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

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  3 h 43 min

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

$91 - $312

Cheapest option

Night train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the night train from Watford Junction to Carlisle

$48 - $68

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Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow, train  •  3 h 20 min

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

$114 - $338

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 Manchester, train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Carlisle

$115 - $316

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 - $240

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

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Carlisle

$177 - $281

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London 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 - $278

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 6 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle is to fly and train which takes 3 h 20 min and costs £85 - £260.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Carlisle is 415 km. The road distance is 492 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Carlisle, including transfers.

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

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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 hourly. 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 Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
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 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $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 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
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
$30 - $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
$18 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Manchester Airport to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
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
$199
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators

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