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Sheffield to Carlisle by train
Fastest journey2hr 54m
Trains per day38
Avg. journey time3hr 22m
Travelling from Sheffield to Carlisle by train
Fast trains from Sheffield to Carlisle take around 2 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 194 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Carlisle.
1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Carlisle?
Journeys between Sheffield and Carlisle usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 44 departures on the route from Sheffield to Carlisle every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Sheffield to Carlisle?
The Sheffield to Carlisle train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Sheffield to Carlisle train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Carlisle is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 04:00 and the last train is around 23:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:11, and the last at 22:24.
What's the Sheffield to Carlisle train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Sheffield to Carlisle are $33.93.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $38 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $33. 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 Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Carlisle by train.
Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Carlisle?
More than one train company operates on the route from Sheffield to Carlisle, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- East Coast
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
- UK Rail Connections
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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