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Train Information to Carlisle from Leicester

distanceDistance172 miles (277 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£105 (€119)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day

Trains from Leicester to Carlisle cover the 172 miles (277 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 49 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £105, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £92. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Carlisle.

Travel Tips

Trains from Leicester to Carlisle
Travel by train to Carlisle 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 Leicester to Carlisle.
How much does a cheap train between Leicester and Carlisle cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Leicester to Carlisle to cost as little as £92  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Leicester to Carlisle?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Leicester to Carlisle train price to come in at an average of £105  one way.
How many miles is it from Leicester to Carlisle by train?
The distance to Carlisle from Leicester by train is approximately 172 miles (277 km).
How many hours does it take from Leicester to Carlisle by train?
The Leicester to Carlisle train duration is on average 3 h 49 min, which is to be expected when travelling 172 miles (277 km) between Leicester and Carlisle. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station in Leicester goes to Carlisle? Which train station do I come into Carlisle from Leicester?

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

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leicester, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Carlisle, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

How many trains are there between Leicester and Carlisle a day?
The average number of trains departing Leicester for Carlisle is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Leicester to Carlisle? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Leicester to Carlisle train departs at 07: 17   and the last train from Leicester to Carlisle leaves at 07: 17. Check out the most up-to-date Leicester to Carlisle train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I purchase train tickets from Leicester to Carlisle to score the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket to Carlisle from Leicester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £105 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Leicester and Carlisle are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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