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from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne

You can get from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne on Jan 30 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:10AMManchester3h55 02:05PMNewcastle upon Tyne
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$231One-way
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10:10AMManchester3h55 02:05PMNewcastle upon Tyne
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$231One-way
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05:25AMManchester4h05 09:30AMNewcastle upon Tyne
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09:25AMManchester, Airport4h40 02:05PMNewcastle upon Tyne
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$231One-way
04:25PMManchester3h55 08:20PMNewcastle upon Tyne
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$321One-way

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Sun
Jan 30
$63First Transpennine Express
$20Flixbus
Mon
Jan 31
$54First Transpennine Express
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Tue
Feb 1
$40First Transpennine Express
$14National Express
Wed
Feb 2
$52First Transpennine Express
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Thu
Feb 3
$44First Transpennine Express
$14National Express
Fri
Feb 4
$49First Transpennine Express
$17Megabus
Sat
Feb 5
$107London North Eastern Railway
$17Megabus
Sun
Feb 6
$44London North Eastern Railway
$19National Express
Mon
Feb 7
$41First Transpennine Express
$14National Express
Tue
Feb 8
$35First Transpennine Express
$13Megabus
Wed
Feb 9
$30First Transpennine Express
$13Megabus
Thu
Feb 10
$30First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Fri
Feb 11
$32First Transpennine Express
$18National Express
Sat
Feb 12
$44London North Eastern Railway
$17Megabus
Sun
Feb 13
$118London North Eastern Railway
$19Megabus
Mon
Feb 14
$30First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Tue
Feb 15
$30First Transpennine Express
$14National Express
Wed
Feb 16
$30First Transpennine Express
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Thu
Feb 17
$30First Transpennine Express
$14National Express
Fri
Feb 18
$33First Transpennine Express
$17Megabus

Travel Information from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance105 miles (170 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $62
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€19) • 3 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $62 (€52) • 2 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or First Transpennine Express

Travel 105 miles (170 km) by bus or train to Newcastle upon Tyne from Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 17 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne.

How to get from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne, 55,10% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

How do I travel from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne?

There are 2 travel options from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Manchester and Newcastle upon Tyne?

The cheapest way to travel between Manchester and Newcastle upon Tyne is by taking a bus with an average price of $23 (€19).

This is compared to other travel options to Newcastle upon Tyne:

A bus is generally $40 (€33) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $62 (€52) from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne.

What is the quickest way from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The quickest way to travel between Manchester and Newcastle upon Tyne is by train, which takes on average 2 h 17 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Newcastle upon Tyne by bus can take on average 3 h 30 min.

How many miles from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 105 miles (170 km) between Manchester and Newcastle upon Tyne.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Manchester and Newcastle upon Tyne as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne, where do I depart from Manchester and where do I arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street.

Which travel companies can get me from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne:

  • You can go to Newcastle upon Tyne from Manchester by bus with Megabus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $23 (€19) with Megabus from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne on Omio.
  • You can travel to Newcastle upon Tyne from Manchester by train with First Transpennine Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $62 (€52) with First Transpennine Express from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Is there a way to travel directly from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Yes, there are direct routes from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 16 direct trains per day to Newcastle upon Tyne with First Transpennine Express.

Direct services to Newcastle upon Tyne tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Looking to extend your trip from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne? Many Omio customers who go from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore London, Edinburgh or Glasgow from Newcastle upon Tyne, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I purchase my Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $23 (€19) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $62 (€52) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.