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Overview: Train from Carlisle to Birmingham

distanceDistance171 miles (276 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£37 (€42)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from Carlisle to Birmingham cover the 171 miles (276 km) long route taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Carlisle and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Travel Tips: Trains from Carlisle to Birmingham

Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.

How much does a cheap train between Carlisle and Birmingham cost?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Carlisle and Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from £17  one way.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Carlisle to Birmingham on average?

The Carlisle to Birmingham train ticket price is on average £37  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance between Carlisle and Birmingham by train?

The Carlisle to Birmingham train distance is approximately 171 miles (276 km).

How long is the train between Carlisle and Birmingham?

The train time between Carlisle and Birmingham is on average 2 h 56 min  for the 171 miles (276 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Birmingham from Carlisle by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Carlisle to Birmingham, which train station in Carlisle do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Carlisle   and arriving in Birmingham New Street.

Where do I find the Carlisle train station to Birmingham? Where is the Birmingham train station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Carlisle and need to travel around 0.3 miles (544 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 0.2 miles (399 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies can take me from Carlisle to Birmingham?

When taking a train from Carlisle to Birmingham, you can count on Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Birmingham from Carlisle and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When can I take the first train from Carlisle to Birmingham? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train for this journey departs from Carlisle at 08: 07. The last train leaves from Carlisle at 12: 49. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Carlisle to Birmingham and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Carlisle to Birmingham for the best deals?

If you book Carlisle to Birmingham train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £37. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Carlisle and Birmingham. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Carlisle is Carlisle. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Carlisle for your trip between Carlisle and Birmingham.