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

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle

$20 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus, line 22 bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Throckley Roundabout (Outside Hadrian House) 685
  2. Take the line 22 bus from Throckley, Newburn Road - Sainsburys (Opposite Supermarket) to Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) 22

$15 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Wallsend 63.3 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Wallsend is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Wallsend is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle station to Wallsend. However, there are services departing from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) and arriving at Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) via Throckley, Newburn Road - Sainsburys (Opposite Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carlisle to Wallsend station. However, there are services departing from Carlisle and arriving at Wallsend (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Wallsend Bus Station) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Monument Metro Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Wallsend is 56 miles. The road distance is 63.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Wallsend without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £15 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Carlisle to Wallsend, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Wallsend is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £15 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus and line 22 bus, which costs £11 - £18 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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Carlisle to Wallsend bus services, operated by Stagecoach North East, arrive at Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) station.

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Carlisle to Wallsend train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Wallsend.
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  • Distance: 56.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Carlisle to Wallsend hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. ScotRail also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carlisle to Wallsend via Throckley Roundabout (Outside Hadrian House) and Throckley, Newburn Road - Sainsburys (Opposite Supermarket) in around 3 h 4 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Throckley Roundabout (Outside Hadrian House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Throckley Roundabout (Outside Hadrian House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
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 Throckley Roundabout (Outside Hadrian House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Throckley, Newburn Road - Sainsburys (Opposite Supermarket) to Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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