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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to London Euston

$276 - $397

Cheapest option

Fly Carlisle to Southend, train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Carlisle (CAX) to Southend (SEN) CAX - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

$123 - $376

8 alternative options

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross

$161 - $225

Bus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Scotland to London Golders Green National Express

$136 - $162

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station 322.8 miles

$65 - $100

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Annan to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$197 - $455

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

$231 - $535

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

$216 - $447

Train, train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Annan to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

$200 - $436

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$196 - $411

What companies run services between Bowness-on-Solway, England and King's Cross Station, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $270 and the journey takes 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Carlisle to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $270
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from Carlisle to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Annan to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $24
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Carlisle to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bowness-on-Solway and King's Cross Station is 432 km. The road distance is 517 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station is to drive which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station is to fly and train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £90 - £290.

It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station, including transfers.