There are 11 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle by plane, train, subway, bus, night train 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.

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Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$91 - $307

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Night train  •  7 h

  1. Take the night train from Watford Junction to Carlisle

$47 - $67

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Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow, train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle

$114 - $333

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle

$90 - $295

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Carlisle

$95 - $235

Train to Southend, fly to Carlisle  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Carlisle (CAX) SEN - CAX

$124 - $519

Tube, Tube to London City, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  4. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle

$114 - $326

Train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Carlisle

$177 - $281

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Carlisle National Express

$95 - $120

Train via Milton Keynes Central  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Carlisle

$168 - $268

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle 307.6 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle is to night train which costs £35 - £55 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle is to fly and train which costs £85 - £260 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Carlisle. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Carlisle is 259 miles. The road distance is 307.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle without a car is to train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs £130 - £220.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle is to train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs £130 - £220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £70 - £85 and takes 6 h.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Carlisle station.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle.
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  • Distance: 259.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Carlisle, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle every 2 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $270 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle once daily. Tickets cost $95 - $120 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southend to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Train from London Euston to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $270
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $230
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
West Midlands
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Watford Junction to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$197
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $60
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle is 308 miles. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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