Duration 13 min
Distance 10.4 miles
Average price £11
Possible routes 4 found

Gretna Green to Carlisle

Rome2rio has found 4 ways to get from Gretna Green to Carlisle by train, bus, taxi and car. We recommend taking the train from Gretna Green to Carlisle, which is the fastest option and takes around 13 min. Alternatively, driving from Gretna Green to Carlisle is the cheapest option and takes around 14 min.

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Train

  1. Gretna Green
  2. Carlisle
Fastest
13 min
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£2 - £7
Alternative routes

Bus

  1. Gretna, Central Avenue
    79 / ...
  2. Carlisle
34 min
£3 - £5

Taxi

  1. Gretna Green
    10.6 miles
  2. Carlisle
14 min
£26 - £32

Drive

  1. Gretna Green
    10.6 miles
  2. Carlisle
14 min
Cheapest
£1 - £3

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Gretna Green to Carlisle? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Gretna Green to Carlisle is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gretna Green to Carlisle is to train which costs £2 - £7 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gretna, Central Avenue and arriving at Stanwix, car park. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gretna Green and arriving at Carlisle. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Gretna Green and Carlisle is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Gretna Green to Carlisle without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs £2 - £7.

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The train from Gretna Green to Carlisle takes 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Gretna Green to Carlisle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumberland, depart from Gretna, Central Avenue station.

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Gretna Green to Carlisle train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Gretna Green station.

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The best way to get from Gretna Green to Carlisle is to train which takes 13 min and costs £2 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 34 min.

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Gretna Green to Carlisle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumberland, arrive at Stanwix, car park station.

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Gretna Green to Carlisle train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Carlisle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gretna Green to Carlisle is 10 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Gretna Green to Carlisle.

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How to travel from Gretna Green to Carlisle

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Gretna Green to Carlisle right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Gretna Green and Carlisle?

ScotRail operates a train from Gretna Green to Carlisle hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £7 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Cumberland operates a bus from Gretna Green to Carlisle hourly, and the journey takes 34 min. Stagecoach West Scotland also services this route 5 times a day.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £7
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Other operators
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£26 - £32

Carlisle, United Kingdom

Carlisle is a city and the county town of Cumbria. Historically in Cumberland, it is also the administrative centre of the City of Carlisle district in North West England. Carlisle is located at the confluence of the rivers Eden, Caldew and Petteril, 10 mi south of the Scottish border. It is the largest settlement in the county of Cumbria, and serves as the administrative centre for both Carlisle City Council and Cumbria County Council. At the time of the 2001 census, the population of Carlisle was 71,773, with 100,734 living in the wider city. Ten years later, at the 2011 census, the city's population had risen to 75,306, with 107,524 in the wider city. - Wikipedia

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