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Carlisle to London Euston by train

It takes an average of 4h 8m to travel from Carlisle to London Euston by train, over a distance of around 260 miles (418 km). There are normally 48 trains per day travelling from Carlisle to London Euston and tickets for this journey start from £23.40 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 19m
PriceFrom £23.40
Distance260 miles (418 km)
Frequency48 trains per day
First train04:43
Last train20:07
Departure stationCarlisle
Arrival stationLondon Euston
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsAvanti West Coast

Carlisle to London Euston train times

Check out the next trains departing from Carlisle to London Euston for Saturday 19th June 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
05:44 On timecarlisle09:40 On timelondon eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets3h 56m, direct
06:47 On timecarlisle10:28 On timelondon eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets3h 41m, direct
07:47 carlisle11:29 london eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets3h 42m, direct
08:07 carlisle12:09 london eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets4h 2m, 1 change
08:07 carlisle12:54 london eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets4h 47m, direct
08:49 carlisle12:31 london eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets3h 42m, direct
09:49 carlisle13:24 london eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets3h 35m, direct
10:08 carlisle14:10 london eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets4h 2m, 1 change
10:08 carlisle14:47 london eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets4h 39m, direct
10:50 carlisle14:24 london eustonPlat. 4 estimatedavanti west coast Off PeakGet tickets3h 34m, direct

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Carlisle to London Euston? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Carlisle to London Euston take?

The average journey time by train between Carlisle and London Euston is 4 hours and 8 minutes, with around 48 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Carlisle and London Euston by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Carlisle to London Euston is 3 hours and 19 minutes.

How much does the train from Carlisle to London Euston cost?

Train ticket prices from Carlisle to London Euston can start from as little as £23.40 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Carlisle to London Euston?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Carlisle to London Euston without having to change trains. There are 48 direct trains from Carlisle to London Euston each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Carlisle to London Euston leave?

The first train from Carlisle to London Euston leaves at 04:43. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Carlisle to London Euston leave?

The last train from Carlisle to London Euston leaves at 20:07. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Carlisle and London Euston by train?

Trains travelling from Carlisle to London Euston cover a distance of around 260 miles (418 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Carlisle to London Euston

Train tickets from Carlisle to London Euston start at £23.40 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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Consider a Season Ticket

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