How to get from Carlisle to Liverpool

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Travel Information between Carlisle and Liverpool

distanceDistance102 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£30 - £42
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £30 • 2 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £30 • 2 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transpennine Express

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 102 miles between Carlisle and Liverpool. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £30. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Carlisle to Liverpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from Carlisle to Liverpool

Travel to Liverpool 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 Liverpool.

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

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Liverpool. Tickets for a train cost on average £30.

This is compared to other travel options to Liverpool:

A train is about £12 less than a coach, which costs on average £42 for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Liverpool from Carlisle is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Liverpool that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 3 h 23 min.

The distance from Carlisle to Liverpool is approximately 102 miles.

The average frequency per day from Carlisle to Liverpool is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.
  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Carlisle and Liverpool 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 Liverpool:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Carlisle to Liverpool, Liverpool One.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Carlisle and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Carlisle to Liverpool, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Liverpool by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Carlisle to Liverpool for £42.
  • Travel with Transpennine Express to go to Liverpool by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Transpennine Express Carlisle to Liverpool tickets on Omio for £30.
Many of our customers travelling from Carlisle to Liverpool don't make Liverpool their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Manchester or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Carlisle and Liverpool trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Liverpool to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £42 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £30 one way on average.

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

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