There are 4 ways to get from Carlisle to Workington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Workington

$11 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C) 300

$13

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carlisle to Workington 32.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Workington 32.3 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Workington is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Workington is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Workington is 30 miles. The road distance is 32.3 miles.

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The train from Carlisle to Workington takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Carlisle, Market Hall and arriving at Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C) station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Carlisle and arriving at Workington. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Carlisle to Workington hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Carlisle to Workington every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 1 h 23 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 Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Workington
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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