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.
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5 h 11 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Cardiff to Carlisle without changing at least once.
|Distance||236 miles (380 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||£135 (€150)|
|Train frequency||19 a day|
Trains from Cardiff to Carlisle cover the 236 miles (380 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 8 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £135, but the average price of train tickets is £135. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Carlisle.
For as little as £135 you can travel by train from Cardiff to Carlisle with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Cardiff and Carlisle you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Enjoy a smooth and easy journey from Cardiff to Carlisle with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes between Cardiff and Carlisle as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Cardiff to Carlisle train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Cardiff to Carlisle on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 236 miles (380 km) journey to Carlisle from Cardiff with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.
CrossCountry from Cardiff to Carlisle train information:
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cardiff Central and arrive in Carlisle.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Cardiff Central and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Carlisle and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the train station to the city centre in Carlisle.
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