|Distance||91 miles (147 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 28 min|
|Average train ticket price||$28 (€23)|
|Train providers||London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or First Transpennine Express|
Trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh cover the 91 miles (147 km) long route taking on average 1 h 28 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or First Transpennine Express. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $28 (€23), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $19 (€16).
CrossCountry trains will get you from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh from $19 (€16). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 91 miles (147 km) route between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for CrossCountry trains between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh starting at $27 (€21), buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!
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Travelers planning a visit to the Scottish capital from northern England can take frequent daily direct trains from Newcastle Upon Tyne to Edinburgh on the East Coast Main Line. Services are provided by two operators, with connections from morning to mid evening seven days a week. Average journey times from Tyneside to Edinburgh are around one hour and 30 minutes. Additional travel options are provided by indirect routes requiring one change at Berwick just before crossing the border into Scotland.
CrossCountry Trains and London North Eastern Railway (LNER) provide direct trains from Newcastle to Edinburgh Waverley. Additional indirect options involve taking LNER or CrossCountry services to Berwick on Tweed and changing to local ScotRail trains to Edinburgh.
The quickest trains on the 108 mile route north-west to Edinburgh are some CrossCountry services, taking one hour and 24 minutes to reach the Scottish capital. Most services on this route take about five to ten minutes longer to complete the trip.
Trains from Newcastle to Edinburgh depart at least hourly during the day, with the daily timetable starting a little after 8:00 a.m. and continuing with increased frequency throughout the afternoon and evening. The final connection from Newcastle leaves just before 10:00 p.m. Sunday schedules feature a slightly later first departure to Edinburgh in the morning.
Departure train station: Newcastle Central Station is located in the city center, with local buses from stops by the main entrance offering connections across Newcastle, and trains on the Tyne and Wear Metro providing regional links. Passenger facilities include ATMs, fast-food outlets, a cafe-bar and taxi stand.
Arrival train station: All passengers will alight at Edinburgh Waverley. Edinburgh's main station, Waverley is located in the heart of the city, with tram and bus stops right outside on Princes Street offering routes around the capital and stops on Waverley Bridge providing shuttles to the airport. The station concourse has fast-food outlets, a pub, luggage storage facilities, ATMs and taxi stands.
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