Carlisle to Stafford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:03
  • Last train
    20:09
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 8m

Travelling from Carlisle to Stafford by train

The fastest trains from Carlisle to Stafford take around 2 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 238 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Carlisle and Stafford.

Direct trains run between Carlisle and Stafford.

We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Carlisle to Stafford every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 8 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the only direct train to Stafford is usually scheduled to depart Carlisle around 07:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Carlisle around 07:03, and the last at 20:09.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Carlisle to Stafford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Carlisle to Stafford by train.

Which trains operate between Carlisle and Stafford?

Virgin Trains is the rail operator that operates on the route from Carlisle to Stafford.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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