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Duration 3h 1m
Distance 108.2 miles
Average price £20
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The bus between Falkirk and Carlisle takes 3h 1m. The bus runs, on average, once a week from Falkirk to Carlisle. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Glasgow
  2. Carlisle
3h 45m
£16 - £20

Falkirk to Carlisle bus times

Buses run once a week between Falkirk and Carlisle. The service departs Falkirk at 19:24 in the evening, which arrives into Carlisle at 22:25. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Carlisle. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church and arriving at Carlisle via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital and Glasgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Carlisle is 84 miles. The road distance is 108.2 miles.

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Falkirk to Carlisle bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Falkirk to Carlisle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Carlisle station.

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There are 221+ hotels available in Carlisle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Falkirk and Carlisle?

National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Carlisle once a week. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 1h 50m.
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