There are 4 ways to get from Carlisle to Hull 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.

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Train Northern Rail  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Hull

$59 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Eldon Square Bus Station 685
  2. Take the train from Durham to York
  3. Take the bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Hull, Bond Street A (Kingston House) X46 / ...

$36 - $103

2 alternative options

Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull

$84 - $122

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Hull 171.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Carlisle to Hull. However, there are services departing from Carlisle and arriving at Hull via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Hull is 132 miles. The road distance is 171.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Hull without a car is to train which takes 4 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Carlisle to Hull, including transfers.

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Carlisle to Hull train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Carlisle station.

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Carlisle to Hull train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Hull station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Hull is 171 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Carlisle to Hull.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Hull.
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  • Distance: 132.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Carlisle to Hull via Leeds in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Carlisle to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Durham to York
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
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
EYMS
Phone
01482 592929
Email
BusLine@eyms.co.uk
Website
eyms.co.uk
Bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Hull, Bond Street A (Kingston House)
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
eyms.co.uk

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