London to Carlisle train

Cheap train tickets from London to Carlisle

Showing times and prices for 13 Aug

Cheapest

£177

Average

£177

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.

Cheapest
12:18London Kings Cross4h49 17:07Carlisle
1 change
£1771One-way
Cheapest
16:00London Kings Cross5h02 21:02Carlisle
1 change
£1771One-way

Train schedule London to Carlisle

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12:18London Kings Cross4h49 17:07Carlisle
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16:00London Kings Cross5h02 21:02Carlisle
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Fastest train times from London to Carlisle

Showing times and prices for 13 Aug

Fastest Journey

4 h 49 m

Average

4 h 55 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

421 km

It's difficult to get from London to Carlisle without changing at least once.

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12:18London Kings Cross4h49 17:07Carlisle
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£1771One-way
16:00London Kings Cross5h02 21:02Carlisle
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£1771One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Carlisle

distanceDistance260 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£177 (€200)
frequencyTrain frequency18 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 18 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCaledonian Sleeper, London North Eastern Railway, Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail

Trains from London to Carlisle cover the 260 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like Caledonian Sleeper, London North Eastern Railway, Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £35, but the average price of train tickets is £177. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Carlisle.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) and Chiltern Railways trains London to Carlisle

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Chiltern Railways
Northern Rail (3)

Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train to Carlisle from London: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

Chiltern Railways tickets between London and Carlisle are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with Chiltern Railways to Carlisle from London all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Chiltern Railways train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 260 miles (420 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the Chiltern Railways train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest London to Carlisle routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Chiltern Railways London to Carlisle train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Chiltern Railways train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Carlisle with Chiltern Railways!

    Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from London to Carlisle. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

      Trains from London to Carlisle

      Virgin trains operate regular direct trains from London to Carlisle. The daily schedule offers a first departure at around 5:30 a.m. and two trains an hour for most of the day. The final regular connection leaves London at 7:30 p.m. although there is also a sleeper service departing just before midnight. Journey times range from three hours and 15 minutes to four hours and 15 minutes.

      What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Carlisle?

      Departure Station: London Euston station is located on the northern side of the city centre. Underground trains are available on five lines from Euston and nearby Euston Square. There is a city bus terminus adjacent to the station, with routes across London. Taxis can be hired from a rank one level down from the main concourse.

      Arrival Station: Carlisle station is situated on the south-west side of the city centre, about 20 minutes walk from the castle and cathedral. Buses are available from nearby stops on English Street. The taxi rank is outside the station on Court Square.

      Travel Tips: Trains from London 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 London to Carlisle.
      FAQs
      Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from London to Carlisle for as low as £35  for the next 7 days.
      If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Carlisle train to cost on average £177  one way.
      You should expect to travel around 260 miles  from London to Carlisle by train.
      The train time from London to Carlisle is on average 3 h 18 min  for the 260 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from London to Carlisle by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

      Omio customers book a train from London Victoria   to Carlisle   most frequently for this route.

      Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from London Victoria and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

      Passengers arriving in Carlisle most often arrive at Carlisle and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from this train station to the city centre.

      For the best London to Carlisle train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Caledonian Sleeper, London North Eastern Railway, Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from London to Carlisle to compare what amenities they may offer.
      On average, there are 18 trains a day from London to Carlisle. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      The first London to Carlisle train departs at 04: 31   and the last train from London to Carlisle leaves at 22: 50. Check out the most up-to-date London to Carlisle train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
      In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Carlisle from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £177 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from London to Carlisle a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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      Carlisle
      The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your trip to Carlisle from London.
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      Public transport options for London Victoria
      Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
      Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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      Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
      Public transport options for London Euston
      Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
      Overground lines: Watford DC
      Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
      Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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      Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
      Public transport options for London Kings Cross
      Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
      Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
      Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
      Metro: N/A
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      Public transport options for London Paddington
      Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
      Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
      Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
      Metro: Tube Lines.
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      Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
      Public transport options for London St Pancras International
      Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
      Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
      Bus lines: 326, 139
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      Public transport options for London Waterloo
      Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
      Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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      Public transport options for London Liverpool Street
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
      Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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      Public transport options for London Bridge
      Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
      Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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      Public transport options for Heathrow Airport T123
      Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
      Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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      Public transport options for London Marylebone
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
      Metro: Bakerloo Line.

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