There are 3 ways to get from Carlisle to Windermere by train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 33 min

$25 - $58

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. 47.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  56 min

  1. 47.1 miles

$10 - $15

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

You can take a train from Carlisle to Windermere via Oxenholme Lake District in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Windermere
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Carlisle and Windermere is 57 km. The road distance is 75 km.

The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Windermere is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Windermere is to taxi which takes 56 min and costs £120 - £160.

No, there is no direct train from Carlisle to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Carlisle and arriving at Windermere via Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Carlisle to Windermere, including transfers.