The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 45 m
3 h 55 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Glasgow for Newcastle upon Tyne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||120 miles (194 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$15 (€14)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, National Express or Megabus|
Buses from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 120 miles (194 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $15 (€14), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $13 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street.
Travel from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne from $13 (€12) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
Buses from Glasgow to Newcastle take between three and four hours to travel the distance of approximately 150 miles. There are usually two buses per day that depart from Glasgow, one in the morning and one in the evening. The coach stations in both locations are close to the city centre and local public transport links.
The National Express coach company operates all of the routes for buses from Glasgow to Newcastle.
The buses from Glasgow to Newcastle that leave in the morning take around four and a half hours to complete the journey. The buses that depart later in the evening take just under four hours, due to there being less traffic on the roads at this time. All bus routes are direct and there are no changes required on the way.
There are two buses from Glasgow to Newcastle each day, seven days per week. There is one coach departure in the morning at around 8:30 a.m. and the second leaves before 8:00 p.m.
Departure coach station: Buses leave from Buchanan Bus Station on Killermont Street in Glasgow. The station is located within the city centre and so there are plenty of public transport options available for travel around the city and the surrounding area. Local buses also stop at this station. Facilities available at the bus station include luggage storage, shops, a cafe and cash machines.
Arrival coach station: Buses from Glasgow arrive at Newcastle Coach Station. Located just outside the city centre on Churchill Street, the station is conveniently located for onward travel. Many locations can be reached within walking distance, including hotels, banks and sights. Local bus routes stop nearby and the Central Station trains and metros are just a few minutes away on foot. These public transport options take passengers all around the city and to other nearby areas. The coach station facilities include seating areas, a cash machine, a pay phone and public rest rooms.
When taking a bus from Glasgow, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow. When you arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Strawberry Place (St. James' Park) and Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street / Cross Carliol Street.
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Glasgow Central to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Glasgow Central and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (440 m) from the bus station to the city center in Newcastle upon Tyne.
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