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There are 4 ways to get from Carlisle to Barnard Castle by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A B66

3 alternative options

Bus, line 572 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Brough, Clock 574
  2. Take the line 572 bus from Brough, Clock to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A 572

Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station 685
  2. Take the bus from Gateshead Interchange to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A B66

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Barnard Castle 59.8 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Barnard Castle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Barnard Castle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle station to Barnard Castle. However, there are services departing from Carlisle, Bus Station and arriving at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A via Eldon Square Bus Station and Gateshead Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Barnard Castle is 47 miles. The road distance is 59.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Barnard Castle without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Carlisle to Barnard Castle, including transfers.

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Carlisle to Barnard Castle bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Carlisle, Bus Station.

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Carlisle to Barnard Castle bus services, operated by Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd, arrive at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Barnard Castle is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Carlisle to Barnard Castle.

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There are 434+ hotels available in Barnard Castle. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Barnard Castle.
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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Carlisle, England and Barnard Castle, England?

You can take a bus from Carlisle to Barnard Castle via Penrith North Lakes, Penrith, Rail Station, and Brough, Clock in around 4 h 1 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Cumbria Classic Coaches
Phone
+44 15396 23254
Email
ali@cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Website
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Brough, Clock
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Brough, Clock to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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