Carlisle to Skipton by train

  • First train
    05:51
  • Last train
    20:19
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 47m
  • Distance
    119 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Carlisle to Skipton by train

Fast trains from Carlisle to Skipton take around 1 hour and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 119 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Carlisle and Skipton.

1. Are there direct trains from Carlisle to Skipton?

Direct trains from Carlisle to Skipton have been found.

We usually find around 15 direct trains on the route from Carlisle to Skipton every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Carlisle to Skipton?

The Carlisle to Skipton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Carlisle to Skipton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Skipton is usually scheduled to depart Carlisle around 05:50 and the last train is around 20:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Carlisle around 07:49, and the last at 20:19.

When to book Carlisle to Skipton train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Carlisle to Skipton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Carlisle and Skipton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Carlisle to Skipton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.