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What train companies travel to Carlisle, United Kingdom?

Located in United Kingdom, Carlisle is accessible by train from 6 other cities. You can choose from 64 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Carlisle on Wanderu. Northern Rail usually has the most trains on any given day.

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Train companies serving Carlisle

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Northern Rail191h 47m£19.18
Avanti West Coast62h 47m£71.36
TransPennine Express62h 2m£30.34
ScotRail21h 51m£18.90
Transport For Wales12h 30m£59.60
  • Avanti West Coast

    Avanti West Coast

    Avanti West Coast is one of the primary rail links between London and Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Glasgow, and Edinburgh. On any given day, Avanti West Coast operates almost 300 routes and departs hourly from select destinations.

  • ScotRail


    ScotRail is Scotland's main rail company, with destinations including Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen. ScotRail trains now offer complimentary WiFi, as well as onboard restrooms and catering on both suburban commuter routes and intercity services.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a train ticket to Carlisle?

£3.80 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Carlisle, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Carlisle. In the last month, trains from Gateshead to Carlisle had the lowest average price at £8.42.

Where is the train station in Carlisle, United Kingdom?

The main train station in Carlisle is Carlisle Train Station. As the busiest station, it has the most train arrivals, although some trains may make other stops in and around Carlisle.

What is the closest airport to Carlisle, CMA?

The closest airport to Carlisle is Carlisle Airport (CAX), it is located 5.9 miles from the city center of Carlisle.

Is Carlisle a popular train travel destination?

Carlisle is the most popular train destination in Cumbria. It also ranks number 439 in United Kingdom. Carlisle has the most train connections in the region. There are 51 train schedules arriving in Carlisle each day.

What is the population of Carlisle?

The population of Carlisle is 78470. Carlisle ranks number 4 in terms of population in Cumbria and number 298 in all of United Kingdom.

How much do train tickets to Carlisle cost?

Train tickets to Carlisle range from £4 for a short trip to Carlisle, while a 60 to 200 mile train trip to Carlisle starts at , and a longer trip by train to Carlisle can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as £4.

What train station is located closest to the city center of Carlisle?

The closest train station to the city center of Carlisle is Carlisle Train Station, located just 0.1 miles away. Select Carlisle Train Station as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Carlisle. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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