There are 3 ways to get from Carlisle to Consett by train, bus or car

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Train, line 46 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Metrocentre
  2. Take the line 46 bus from Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Opposite Rail Station) to Consett, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand E) 46 / ...

$20 - $33

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Bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Eldon Square Bus Station 685
  2. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Consett, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand D) X70 / ...

$12 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Consett 57.2 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Consett is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Consett is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle station to Consett station. However, there are services departing from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) and arriving at Consett, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand D) via Eldon Square Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Consett is 44 miles. The road distance is 57.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Consett without a car is to train and line 46 bus which takes 1 h 57 min and costs £15 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Carlisle to Consett, including transfers.

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Carlisle to Consett bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station).

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Carlisle to Consett bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Consett, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand D).

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Consett is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Carlisle to Consett.

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There are 576+ hotels available in Consett. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Consett.
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  • Distance: 44.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

What companies run services between Carlisle, England and Consett, England?

You can take a bus from Carlisle to Consett via Eldon Square Bus Station in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Opposite Rail Station) to Consett, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand E)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Consett, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand D)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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