Carlisle to Motherwell by train

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  • Distance
    121 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 2m
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Travelling from Carlisle to Motherwell by train

Fast trains from Carlisle to Motherwell take around 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 121 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Carlisle and Motherwell.

1. Are there direct trains from Carlisle to Motherwell?

Direct trains from Carlisle to Motherwell have been found.

We usually find around 20 direct trains on the route from Carlisle to Motherwell every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Carlisle to Motherwell?

The Carlisle to Motherwell train travel time is normally about 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Carlisle to Motherwell train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Motherwell is usually scheduled to depart Carlisle around 06:52 and the last train is around 21:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Carlisle around 06:52, and the last at 22:02.

When to book Carlisle to Motherwell 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 Motherwell by train.

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Which train companies operate between Carlisle and Motherwell?

More than one train company operates on the route from Carlisle to Motherwell, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • First TransPennine Express
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

Motherwell to Carlisle by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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