Carlisle Rail Station to Manchester Airport Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 2 hours 25 mins

Carlisle Rail Station to Manchester Airport Rail Station

Leave at 16:54 and arrive at 19:17
Journey time 02:23
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Avanti West Coast to Wigan North Western

  • Penrith North Lakes Rail Station
  • Lancaster Rail Station
  • Preston Rail Station
  • Wigan North Western Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Manchester Airport

  • Manchester Oxford Road Rail Station
  • Manchester Piccadilly Rail Station
  • Burnage Rail Station
  • Heald Green Rail Station
  • Manchester Airport Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Carlisle Rail Station to Manchester Airport Rail Station

Leave at 17:34 and arrive at 19:46
Journey time 02:12
This is a direct service

Start with First TransPennine Express to Manchester Airport

  • Penrith North Lakes Rail Station
  • Oxenholme Lake District Rail Station
  • Lancaster Rail Station
  • Preston Rail Station
  • Bolton Rail Station
  • Manchester Oxford Road Rail Station
  • Manchester Piccadilly Rail Station
  • Manchester Airport Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Carlisle Rail Station to Manchester Airport Rail Station

Leave at 17:53 and arrive at 20:33
Journey time 02:40
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Avanti West Coast to Preston

  • Penrith North Lakes Rail Station
  • Oxenholme Lake District Rail Station
  • Lancaster Rail Station
  • Preston Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Manchester Airport

  • Leyland Rail Station
  • Buckshaw Parkway Rail Station
  • Chorley Rail Station
  • Horwich Parkway Rail Station
  • Lostock Rail Station
  • Bolton Rail Station
  • Salford Crescent Rail Station
  • Deansgate Rail Station
  • Manchester Oxford Road Rail Station
  • Manchester Piccadilly Rail Station
  • Heald Green Rail Station
  • Manchester Airport Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Manchester Airport Rail Station to Carlisle Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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