There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) Grn
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$25 - $39

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Bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) to Eldon Square Bus Station X78 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) 685

$16 - $25

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle 61.1 miles

$13 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a town car from Newcastle Airport to Carlisle 61.1 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle station. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) and arriving at Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) via Eldon Square Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) station to Carlisle. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) and arriving at Carlisle via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Carlisle is 50 miles. The road distance is 61.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle without a car is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £18 - £30.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle, including transfers.

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Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle bus services, operated by Stagecoach North East, depart from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle.
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  • Distance: 50 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Newcastle Airport (NCL), England and Carlisle, England?

You can take a train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) and Newcastle in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Carlisle via Eldon Square Bus Station in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Peter Hogg of Jedburgh
Phone
01835 863755
Website
petestaxis.co.uk
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Website
Peter Hogg of Jedburgh
Phoenix Taxis
Website
phoenixtaxis.net
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street (Opposite Peacock Hospital Supplie30m North East)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
phoenixtaxis.net
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newcastle Airport to Carlisle
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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