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

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Average journey time: 3 hours 28 mins

Prestonpans Rail Station to Carlisle Rail Station

Leave at 19:43 and arrive at 21:33
Journey time 01:50
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with ScotRail to Edinburgh

  • Wallyford Rail Station
  • Musselburgh Rail Station
  • Edinburgh Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for First TransPennine Express to Carlisle

  • Haymarket Rail Station
  • Lockerbie Rail Station
  • Carlisle Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Prestonpans Rail Station to Carlisle Rail Station

Leave at 22:46 and arrive at 05:43
Journey time 06:57
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with ScotRail to Edinburgh

  • Wallyford Rail Station
  • Musselburgh Rail Station
  • Edinburgh Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for ScotRail to Glasgow Queen Street

  • Haymarket Rail Station
  • Linlithgow Rail Station
  • Polmont Rail Station
  • Falkirk High Rail Station
  • Croy Rail Station
  • Lenzie Rail Station
  • Glasgow Queen Street Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Glasgow Central Rail Station

  • Glasgow Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Avanti West Coast to Carlisle

  • Carlisle Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Prestonpans Rail Station to Carlisle Rail Station

Leave at 06:27 and arrive at 08:06
Journey time 01:39
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with ScotRail to Edinburgh

  • Wallyford Rail Station
  • Musselburgh Rail Station
  • Edinburgh Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Avanti West Coast to Carlisle

  • Haymarket Rail Station
  • Carlisle Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Carlisle Rail Station to Prestonpans 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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