The cheapest trains from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

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Cheapest

$118

Average

$118

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 $ 118 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 118.

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10:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h51 12:51PMNewcastle
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09:22AMLondon Kings Cross3h05 12:27PMNewcastle
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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h05 12:35PMNewcastle
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08:48AMLondon Kings Cross2h48 11:36AMNewcastle
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10:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h10 01:40PMNewcastle
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Timetable London to Newcastle upon Tyne

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08:48AMLondon Kings Cross2h48 11:36AMNewcastle
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09:22AMLondon Kings Cross3h05 12:27PMNewcastle
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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h05 12:35PMNewcastle
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10:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h51 12:51PMNewcastle
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10:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h10 01:40PMNewcastle
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Oct 16
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Sun
Oct 17
$118London North Eastern Railway
$12Megabus
$495British Airways
Mon
Oct 18
$118London North Eastern Railway
$11Flixbus
$432British Airways
Tue
Oct 19
$113London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$412British Airways
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Oct 20
$113London North Eastern Railway
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Thu
Oct 21
$113London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$495British Airways
Fri
Oct 22
$113London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
$193British Airways
Sat
Oct 23
$113London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
$107British Airways
Sun
Oct 24
$91London North Eastern Railway
$12Megabus
$174British Airways
Mon
Oct 25
$113London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
$164British Airways
Tue
Oct 26
$112London North Eastern Railway
$11Flixbus
$178British Airways
Wed
Oct 27
$112London North Eastern Railway
$11Flixbus
$178British Airways
Thu
Oct 28
$113London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
$182British Airways
Fri
Oct 29
$102London North Eastern Railway
$12Megabus
$117British Airways
Sat
Oct 30
$84London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
$122British Airways
Sun
Oct 31
$69London North Eastern Railway
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$107British Airways
Mon
Nov 1
$74Grand Central Trains
$7Flixbus
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Nov 2
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$16Megabus
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Wed
Nov 3
$61London North Eastern Railway
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Thu
Nov 4
$61London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$112British Airways
Fri
Nov 5
$78London North Eastern Railway
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$107British Airways

The fastest trains from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for Oct 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 48 m

Average

2 h 59 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

398 km

Of the 5 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 2 h 59 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 48 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 10 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
08:48AMLondon Kings Cross2h48 11:36AMNewcastle
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$1181One-way
10:00AMLondon Kings Cross2h51 12:51PMNewcastle
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$1181One-way
09:22AMLondon Kings Cross3h05 12:27PMNewcastle
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$1181One-way
09:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h05 12:35PMNewcastle
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$1181One-way
10:30AMLondon Kings Cross3h10 01:40PMNewcastle
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$1181One-way

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Train Information between London and Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance246 miles (397 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$111 (€90)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon 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 2 h 50 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. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $91 (€74), but the average price of train tickets is $111 (€90).

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
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 London to Newcastle upon Tyne.
FAQs
How much are cheap trains to Newcastle upon Tyne from London?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from London for as low as $91 (€74)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between London and Newcastle upon Tyne?
The London to Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket price is on average $111 (€90)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from London to Newcastle upon Tyne by train?
The distance to Newcastle upon Tyne from London by train is approximately 246 miles (397 km).
How long is a train between London and Newcastle upon Tyne on average?
On average the London to Newcastle upon Tyne train time is 2 h 50 min  covering the 246 miles (397 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train providers can take me between London and Newcastle upon Tyne?
For the trip from London to Newcastle upon Tyne you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Newcastle upon Tyne from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
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. You can look to travel with London North Eastern Railway  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many train services are there from London to Newcastle upon Tyne a day?
The average number of trains departing London for Newcastle upon Tyne is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from London to Newcastle upon Tyne? What time is the last train from London to Newcastle upon Tyne?
The earliest train for this trip departs from London at 7: 00 AM. The last train leaves from London at 10: 00 AM. 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.
When should I book the London to Newcastle upon Tyne train for the best deals on tickets?
If you buy the London to Newcastle upon Tyne train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $111 (€90). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between London and Newcastle upon Tyne. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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 to Newcastle upon Tyne from London.
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Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
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
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
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Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar