There are 4 ways to get from Gretna Green to Carlisle by train, bus, 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  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Gretna Green to Carlisle

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Gretna, Central Avenue (Annan Road) to Stanwix, car park (Church Street junction) 79 / ...

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gretna Green to Carlisle 10.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Gretna Green to Carlisle 10.2 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

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 takes 13 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The distance between Gretna Green and Carlisle is 15 km. The road distance is 16 km.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gretna, Central Avenue (Annan Road) and arriving at Stanwix, car park (Church Street junction). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 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. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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What companies run services between Gretna Green, Scotland and Carlisle, England?

ScotRail operates a train from Gretna Green to Carlisle hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Gretna Green to Carlisle every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 34 min. Stagecoach West also services this route hourly.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Gretna Green to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gretna, Central Avenue (Annan Road) to Stanwix, car park (Church Street junction)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gretna, Central Avenue (All Saints Church) to Carlisle, Earls Lane (opposite Apple Tree)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gretna Green to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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