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

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Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed

$57 - $160

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Bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95
  2. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon) 60 / ...

$34

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Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Berwick-Upon-Tweed 83.7 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Lindisfarne is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Lindisfarne is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle to Lindisfarne. However, there are services departing from Carlisle, Market Hall and arriving at Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon) via Galashiels, Transport Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carlisle to Lindisfarne. However, there are services departing from Carlisle and arriving at Berwick-upon-Tweed via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Lindisfarne is 71 miles. The road distance is 83.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Lindisfarne without a car is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £40 - £130.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Carlisle to Lindisfarne, including transfers.

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Carlisle to Lindisfarne bus services, operated by Borders Buses, depart from Carlisle, Market Hall station.

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Carlisle to Lindisfarne train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Carlisle station.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Lindisfarne is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £40 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Lindisfarne.
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  • Distance: 70.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

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

You can take a train from Carlisle to Berwick-Upon-Tweed via Edinburgh in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carlisle to Berwick-Upon-Tweed via Galashiels, Transport Interchange in around 4 h 9 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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
LNER
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
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk

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Carlisle to Lindisfarne bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon) station.

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Carlisle to Lindisfarne train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Lindisfarne is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Carlisle to Lindisfarne.

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