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

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Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Wigton Road, Richard Rose Academy (Path) 554

$12

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Bus, train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) 888 / ...
  2. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Carlisle

$14 - $30

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Keswick to Carlisle 31 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Keswick to Carlisle 31 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) station and arriving at Wigton Road, Richard Rose Academy (Path). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Keswick and Carlisle is 22 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.

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The best way to get from Keswick to Carlisle without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 8 min and costs .

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The bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Wigton Road, Richard Rose Academy (Path) takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Keswick to Carlisle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket).

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Keswick to Carlisle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Wigton Road, Richard Rose Academy (Path) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Keswick to Carlisle is 31 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Keswick to Carlisle.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Carlisle. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Keswick to Carlisle.
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  • Distance: 22 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Keswick, Cumbria, England and Carlisle, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Keswick to Carlisle once daily. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Wigton Road, Richard Rose Academy (Path)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Keswick to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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