Cheap train tickets from Carlisle to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

£28

Average

£42

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 Carlisle to Liverpool will cost around £ 42 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.

Cheapest
09:23Carlisle2h20 11:43Liverpool Lime Street
0 changes
£281One-way
08:50Carlisle2h30 11:20Liverpool Lime Street
1 changes
£441One-way
08:09Carlisle2h31 10:40Liverpool Lime Street
1 changes
£441One-way
10:08Carlisle2h12 12:20Liverpool Lime Street
1 changes
£441One-way
10:34Carlisle2h51 13:25Liverpool Lime Street
1 changes
£451One-way

Train schedule Carlisle to Liverpool

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08:09Carlisle2h31 10:40Liverpool Lime Street
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08:50Carlisle2h30 11:20Liverpool Lime Street
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09:23Carlisle2h20 11:43Liverpool Lime Street
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10:08Carlisle2h12 12:20Liverpool Lime Street
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10:34Carlisle2h51 13:25Liverpool Lime Street
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10:49Carlisle2h35 13:24Liverpool Lime Street
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Thu
19 May
£28Transpennine Express
£36National Express
Fri
20 May
£24Transpennine Express
£45National Express
Sat
21 May
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£36National Express
Sun
22 May
£33Avanti West Coast
£54National Express

Fastest train times from Carlisle to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 12 m

Average

2 h 29 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

165 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Carlisle for Liverpool every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 165 km distance in an average of 2 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 12 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 51 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
10:08Carlisle2h12 12:20Liverpool Lime Street
1 changes
£441One-way
09:23Carlisle2h20 11:43Liverpool Lime Street
0 changes
£281One-way
08:50Carlisle2h30 11:20Liverpool Lime Street
1 changes
£441One-way
08:09Carlisle2h31 10:40Liverpool Lime Street
1 changes
£441One-way
10:49Carlisle2h35 13:24Liverpool Lime Street
1 changes
£461One-way

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Overview: Train from Carlisle to Liverpool

distanceDistance102 miles (165 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price£28 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail or Transpennine Express

Trains from Carlisle to Liverpool cover the 102 miles (165 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 46 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £24, but the average price of train tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Carlisle and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

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FAQs

What is the cost of cheap trains to Liverpool from Carlisle?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Carlisle and Liverpool to cost as little as £24  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Carlisle to Liverpool?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Carlisle to Liverpool is £28  one way.

How far is it from Carlisle to Liverpool by train?

The Carlisle to Liverpool train distance is approximately 102 miles (165 km).

How many hours does it take from Carlisle to Liverpool by train?

The train time to Liverpool from Carlisle is on average 2 h 46 min  for the 102 miles (165 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Carlisle to Liverpool by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Carlisle goes to Liverpool? Which train station do I come into Liverpool from Carlisle?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Carlisle   and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Where is the departure train station in Carlisle located? Where is the arrival train station in Liverpool located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Carlisle and travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Liverpool Lime Street and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (692 m) from the train station to the city centre in Liverpool.

What train providers offer a service between Carlisle and Liverpool?

For the best Carlisle to Liverpool train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail or Transpennine Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Carlisle and Liverpool to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services are there between Carlisle and Liverpool a day?

On average, there are 24 trains a day from Carlisle to Liverpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Carlisle to Liverpool? When does the last train depart from Carlisle to Liverpool?

The earliest train for this route departs from Carlisle at 07: 07. The last train leaves from Carlisle at 20: 04. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Carlisle to Liverpool and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Carlisle and Liverpool for the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Carlisle to Liverpool is on average £28 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Carlisle to Liverpool available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Carlisle
Liverpool
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 to Liverpool from Carlisle.