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Aberdeen to Carlisle

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  1. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3
    19:45
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3
    22:21
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    22:21
    Glasgow Queen Street
    23:13
    Glasgow Central
    23:13
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    00:01
    Kilmarnock
    Platform 3 estimated
    00:12
    Kilmarnock
    02:21
    Dumfries
    04:58
    Dumfries
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:35
    Carlisle
    Platform 7 estimated
    Carlisle
    Platform 7 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:45
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    23:21
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:21
    Glasgow Queen Street
    04:28
    Glasgow Central
    04:28
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:41
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    21:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    23:29
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    23:45
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    00:36
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    00:36
    Glasgow Queen Street
    04:28
    Glasgow Central
    04:28
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:41
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:35
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    00:10
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:13
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8E estimated
    07:33
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    22:26
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    00:12
    Perth
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:17
    Perth
    Platform 3 estimated
    06:39
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:39
    Glasgow Queen Street
    07:10
    Glasgow Central
    07:10
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:31
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  6. Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    05:48
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    08:24
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    08:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    10:06
    Carlisle
    Platform 3 estimated
    Carlisle
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:38
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:11
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:11
    Glasgow Queen Street
    10:00
    Glasgow Central
    10:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:11
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  8. Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    07:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    09:31
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    10:12
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7 estimated
    11:32
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:38
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:10
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:10
    Glasgow Queen Street
    10:40
    Glasgow Central
    10:40
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:47
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  10. Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:20
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:48
    Haymarket
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:57
    Haymarket
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:06
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Aberdeen to Carlisle

  • Train Fares from: £13.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 2
  • How long does it take to travel from Aberdeen to Carlisle by train?

    The average journey time between Aberdeen and Carlisle is . On an average weekday, there are 16 trains travelling from Aberdeen to Carlisle. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Aberdeen to Carlisle by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Aberdeen to Carlisle cost?

    Train tickets from Aberdeen to Carlisle can start from as little as £13.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Aberdeen to Carlisle?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Aberdeen to Carlisle without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Aberdeen to Carlisle.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Aberdeen and Carlisle?

    The distance between Aberdeen and Carlisle is 159 miles.

    Distance: 159 miles
  • What time is the first train from Aberdeen to Carlisle?

    The first train from Aberdeen to Carlisle departs at .

    What time is the last train from Aberdeen to Carlisle?

    The last train from Aberdeen to Carlisle departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Aberdeen to Carlisle timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Carlisle for Thursday 27th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
19:4505:359h 50m, 4 changes
20:4505:418h 56m, 2 changes
21:0705:418h 34m, 3 changes
21:3507:339h 58m, 1 change
22:2608:3110h 5m, 3 changes
05:4810:064h 18m, 1 change
06:3811:114h 33m, 2 changes
07:0711:324h 25m, 1 change
07:3811:474h 9m, 2 changes
08:2012:063h 46m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Carlisle to Aberdeen.

How to find cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Carlisle

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from£15.50
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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.