon Euston4h16 02:59PMCarlisle
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$1381One-way
08:30AMLondon Euston3h20 11:50AMCarlisle
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$2671One-way

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Mon
Nov 29
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$60National Express
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Tue
Nov 30
$110Avanti West Coast
$54National Express
$72easyJet
Wed
Dec 1
$111Avanti West Coast
$54National Express
$68easyJet
Thu
Dec 2
$110Avanti West Coast
$54National Express
$92easyJet
Fri
Dec 3
$102Avanti West Coast
$46National Express
$94easyJet
Sat
Dec 4
$110Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$88easyJet
Sun
Dec 5
$138Avanti West Coast
$54National Express
$93easyJet
Mon
Dec 6
$109Avanti West Coast
$59National Express
$42easyJet
Tue
Dec 7
$95Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$43easyJet
Wed
Dec 8
$102Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$41easyJet
Thu
Dec 9
$104Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$70easyJet
Sat
Dec 11
$103Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$52easyJet
Sun
Dec 12
$102Avanti West Coast
$46National Express
$55easyJet
Tue
Dec 14
$66Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$42easyJet
Wed
Dec 15
$79Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$45easyJet
Thu
Dec 16
$93Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$60easyJet
Fri
Dec 17
$94Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$102easyJet
Sat
Dec 18
$136Avanti West Coast
$47National Express
$87easyJet
Sun
Dec 19
$102Avanti West Coast
$54National Express
$81easyJet

Travel Information to Carlisle from London

distanceDistance260 miles (420 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$54 - $91
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $54 (€45) • 6 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $81 (€67) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways, National Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 260 miles (420 km) by flight, bus or train from London to Carlisle. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 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 route are British Airways, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from London to Carlisle.

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FAQs
How do I reach Carlisle from London?

There are 3 ways to travel to Carlisle from London including taking a flight, bus or train.

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

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

Taking a bus is usually $27 (€22) less than taking a flight to Carlisle, which costs on average $81 (€67) for the same trip.

A bus is $37 (€30) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from London to Carlisle costing on average $91 (€75).

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

The fastest way to get to Carlisle from London is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Carlisle can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 35 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 17 min.

What is the distance between London and Carlisle?

You should expect to travel around 260 miles (420 km) between London and Carlisle.

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

The average frequency per day from London to Carlisle is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between London and Carlisle 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 London and in Carlisle?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road to Carlisle, Lonsdale Street.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from London to Carlisle depart from London Victoria to Carlisle.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from London to Carlisle?

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

  • British Airways can get you to Carlisle by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with British Airways from London to Carlisle for $81 (€67) on Omio.
  • Travel with National Express for buses to Carlisle. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express London to Carlisle tickets on Omio for $54 (€45).
  • Avanti West Coast can get you to Carlisle by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Avanti West Coast from London to Carlisle for $91 (€75) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between London and Carlisle?

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

  • You'll find 12 direct trains a day to Carlisle with Avanti West Coast.

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 journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from London to Carlisle?
Looking to extend your trip from London to Carlisle? Many Omio customers who go from London to Carlisle usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Glasgow, Newcastle upon Tyne or Edinburgh. If you're looking to explore Glasgow, Newcastle upon Tyne or Edinburgh from Carlisle, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my London to Carlisle one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from London to Carlisle, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $81 (€67) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing $54 (€45) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $91 (€75) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Carlisle online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.