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There are 4 ways to get from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Metrocentre

$17 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Throckley Roundabout 685

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus, line 10 bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Hexham, Bus Station 685
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Metrocentre Interchange 10

$10 - $14

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 58.4 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to bus which costs £7 - £10 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle station to MetroCentre (shopping centre). However, there are services departing from Carlisle, Bus Station and arriving at Scotswood, Whitehouse Enterprise Centre via Throckley, Newburn Road - Sainsburys. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Carlisle and arriving at Metrocentre. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 51 miles. The road distance is 58.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £13 - £22.

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The train from Carlisle to Metrocentre takes 1 h 14 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Carlisle, Bus Station.

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Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Carlisle station.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £13 - £22. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre).
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  • Distance: 50.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Carlisle, England and MetroCentre (shopping centre), England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min. ScotRail also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Throckley Roundabout
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Throckley Roundabout
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach North West
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Throckley Roundabout
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Metrocentre Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com

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Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Throckley Roundabout station.

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Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Metrocentre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Carlisle to MetroCentre (shopping centre).

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There are 685+ hotels available in MetroCentre (shopping centre). Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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