There are 4 ways to get from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Sellafield

$17 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Whitehaven, Tangier Street (Shipwrights Arms) 600

$18 - $21

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) 48.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) 48.5 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Carlisle and arriving at Sellafield. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Sellafield (Station) is 40 miles. The road distance is 48.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £13 - £20.

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The train from Carlisle to Sellafield takes 1 h 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Carlisle station.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £13 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £17 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Sellafield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station).

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  • Distance: 40.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

What companies run services between Carlisle, England and Sellafield (Station), England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station) 3 times a week. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Whitehaven, Tangier Street (Shipwrights Arms)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Sellafield (Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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