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

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Average journey time: 4 hours 14 mins

Carlisle Rail Station to Prestonpans Rail Station

Leave at 22:51 and arrive at 07:28
Journey time 08:37
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Avanti West Coast to Glasgow Central

  • Glasgow Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Glasgow Queen Street Rail Station

  • Glasgow Queen Street Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for ScotRail to Edinburgh

  • Croy Rail Station
  • Falkirk High Rail Station
  • Polmont Rail Station
  • Linlithgow Rail Station
  • Haymarket Rail Station
  • Edinburgh Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for ScotRail to Prestonpans

  • Musselburgh Rail Station
  • Wallyford Rail Station
  • Prestonpans Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Carlisle Rail Station to Prestonpans Rail Station

Leave at 06:48 and arrive at 08:55
Journey time 02:07
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with First TransPennine Express to Carstairs

  • Lockerbie Rail Station
  • Carstairs Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for ScotRail to Edinburgh

  • Kirknewton Rail Station
  • Curriehill Rail Station
  • Wester Hailes Rail Station
  • Kingsknowe Rail Station
  • Slateford Rail Station
  • Haymarket Rail Station
  • Edinburgh Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for ScotRail to Prestonpans

  • Musselburgh Rail Station
  • Wallyford Rail Station
  • Prestonpans Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Carlisle Rail Station to Prestonpans Rail Station

Leave at 09:00 and arrive at 10:59
Journey time 01:59
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Avanti West Coast to Edinburgh

  • Haymarket Rail Station
  • Edinburgh Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for ScotRail to Prestonpans

  • Musselburgh Rail Station
  • Wallyford Rail Station
  • Prestonpans Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Prestonpans 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.

Fequently asked questions

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