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FANS: On the road again for the 2018/19 season

A look at the away trips we'll be tackling ahead of the 2018/19 campaign

22 June 2018

With fixture release just 20 hours away we take a look at the trips the Blue Army will face through the 2018/19 season.

And United's fans will face a grand total of 10,048 miles on the road in the next campaign, down from 10,732 miles last season. 

Following the promotion of Accrington Stanley, Coventry City, Luton Town and Wycombe Wanderers, as well as the relegation of Barnet and Chesterfield, United's away fans will have 654 miles less to travel next season.

The teams coming down from League One, as well as the two teams promoted from the National League, mean that there will also be fewer hours spent on the road. 

Bury, MK Dons, Northampton and Oldham Athletic will be joining United in League Two next season, as well as Macclesfield Town and Tranmere Rovers, who were both promoted. 

The shortest trip for the travelling Cumbrians will be to the Globe Arena to face Morecambe, with 1,851 Blues making the trip last season. 

New additions to League Two in Bury, Oldham, Tranmere and Macclesfield will then complete the 'top five' shortest trips. 

Although there are no London teams in the division next season, there are still journies to Exeter and Crawley (both 694 mile round trips) to contend with, as well as Yeovil and Colchester which are both over 600-mile round trips. 

United had the fourth best away record in the division last season, winning ten and losing just seven of their 23 away league fixtures. A total of 9,487 fans watched United on the road in the league, and with some shorter trips to contend with, there is potential for more fantastic away followings. 

The League Two fixtures for the 2018/19 season will be released at 9am on Thursday [21 June].

Will it be home or away? Make sure you log on to the official website to find out!

For further information on travel to away games, contact the following: 

Carlisle United Supporters' Group Away Travel: 07563 700 987 

Route A66 West Cumbrian Travel: 07825 840 123

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Team Miles (round trip)
Bury 234
Cambridge United 518
Cheltenham Town 476
Colchester United 628
Crawley Town 694
Crewe Alexandra 286
Exeter City 694
Forest Green Rovers 514
Grimsby Town 374
Lincoln City 362
Macclesfield Town 276
Mansfield Town 348
MK Dons 524
Morecambe 140
Newport County 564
Northampton Town 484
Notts County 376
Oldham Athletic 248
Port Vale 300
Stevenage 544
Swindon Town 536
Tranmere Rovers 254
Yeovil Town 674
   
Total 10,048

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