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

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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 - $130

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Workington 32.3 miles

$6 - $10

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

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Workington without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs .

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

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Carlisle to Workington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Carlisle, Market Hall station.

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

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Workington is to train which takes 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 23 min.

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Carlisle to Workington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C).

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

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  • Distance: 30 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Workington
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Workington is 32 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Carlisle to Workington.

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