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There are 7 ways to get from Mansfield to Carlisle by train, bus, car or plane

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Train TransPennine Express  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Alfreton to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle

$78 - $118

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Bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Mansfield to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Carlisle National Express

$22 - $31

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Train Northern Rail  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Alfreton to Carlisle

$58 - $88

Bus, train, line 10 bus  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Mansfield, Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Mortimer Street 53
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Newcastle
  3. Take the line 10 bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Stn Neville St to Hexham, Bus Station 10 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station 685

$74 - $111

Drive  •  3h 3m

  1. Drive from Mansfield to Carlisle 175.9 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly to Glasgow  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Mansfield to Nottingham
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle

$86 - $291

Train, fly to Edinburgh  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Mansfield to Nottingham
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle

$95 - $288

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The cheapest way to get from Mansfield to Carlisle is to bus which costs £17 - £24 and takes 6h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Mansfield to Carlisle is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mansfield to Carlisle. However, there are services departing from Mansfield and arriving at Carlisle via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.

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The distance between Mansfield and Carlisle is 142 miles. The road distance is 175.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Carlisle without a car is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs £60 - £95.

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It takes approximately 5h 25m to get from Mansfield to Carlisle, including transfers.

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Mansfield to Carlisle bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Mansfield station.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Carlisle is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs £60 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £24 and takes 6h 50m.

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The quickest flight from East Midlands Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Mansfield to Carlisle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Carlisle station.

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Map of how to get from Mansfield to Carlisle.
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  • Distance: 141.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 25m

What companies run services between Mansfield, England and Carlisle, England?

You can take a train from Mansfield to Carlisle via Alfreton, Railway Station, Alfreton, and Manchester Piccadilly in around 5h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mansfield to Carlisle via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 6h 50m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Alfreton to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Train from Mansfield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 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 Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
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
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
ScotRail
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 Mansfield to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express
RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Mansfield, Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Mortimer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs
Stagecoach East Midlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Mansfield, Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Mortimer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Midlands
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Stn Neville St to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach North West

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Yes, the driving distance between Mansfield to Carlisle is 176 miles. It takes approximately 3h 3m to drive from Mansfield to Carlisle.

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Flybe offers flights from East Midlands Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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