How to travel from Carlisle to Birmingham

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Travel Information between Carlisle and Birmingham

distanceDistance171 miles (276 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £51 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast

Travel 171 miles (276 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train to Birmingham from Carlisle. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Carlisle to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Carlisle to Birmingham

Travel 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.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Birmingham from Carlisle. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Carlisle to Birmingham, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Birmingham:

A ferry is generally £46 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £46 from Carlisle to Birmingham.

A ferry is £51 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Carlisle to Birmingham costing on average £51.

A ferry journey is usually £34 less than a journey to Birmingham by train, which costs on average £34 for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Carlisle and Birmingham is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 45 min   on average.

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In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 51 min   of travel time.

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

The average frequency per day from Carlisle to Birmingham is:

  • 15 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Birmingham from Carlisle 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 when travelling from Carlisle to Birmingham:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Carlisle and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Carlisle and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

  • You can take a coach from Carlisle to Birmingham with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £46 with National Express from Carlisle to Birmingham.
  • You can go to Birmingham from Carlisle by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £51 with easyJet from Carlisle to Birmingham on Omio.
  • You can travel to Birmingham from Carlisle by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £34 with Avanti West Coast from Carlisle to Birmingham.
Looking to extend your trip from Carlisle to Birmingham? Many Omio customers who go from Carlisle to Birmingham usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Glasgow from Birmingham, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £46 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £51 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £34 one way on average.

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

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