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from Preston to Carlisle

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Travel from Preston to Carlisle
Travel to Carlisle 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 Preston to Carlisle.
How do I get from Preston to Carlisle?

Travel Preston to Carlisle by train.

What is the quickest way from Preston to Carlisle?

Going by train is the quickest way from Preston to Carlisle with an average travel time of 1 h 3 min.

How many miles from Preston to Carlisle would I travel?

The distance from Preston to Carlisle is approximately 78 miles (126 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Preston to Carlisle is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their train from Preston and arrive in Carlisle.
Who can get me from Preston to Carlisle?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Preston to Carlisle:

  • You can go to Carlisle from Preston by train with First Transpennine Express. You'll see cheap train tickets for $12 (€10) with First Transpennine Express from Preston to Carlisle on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Preston to Carlisle?

Yes, there is a direct service from Preston to Carlisle:

  • You can check for a direct train to Carlisle with with 25 direct trains per day.

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 route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Preston to Carlisle?
Many of our customers traveling from Preston to Carlisle don't make Carlisle their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Carlisle are London, Glasgow or Newcastle upon Tyne, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Carlisle to any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket from Preston to Carlisle online to score the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets cost on average $12 (€10) one way.

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

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