Carlisle will begin their 2013/14 League One campaign with a home clash with Leyton Orient.
The Cumbrians, who finished in mid-table last season, then visit Bradford before welcoming Coventry to Brunton Park on August 17.
Boxing Day sees Preston making the journey up the M6, with Peterborough making the same journey on December 30, while Carlisle visit Crewe on January 1.
The return visit to Preston comes on April 12 with an Easter weekend consisting of Walsall at home followed by Peterborough away.
Their home campaign finishes against Oldham before bringing the curtain down at Wolves on May 3.