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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket

$43 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95
  2. Take the train from Galashiels to Edinburgh

$31 - $36

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Edinburgh Zoo 97 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Edinburgh Zoo is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Edinburgh Zoo is to train which takes 1 h 23 min and costs £30 - £80.

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The distance between Carlisle and Edinburgh Zoo is 118 km. The road distance is 155 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Carlisle to Edinburgh Zoo, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Carlisle, England and Edinburgh Zoo, Scotland?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Carlisle to Edinburgh Zoo every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Galashiels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk

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