Glasgow to Carlisle by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Glasgow to Carlisle by train
Fast trains from Glasgow to Carlisle take around 1 hour and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 136 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Carlisle.
1. Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Carlisle?
Direct trains from Glasgow to Carlisle have been found.
We usually find around 37 direct trains on the route from Glasgow to Carlisle every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 46 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Carlisle?
The Glasgow to Carlisle train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Glasgow to Carlisle train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Carlisle is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:28 and the last train is around 21:13.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 04:22, and the last at 22:13.
What's the Glasgow to Carlisle train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Glasgow to Carlisle are $10.05.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $11 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $10. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Glasgow to Carlisle 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 Glasgow to Carlisle by train.
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Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Carlisle?
More than one train company operates on the route from Glasgow to Carlisle, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Carlisle to Glasgow by train