Cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Carlisle

Showing times and prices for 19 Jan

Cheapest

£22

Average

£27

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.

The average ticket from Edinburgh to Carlisle will cost around £ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 22.

Cheapest
08:20Edinburgh3h25 11:45Carlisle, Lonsdale Street
0 changes
£221One-way
2nd Cheapest
17:25Edinburgh6h40 00:05Carlisle, Lonsdale Street
1 changes
£321One-way

Bus Timetable Edinburgh to Carlisle

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08:20Edinburgh3h25 11:45Carlisle, Lonsdale Street
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17:25Edinburgh6h40 00:05Carlisle, Lonsdale Street
0 changes

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Wed
19 Jan
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Thu
20 Jan
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Fri
21 Jan
£14Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Sat
22 Jan
£14Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Sun
23 Jan
£18Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Mon
24 Jan
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Tue
25 Jan
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Wed
26 Jan
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Thu
27 Jan
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Fri
28 Jan
£14Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Sat
29 Jan
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Sun
30 Jan
£14Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Mon
31 Jan
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Tue
1 Feb
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Wed
2 Feb
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Thu
3 Feb
£11Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Fri
4 Feb
£14Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Sat
5 Feb
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£22National Express
Sun
6 Feb
£39First Transpennine Express
£22National Express
Mon
7 Feb
£14Avanti West Coast
£22National Express

Bus times from Edinburgh to Carlisle

Showing times and prices for 19 Jan

Fastest Journey

3 h 25 m

Average

5 h 2 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

119 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Edinburgh for Carlisle every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 119 km distance in an average of 5 h 2 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:20Edinburgh3h25 11:45Carlisle, Lonsdale Street
0 changes
£221One-way
2nd Fastest
17:25Edinburgh6h40 00:05Carlisle, Lonsdale Street
1 changes
£321One-way

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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh to Carlisle

distanceDistance73 miles (118 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£22 (€25)
changesDirect coachYes

Coaches from Edinburgh to Carlisle cover the 73 miles (118 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £22, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Carlisle, Lonsdale Street.

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FAQs

What is the cost of cheap coaches between Edinburgh and Carlisle?

You can find a cheap coach from Edinburgh to Carlisle for some dates and times for as low as £22  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a coach ticket from Edinburgh to Carlisle?

If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Carlisle coach to cost on average £22  one way.

How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Carlisle by coach?

The coach distance from Edinburgh to Carlisle is around 73 miles (118 km).

How many hours does it take from Edinburgh to Carlisle by coach?

On average the Edinburgh to Carlisle coach time is 3 h 25 min  covering the 73 miles (118 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure coach station in Edinburgh and arrival coach station in Carlisle?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arriving in Carlisle, Lonsdale Street.

Where is the coach station in Edinburgh? Where is the coach station in Carlisle?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.2 miles (429 m) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Carlisle, Lonsdale Street and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (381 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Carlisle.

When is the earliest coach from Edinburgh to Carlisle? When is the last coach from Edinburgh to Carlisle?

If you prefer early morning coaches from Edinburgh to Carlisle, the first coach leaves at 08: 20. If you prefer late night coaches from Edinburgh to Carlisle, the last coach of the day leaves at 08: 20. Omio shows you the latest coach from Edinburgh to Carlisle timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How far in advance should I book a coach ticket between Edinburgh and Carlisle to get the best deals?

If you buy Edinburgh to Carlisle coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £22. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches to Carlisle from Edinburgh. Look out for coach tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.