Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for Jan 30

Cheapest

$26

Average

$43

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.

The average ticket from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne will cost around $ 43 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 26.

Cheapest
09:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h25 10:25AMNewcastle
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$261One-way
10:23AMEdinburgh Waverley1h22 11:45AMNewcastle
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$291One-way
09:08AMEdinburgh Waverley1h27 10:35AMNewcastle
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$311One-way
09:33AMEdinburgh Waverley1h45 11:18AMNewcastle
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$311One-way
10:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h29 11:29AMNewcastle
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$321One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

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09:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h25 10:25AMNewcastle
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09:08AMEdinburgh Waverley1h27 10:35AMNewcastle
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09:30AMEdinburgh Waverley1h26 10:56AMNewcastle
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09:30AMEdinburgh Waverley1h51 11:21AMDunston
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09:33AMEdinburgh Waverley1h45 11:18AMNewcastle
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10:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h29 11:29AMNewcastle
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10:23AMEdinburgh Waverley1h22 11:45AMNewcastle
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10:30AMEdinburgh Waverley1h50 12:20PMDunston
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11:30AMEdinburgh Waverley1h51 01:21PMDunston
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11:33AMEdinburgh Waverley1h48 01:21PMDunston
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12:30PMEdinburgh Waverley1h50 02:20PMDunston
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01:30PMEdinburgh Waverley1h51 03:21PMDunston
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Sun
Jan 30
$26London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus
Mon
Jan 31
$29East Coast Trains
$16Megabus
Tue
Feb 1
$29East Coast Trains
$16Megabus
Wed
Feb 2
$26London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus
Thu
Feb 3
$29East Coast Trains
$8Megabus
Fri
Feb 4
$29East Coast Trains
$8Megabus
Sat
Feb 5
$19London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus
Sun
Feb 6
$26London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus
Mon
Feb 7
$29East Coast Trains
$16Megabus
Tue
Feb 8
$29East Coast Trains
$16Megabus
Wed
Feb 9
$29East Coast Trains
$8Megabus
Thu
Feb 10
$29East Coast Trains
$8Megabus
Fri
Feb 11
$29East Coast Trains
$8Megabus
Sat
Feb 12
$19London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus
Sun
Feb 13
$26London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus
Mon
Feb 14
$29London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
Tue
Feb 15
$29London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
Wed
Feb 16
$29London North Eastern Railway
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Thu
Feb 17
$26London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus
Fri
Feb 18
$29London North Eastern Railway
$8Megabus

Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for Jan 30

Fastest Journey

1 h 22 m

Average

1 h 39 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

148 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Edinburgh for Newcastle upon Tyne every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 148 km distance in an average of 1 h 39 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 22 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 51 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:23AMEdinburgh Waverley1h22 11:45AMNewcastle
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$291One-way
09:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h25 10:25AMNewcastle
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$261One-way
09:30AMEdinburgh Waverley1h26 10:56AMNewcastle
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$361One-way
09:08AMEdinburgh Waverley1h27 10:35AMNewcastle
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$311One-way
10:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h29 11:29AMNewcastle
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$321One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance91 miles (147 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 91 miles (147 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 23 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $26 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $28 (€24).

Train companies: CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne trains

Travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne from $26 (€22) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train schedule from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 91 miles (147 km) journey to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the CrossCountry train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh with CrossCountry!

    CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne

    Travelers heading to Tyneside from the Scottish capital can take daily direct trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle. Two train companies provide frequent connections seven days a week on the East Coast Main Line, with journey times of around one hour and 30 minutes. Departures are available from early morning throughout the day until mid evening. Some indirect connections requiring one change en route offer additional travel options.

    Which train companies travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne?

    London North Eastern Railway (LNER) and CrossCountry Trains operate direct daily train services from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne. Some additional indirect connections are available using ScotRail services from Edinburgh and changing at Berwick Upon Tweed to CrossCountry and LNER trains to Newcastle.

    How long is the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne?

    The fastest journey time for the 108 mile trip south-east to Newcastle Upon Tyne from Edinburgh is the LNER mid afternoon service, taking one hour and 22 minutes to reach the English city. Most trains on this route take five to ten minutes longer to reach Newcastle.

    How many trains are there from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne?

    The daily timetable starts with around three trains an hour from Edinburgh to Newcastle during the morning peak time, with at least hourly services throughout the rest of the day and evening. There is a final departure from Edinburgh around 9:00 p.m. Sunday schedules offer a slightly less frequent service, with a later departure time for the first train in the morning.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne?

    Departure train station: Passengers will depart from Edinburgh Waverley. Located in the center of Edinburgh, Waverley Station is close to the bus and tram stops on Princes Street offering connections around the city, with airport shuttle buses available from Waverley Bridge. Passenger facilities on the station concourse include baggage storage, taxi stands, fast food restaurants, a supermarket and pub.

    Arrival train station: Newcastle Central Station is a short walk from Newcastle city center, with public transport options including bus routes stopping by the main entrance, and suburban rail connections on the Tyne and Wear Metro. Facilities at the station include cafe-bars, ATMs, food stores and a taxi stand.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

    Travel by train to Newcastle upon Tyne easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne.
    FAQs

    How much are cheap trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne?

    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne for as low as $26 (€22)  for the next 7 days.

    What is the cost of a train between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne?

    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train price to come in at an average of $28 (€24)  one way.

    How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne by train?

    The train distance from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is around 91 miles (147 km).

    How long is a train to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh on average?

    The train time between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne is on average 1 h 23 min  for the 91 miles (147 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    What train companies go from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne?

    For the journey from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne you can take a train with Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    How many train services per day are there between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne?

    The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Newcastle upon Tyne is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne? When is the last train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne?

    The earliest train departing from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 8: 00 AM. The last train departing from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 11: 00 AM. You can find the latest Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How early should I buy Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets to get the best deals?

    The price of a one way train ticket from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is on average $28 (€24) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Edinburgh
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your journey from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
    Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
    Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
    Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express