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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle

£21 - £140

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the rideshare from Glasgow to Carlisle 96.3 miles

£6 - £15

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Carlisle National Express

£6 - £8

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts 99.3 miles

£15 - £22

Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Cumbria Institute of the Arts is around 1h 31m and covers a distance of around 103 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 7m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, First ScotRail Service and TransPennine Express Service, the Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Cumbria Institute of the Arts. Typically 164 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 31m
Fastest journey time:
1h 7m
Services per week:
164
Cheapest price:
£21
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:24
Last service departs at:
22:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts train and walk schedules

Glasgow → Cumbria Institute of the Arts
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts is to bus which costs £6 - £8 and takes 2h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts is to train which costs £21 - £140 and takes 1h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow and arriving at Carlisle. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Carlisle. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Cumbria Institute of the Arts is 86 miles. The road distance is 99.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts without a car is to train which takes 1h 27m and costs £21 - £140.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle takes 1h 10m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts is to train which takes 1h 27m and costs £21 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 2h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts.
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  • Distance: 85.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 27m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Cumbria Institute of the Arts, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle hourly. Tickets cost £35 - £140 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Carlisle 3 times a day. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 1h 50m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Glasgow to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £15
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blablacar.co.uk

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Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Carlisle station.

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Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Carlisle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Glasgow to Cumbria Institute of the Arts.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Glasgow and Cumbria Institute of the Arts. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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