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Duration 8h 27m
Distance 369.3 miles
Average price £368
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Torquay and Carlisle takes 8h 27m and the fastest train takes 6h 19m. The train service runs several times per day from Torquay 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. Newton Abbot
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Carlisle
7h 54m
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£160 - £565

Torquay to Carlisle train times

Trains run every four hours between Torquay and Carlisle. The service departs Torquay at 18:20 in the evening, which arrives into Carlisle at 08:59. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Torquay to Carlisle. However, there are services departing from Paignton and arriving at Carlisle via Newton Abbot and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 54m.

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The distance between Torquay and Carlisle is 309 miles. The road distance is 369.3 miles.

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Torquay to Carlisle train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Newton Abbot station.

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

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