Cheap train tickets from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Cheapest

$88

Average

$169

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 London to Newcastle upon Tyne will cost around $ 169 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 88.

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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h06 12:36PMNewcastle
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$881One-way
10:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h52 12:52PMNewcastle
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$951One-way
09:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h33 01:03PMDunston
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$1321One-way
11:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h32 03:02PMDunston
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$1321One-way
12:30PMLondon Kings Cross3h32 04:02PMDunston
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$1321One-way

Train schedule from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

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08:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h50 10:50AMNewcastle
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08:27AMLondon Kings Cross3h02 11:29AMNewcastle
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08:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h10 11:40AMNewcastle
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09:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h50 11:50AMNewcastle
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09:00AMLondon Kings Cross3h05 12:05PMDunston
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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h33 01:03PMDunston
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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h06 12:36PMNewcastle
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10:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h52 12:52PMNewcastle
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10:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h33 02:03PMDunston
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10:45AMLondon Kings Cross3h18 02:03PMDunston
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11:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h32 03:02PMDunston
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12:30PMLondon Kings Cross3h32 04:02PMDunston
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Jan 24
$83London North Eastern Railway
$14National Express
$389British Airways
Tue
Jan 25
$77London North Eastern Railway
$7Flixbus
$142British Airways
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Jan 26
$60London North Eastern Railway
$7Flixbus
$480British Airways
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Jan 27
$77London North Eastern Railway
$11Flixbus
$397British Airways
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Jan 28
$101London North Eastern Railway
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$126British Airways
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Jan 29
$60London North Eastern Railway
$10Flixbus
$219British Airways
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$45London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$160British Airways
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Jan 31
$60London North Eastern Railway
$7Flixbus
$303British Airways
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$60London North Eastern Railway
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$69London North Eastern Railway
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$101London North Eastern Railway
$10Flixbus
$219British Airways
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$53London North Eastern Railway
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$112British Airways
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Feb 6
$69London North Eastern Railway
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$64British Airways
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Feb 7
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$117British Airways
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Feb 8
$40London North Eastern Railway
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$112British Airways
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Feb 9
$26London North Eastern Railway
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$108British Airways
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Feb 10
$40London North Eastern Railway
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$59British Airways
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Feb 11
$101London North Eastern Railway
$10Flixbus
$94British Airways
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Feb 12
$40London North Eastern Railway
$11Flixbus
$98British Airways

Fastest train times from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Fastest Journey

2 h 50 m

Average

3 h 11 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

398 km

Of the 12 trains that leave London 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.

These direct trains cover the 398 km distance in an average of 3 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 50 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 33 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
09:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h50 11:50AMNewcastle
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$2081One-way
Fastest
08:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h50 10:50AMNewcastle
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$2081One-way
10:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h52 12:52PMNewcastle
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$951One-way
08:27AMLondon Kings Cross3h02 11:29AMNewcastle
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$2731One-way
09:00AMLondon Kings Cross3h05 12:05PMDunston
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$2081One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance246 miles (397 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$82 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains

Trains from London to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 246 miles (397 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $82 (€68), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $60 (€50).

Trains from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

Great Britain has become known for its efficient and reliable transport system. Because of that, there shouldn’t be any problem finding a train from London to Newcastle that will fit into any itinerary. On a daily basis, trains move between the two destinations, easily covering the 247 miles from one point to the other in about 3 hours. Some trains do have transfers or change over stops along the route.

London to Newcastle upon Tyne Train Times: Daily Departures

The earliest departures are from around 6:00 p.m. with many other departing options through the morning and the afternoon. For those who are unable to travel by day, there are evening voyages that can leave the departing station anywhere between 9:00 and 10:00 p.m.

How long is the journey by train from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Time can vary depending on the train selected and the transfers along the journey, but on average the trip should be concluded in about 3 hours. Even with delays it should still be less than 5 hours.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?

If catching a train from London to Newcastle, you will most likely depart from London King’s Cross station. All trains arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne do so at the Newcastle Central Station.

Departure train station: The departure destination will be the famous London King’s Cross Railway station in the London Borough of Camden. It is one of the busiest stations in the United Kingdom. Many people make use of this station on a daily basis to commute to work and home. With restaurants, coffee shops, bars, shops and more, the station is geared for any type of traveler. Due to its location near the city center, it is easily accessible and has ample choice of public transport if it is needed.

Arrival train station: Newcastle Central Station is located in the city center of Newcastle upon Tyne. Public transport, shops, ATM’s, free Wi-Fi and toilet facilities, makes this a comfortable space to arrive in. The Tyne and Wear suburban underground metro station is located beneath the rail station. This is another great way to travel about town.

Which train companies travel from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?

London North Eastern Railway London to Newcastle upon Tyne

The London North Eastern Railway is the chosen train operating company when considering a train from London to Newcastle. They far outnumber any other trains transporting passengers between the two destinations. The times for each departure are spaced throughout the week to accommodate different travel demands. Planning ahead and checking all available LNER trains before deciding which one, will make the process a lot easier.

Grand Central London to Newcastle upon Tyne

There aren’t many Grand Central trains from London to Newcastle upon Tyne, but their presence in the selection of available modes of transport is always welcome. It makes the hunt for affordable tickets easier. Both train operators provide a variety of trips with a travel duration of 3 to 4 hours.

London to Newcastle upon Tyne: Services onboard

London North Eastern Railway trains have first class and standard seating options with priority seating for the elderly and disabled passengers. First class travellers can expect to receive free snacks, access to a first class lounge and more comfortable reclined seating. The Quiet Coach is great for passengers who want to take a quick nap during the journey. LNER does have free Wi-Fi throughout their trains. While space is always limited on trains, it is best to inform the train manager early on if there are plans to take a bicycle or any other large item along on the trip.

Grand Central offers first, business and standard seating. Wider reclining seats with ample legroom and complimentary refreshments, are some of the benefits of selecting the first class options. First class is fairly competitive and worth considering. All trains have free fair-usage Wi-Fi available throughout the train. The dedicated storage space for bicycles can only accommodate three bikes. Two are for reserved cycle space and the third space is given on a first-come, first-served basis. When traveling with a bicycle, try to make proper arrangements with the train manager ahead of the trip. For strollers, foldable devices and wheelchairs, there will be dedicated spaces provided onboard.

How can I find cheap tickets from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Always remember to make bookings well in advance. It could save a bit of money. By using the Omio booking platform, it is easy to book with flexible travel dates to find the cheapest offers. Keep an eye out for any special offers or promotions that might be available for the trip.

Travel Tips: Trains from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Train tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from London for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $60 (€50)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is the train to Newcastle upon Tyne from London on average?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Newcastle upon Tyne train to cost on average $82 (€68)  one way.

How far is Newcastle upon Tyne from London by train?

The distance to Newcastle upon Tyne from London by train is approximately 246 miles (397 km).

What is the London to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time?

On average the London to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is 3 h 10 min  for the 246 miles (397 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What train providers go from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?

For the best London to Newcastle upon Tyne train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with London North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between London and Newcastle upon Tyne to compare what amenities they may offer.

Is there a direct train from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Yes, there are 17 direct trains per day from London to Newcastle upon Tyne with London North Eastern Railway, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.

How many train services are there from London to Newcastle upon Tyne a day?

On average, there are 17 trains a day from London to Newcastle upon Tyne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from London to Newcastle upon Tyne? When does the last train depart from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The earliest train for this journey departs from London at 7: 00 AM. The last train leaves from London at 2: 15 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from London to Newcastle upon Tyne and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from London to Newcastle upon Tyne to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from London to Newcastle upon Tyne is on average $82 (€68) if you purchase 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between London and Newcastle upon Tyne available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Newcastle upon Tyne
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your journey between London and Newcastle upon Tyne.
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transit options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transit options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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+44 3457114141
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Public transit options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
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ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transit options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139