How to get from Carlisle to Aberdeen

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Travel Information from Carlisle to Aberdeen

distanceDistance158 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£139 - £148
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £139 • 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £139 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesScotrail, Eastern Airways or Scotrail

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 158 miles to Aberdeen from Carlisle. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £139. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Scotrail, Eastern Airways or Scotrail among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Carlisle to Aberdeen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Carlisle to Aberdeen

Travel to Aberdeen 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 Aberdeen.

There are 4 ways to get from Carlisle to Aberdeen: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Aberdeen. Tickets for a flight cost on average £139.

This is compared to other travel options to Aberdeen:

A flight is generally £9 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £148 from Carlisle to Aberdeen.

A flight is £8 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Carlisle to Aberdeen costing on average £147.

The quickest way to travel to Aberdeen from Carlisle is by flight, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Aberdeen by coach can take on average 5 h 51 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 45 min.

You should expect to travel around 158 miles from Carlisle to Aberdeen.

The average frequency per day from Carlisle to Aberdeen is:

  • 3 coaches per day.
  • 9 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Carlisle and Aberdeen as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Carlisle to Aberdeen:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Carlisle and tend to arrive in Aberdeen, Guild Street.
  • Trains mostly depart from Carlisle and arrive in Aberdeen.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Carlisle to Aberdeen:

  • You can take a coach from Carlisle to Aberdeen with Scotrail. Cheap tickets can be found for £148 with Scotrail from Carlisle to Aberdeen.
  • You can go to Aberdeen from Carlisle by plane with Eastern Airways. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £139 with Eastern Airways from Carlisle to Aberdeen on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Aberdeen from Carlisle with Scotrail, and you can find Scotrail Carlisle to Aberdeen tickets for £147 on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Carlisle to Aberdeen often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Edinburgh, London or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Carlisle and Aberdeen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Aberdeen and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Carlisle to Aberdeen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £148 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £139 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £147 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Aberdeen from Carlisle online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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