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Settle to Carlisle by train

It takes an average of 1h 41m to travel from Settle to Carlisle by train, over a distance of around 63 miles (101 km). There are normally 16 trains per day travelling from Settle to Carlisle and tickets for this journey start from £8.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 29m
PriceFrom £8.50
Distance63 miles (101 km)
Frequency16 trains per day
First train05:23
Last train19:53
Departure stationSettle
Arrival stationCarlisle
ChangesDirect trains available

Settle to Carlisle train times

Check out the next trains departing from Settle to Carlisle for dimanche 25 septembre 2022 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
12:13 On timesettle13:42 On timecarlislePlat. 2 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 29m, direct
13:33 On timesettle15:15 On timecarlislePlat. 2 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 42m, direct
15:26 On timesettle17:08 On timecarlislePlat. 2 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 42m, direct
17:21 On timesettle19:03 On timecarlislePlat. 2 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 42m, direct
19:53 On timesettle21:39 On timecarlislePlat. 2 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 46m, direct

How to travel from Settle to Carlisle by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from Settle to Carlisle? Look no further.

You'll usually find 16 trains per day running between Settle and Carlisle, which usually take 1 hour 41 minutes to complete the 63 miles (101 km) journey. It can take as little as 1 hour 29 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Settle to Carlisle start from £8.50 when you book in advance. Travelling Off-Peak or using a Railcard can also help you save.

Keen to book your train tickets to Carlisle? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train timetable with live train times above, and tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs further down the page.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Settle to Carlisle? 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 Settle to Carlisle take?

The average journey time by train between Settle and Carlisle is 1 hour and 41 minutes, with around 16 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 Settle and Carlisle by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Settle to Carlisle is 1 hour and 29 minutes.

How much does the train from Settle to Carlisle cost?

Train ticket prices from Settle to Carlisle can start from as little as £8.50 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 Settle to Carlisle?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Settle to Carlisle without having to change trains. There are 16 direct trains from Settle to Carlisle each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Settle to Carlisle leave?

The first train from Settle to Carlisle leaves at 05:23. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Settle to Carlisle leave?

The last train from Settle to Carlisle leaves at 19:53. 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 Settle and Carlisle by train?

Trains travelling from Settle to Carlisle cover a distance of around 63 miles (101 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Settle to Carlisle

Train tickets from Settle to Carlisle start at £8.50 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.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Settle to Carlisle is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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