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Birmingham International to Carlisle by train

  • First train
    07:53
  • Last train
    18:55
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 4m
  • Distance
    283 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 8m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Birmingham International to Carlisle by train

Fast trains from Birmingham International to Carlisle take around 3 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 283 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham International and Carlisle.

1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham International to Carlisle?

Direct trains from Birmingham International to Carlisle have been found.

We usually find around 13 direct trains on the route from Birmingham International to Carlisle every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

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

The Birmingham International to Carlisle train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Carlisle is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham International around 07:53 and the last train is around 18:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham International around 08:53, and the last at 18:55.

When to book Birmingham International 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 Birmingham International to Carlisle by train.

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Which train companies operate between Birmingham International and Carlisle?

Virgin Trains is the train company that operates on the route from Birmingham International to Carlisle.

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.