You can get from Preston to Carlisle by train, bus or flight.
To get from Preston to Carlisle on 5 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||78 miles (126 km)|
|Available travel modes||Train|
|Fastest mode||Train • £8 • 1 h 3 min|
|Popular travel companies||First Transpennine Express|
Travel 78 miles (126 km) by train between Preston and Carlisle. First Transpennine Express is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct train from Preston to Carlisle.
Travelling from Preston to Carlisle includes taking a train.
A train is the fastest way to get from Preston to Carlisle with an average travel time for this trip around 1 h 3 min.
You should expect to travel around 78 miles (126 km) from Preston to Carlisle.
The average frequency per day from Preston to Carlisle is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Preston to Carlisle as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Preston to Carlisle:
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Yes, there is a direct route available to Carlisle from Preston:
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 between Preston and Carlisle.
When planning your trip between Preston and Carlisle, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Preston and Carlisle online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.