Leeds to Carlisle by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Leeds to Carlisle by train
Fast trains from Leeds to Carlisle take around 2 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 152 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leeds and Carlisle.
1. Are there direct trains from Leeds to Carlisle?
Direct trains from Leeds to Carlisle have been found.
We usually find around 17 direct trains on the route from Leeds to Carlisle every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Leeds to Carlisle?
The Leeds to Carlisle train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Leeds to Carlisle train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Carlisle is usually scheduled to depart Leeds around 05:17 and the last train is around 18:19.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leeds around 06:19, and the last at 18:52.
What's the Leeds to Carlisle train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Leeds to Carlisle are $15.66.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $15 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $17. 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 Leeds 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 Leeds to Carlisle by train.
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Which train companies operate between Leeds and Carlisle?
More than one train company operates on the route from Leeds to Carlisle, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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