Carlisle to London coach

Cheap bus tickets from Carlisle to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£41

Average

£41

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

National Express
10:20Carlisle8h45 19:05London
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£411One-way

Bus Timetable Carlisle to London

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Bus times from Carlisle to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

8 h 45 m

Average

8 h 45 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

421 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Carlisle for London every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
10:20Carlisle8h45 19:05London
0 changes
£411One-way

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Overview: Coach from Carlisle to London

distanceDistance260 miles (420 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£45 (€50)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Carlisle to London cover the 260 miles (420 km) long route taking on average 8 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £45, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £40.

Coach companies: National Express Carlisle to London

For as little as £40 you can travel by coach to London from Carlisle with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from Carlisle to London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Carlisle to London coach information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 40 min
  • Average Price: £40
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

Coaches from Carlisle to London

Over 300 miles apart, the north-west city of Carlisle and the British capital of London are connected by direct National Express coaches. Each day, passengers can expect to find two direct departures from the UK's leading coach provider. The 320-mile route takes between eight and nine hours to complete, with the options of an afternoon departure, or an evening departure travelling through the night arriving in London the following morning. Whenever passengers decide to travel, National Express should have a journey to accommodate their needs. 

Which coach companies travel from Carlisle to London?

There is only one company operating along the Carlisle to London route. National Express offers two services per day, with no competition. Onboard, passengers can enjoy their free WiFi, spacious seating with good legroom, and personal control over their air conditioning to ensure maximum comfort.

How long is the coach from Carlisle to London?

The journey time varies slightly, depending on whether or not passengers will be on the road during peak travel time, where there is likely to be more congestion. Whenever passengers travel, they can expect journey times of between eight and nine hours.

How many coaches are there from Carlisle to London?

Each day, passengers can expect to choose from two direct National Express departures. There tends to be a lunchtime departure and an evening departure, with services travelling through the night to arrive in London the following morning. Services continue through the weekend with no change to the frequency or duration of the trip.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Carlisle to London?

Departure bus station: Coaches from Carlisle to London begin their journey at Carlisle Lonsdale Street Bus Station. The centrally located station is a short walk from Carlisle train station. Very close by, passengers can find The Lanes shopping centre and historic features such as the Market Cross Monument and Carlisle Castle.

Arrival bus station: Coaches from Carlisle to London terminate at London's busiest coach station, London Victoria, found directly in the heart of Westminster. The coach station is a short 10-minute walk from the well-linked Victoria train station for easy onward travel by bus, London Underground or rail. London Victoria train station has extensive facilities, including bathrooms, several dining options and cafes as well as supermarkets to purchase snacks.

Travel Tips: Coach to London from Carlisle

Take the bus to London 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 Carlisle to London.
FAQs
You can find a cheap coach from Carlisle to London for some dates and times for as low as £40  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Carlisle to London coach prices are on average £45  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Carlisle to London via coach to be approximately 260 miles (420 km).
While the time it takes to travel 260 miles (420 km) between Carlisle and London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Carlisle to London is on average 8 h 30 min.
If you're looking for coaches from Carlisle to London, you can rely on National Express to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Carlisle to London trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 coach a day from Carlisle to London. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first coach from Carlisle to London leaves at 10: 20   and the last coach for this leaves at 23: 05. Omio shows you the latest coach from Carlisle to London timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase coach tickets between Carlisle and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £45 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from Carlisle to London a few months in advance.

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