There are 4 ways to get from Carlisle to Gilsland by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm) 685

$3 - $7

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Haltwhistle
  2. Take the bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm) 685

$9 - $16

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carlisle to Gilsland 19.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Gilsland 19.3 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) station and arriving at Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Gilsland is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Gilsland without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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The bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm) takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Carlisle to Gilsland bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Gilsland is 19 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Carlisle to Gilsland.

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There are 212+ hotels available in Gilsland. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Gilsland.
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  • Distance: 16.1 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

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

Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Carlisle to Gilsland every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 35 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
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 Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Ane
Bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Gilsland, Gap Shield (Gap Shield Farm)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Gilsland
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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