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from Leeds to Carlisle

You can get from Leeds to Carlisle by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Leeds to Carlisle on 4 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:18Leeds Railway Station2h39 20:57Carlisle
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£181One-way
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18:18Leeds Railway Station2h39 20:57Carlisle
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£181One-way
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16:48Leeds Railway Station2h40 19:28Carlisle
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£181One-way
09:19Leeds Railway Station2h42 12:01Carlisle
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£181One-way
15:18Leeds Railway Station2h42 18:00Carlisle
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£181One-way

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Fri
3 Dec
£19Northern Rail
£45National Express
Sat
4 Dec
£18Northern Rail
£37National Express
Sun
5 Dec
£15Northern Rail
£35National Express
Tue
7 Dec
£16Northern Rail
£31National Express
Wed
8 Dec
£16Northern Rail
£31National Express
Thu
9 Dec
£16Northern Rail
£34National Express
Sat
11 Dec
£15Northern Rail
£35National Express
Sun
12 Dec
£15Northern Rail
£35National Express
Mon
13 Dec
£36Northern Rail
£31National Express
Tue
14 Dec
£15Northern Rail
£32National Express
Wed
15 Dec
£15Northern Rail
£31National Express
Thu
16 Dec
£15Northern Rail
£31National Express

Travel Information from Leeds to Carlisle

distanceDistance94 miles (151 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £33
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £16 • 2 h 41 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £16 • 2 h 41 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a coach or train to travel 94 miles (151 km) between Leeds and Carlisle. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 41 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Leeds to Carlisle.

Travel Tips

Travel from Leeds to Carlisle
Travel 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 Leeds to Carlisle.
FAQs
What are my Leeds to Carlisle travel options?

There are 2 ways to get from Leeds to Carlisle: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Carlisle?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Leeds to Carlisle, which costs on average £16.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Carlisle:

A train is generally £17 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £33 from Leeds to Carlisle.

What is the fastest way to get from Leeds to Carlisle?

The fastest way to get to Carlisle from Leeds is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 41 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 5 h 30 min.

How many miles are between Leeds and Carlisle

The distance from Leeds to Carlisle is approximately 94 miles (151 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Leeds to Carlisle?

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Carlisle is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Leeds to Carlisle?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Leeds to Carlisle:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop to Carlisle, Lonsdale Street.
  • Most travellers take a train from Leeds Railway Station to Carlisle.
Which travel operators can get me from Leeds to Carlisle?

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

  • You can travel by coach between Leeds and Carlisle with National Express, and you can find National Express Leeds to Carlisle tickets for £33 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Leeds to Carlisle with Northern Rail, and you can find Northern Rail Leeds to Carlisle tickets for £16 on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Leeds to Carlisle?

Yes, there are direct services available from Leeds to Carlisle with the following travel operators:

  • You can book a direct coach with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Carlisle as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Leeds to Carlisle.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Leeds to Carlisle?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Leeds to Carlisle often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Newcastle upon Tyne. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Leeds and Carlisle itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Carlisle and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my Leeds to Carlisle ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £33 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £16 one way on average.

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

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