Head across the country on trains from Newcastle to Carlisle and explore the Cumbrian cathedral city. Surrounded by countryside, you’re not far from a green space or historical sight in Carlisle. Standing on the north side of the city is the Norman fortress of Carlisle Castle, providing picturesque views over the surrounding areas. Children will also love exploring the rust-red keep and its military memorabilia. To learn more about the city’s Roman beginnings Tullie House Museum should be your next port of call. If you’re looking for a laid-back day, you can wander the pretty high street and stop off in any one of the arthouse cafes. You can start planning your trip by checking out the live train times from Newcastle to Carlisle below.
Find the next train to Carlisle from Newcastle
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Going at quieter times of the day can save you money. Off-Peak travel may be just what you’re looking for if you’re able to be flexible with your travel times. Plus, the trains are much quieter!