Skipton to Carlisle by train

  • First train
    06:02
  • Last train
    19:33
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 51m
  • Distance
    119 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    14
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr
  • Train operators

Travelling from Skipton to Carlisle by train

Fast trains from Skipton to Carlisle take around 1 hour and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 119 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Skipton and Carlisle.

1. Are there direct trains from Skipton to Carlisle?

Direct trains from Skipton to Carlisle have been found.

We usually find around 14 direct trains on the route from Skipton to Carlisle every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 13 departures.

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

The Skipton to Carlisle train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Carlisle is usually scheduled to depart Skipton around 06:02 and the last train is around 18:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Skipton around 06:56, and the last at 19:33.

When to book Skipton to Carlisle 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 Skipton to Carlisle by train.

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Which train companies operate between Skipton and Carlisle?

More than one train company operates on the route from Skipton to Carlisle, 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.