Duration 2h 12m
Distance 95.9 miles
Average price £50
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Burnley and Carlisle takes 2h 12m and the fastest train takes 1h 40m. There is a train service every few hours from Burnley 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.

Train

  1. Burnley Manchester Road
  2. Preston
  3. Carlisle
1h 52m
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£29 - £130

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No, there is no direct train from Burnley to Carlisle. However, there are services departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Carlisle via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 52m.

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The distance between Burnley and Carlisle is 82 miles. The road distance is 95.9 miles.

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Burnley to Carlisle train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Burnley Manchester Road station.

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Burnley to Carlisle train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Carlisle station.

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You can take a train from Burnley to Carlisle via Preston in around 1h 52m.
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Frequency
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Frequency
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£28 - £40

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