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Southampton to Carlisle by train
Fastest journey5hr 26m
Trains per day33
Avg. journey time6hr 26m
Travelling from Southampton to Carlisle by train
Fast trains from Southampton to Carlisle take around 5 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 451 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southampton and Carlisle.
1. Are there direct trains from Southampton to Carlisle?
Journeys between Southampton and Carlisle usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 35 departures on the route from Southampton to Carlisle every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 36 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Southampton to Carlisle?
The Southampton to Carlisle train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Southampton to Carlisle train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Carlisle is usually scheduled to depart Southampton around 04:52 and the last train is around 23:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southampton around 05:09, and the last at 23:43.
When to book Southampton 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 Southampton to Carlisle by train.
Which train companies operate between Southampton and Carlisle?
More than one train company operates on the route from Southampton to Carlisle, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- Caledonian Sleeper
- First TransPennine Express
- London Underground
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- South West Trains
- South Western Railway
- 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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