You can get from Manchester to Carlisle by train, bus or flight.
To get from Manchester to Carlisle on 20 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||101 miles (163 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£27 - £28|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £27 • 1 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £27 • 1 h 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Avanti West Coast|
Travel 101 miles (163 km) by coach or train to Carlisle from Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Carlisle.
There are 2 ways that you can travel between Manchester and Carlisle. You can take a coach or train.
Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Manchester to Carlisle. Tickets for a train cost on average £27.
This is compared to other travel options to Carlisle:
A train is £1 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Manchester to Carlisle costing on average £28.
The quickest way to travel between Manchester and Carlisle is by train, which takes on average 1 h 45 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Carlisle by coach can take on average 3 h 15 min.
The Manchester to Carlisle distance is approximately 101 miles (163 km).
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Carlisle is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Manchester to Carlisle as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Carlisle:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Carlisle, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before travelling from Manchester to Carlisle, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Manchester to Carlisle tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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