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from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham

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

Our recommendation

To get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham on Sep 21 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:55PMNewcastle upon Tyne0h45 02:40PMDurham
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$211One-way
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01:55PMNewcastle upon Tyne0h45 02:40PMDurham
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$211One-way

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Tue
Sep 21
$5London North Eastern Railway
$19Megabus
Wed
Sep 22
$5London North Eastern Railway
$19Megabus
Thu
Sep 23
$5London North Eastern Railway
$19Megabus
Fri
Sep 24
$5London North Eastern Railway
$19Megabus
Sat
Sep 25
$5London North Eastern Railway
$19Megabus
Sun
Sep 26
$5London North Eastern Railway
$19Megabus

Travel Information from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham

distanceDistance13 miles (21 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $8 (€6) • 11 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $8 (€6) • 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or London North Eastern Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 13 miles (21 km) between Newcastle upon Tyne and Durham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Megabus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham.

Travel Tips

Travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham
Travel to Durham 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham.
FAQs
How do I reach Durham from Newcastle upon Tyne?

You can travel to Durham from Newcastle upon Tyne 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham?

The cheapest way to go to Durham from Newcastle upon Tyne is by taking a train, which costs on average $8 (€6).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Durham:

A train is generally $11 (€9) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $19 (€15) from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham.

What is the fastest way to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham?

The fastest way from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham is by train with an average journey time of 11 min.

There are alternative travel options to Durham that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 45 min.

How far is Durham from Newcastle upon Tyne?

The distance from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham is approximately 13 miles (21 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Newcastle upon Tyne and in Durham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham:

  • Buses most often depart from Newcastle upon Tyne at Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arrive in Durham at Durham, Bus Station (stand C).
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham?

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

  • You can travel by bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham with Megabus, and you can find Megabus Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham tickets for $19 (€15) on Omio.
  • You can go to Durham from Newcastle upon Tyne by train with London North Eastern Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $8 (€6) with London North Eastern Railway from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Newcastle upon Tyne and Durham?

Yes, there are direct services available from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct buses with Megabus.

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

Where should I go next after I travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham?
Looking to extend your trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham? Many Omio customers who go from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Edinburgh or Manchester from Durham, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $19 (€15) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $8 (€6) one way for this journey.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Newcastle upon Tyne
Durham
Newcastle Upon Tyne (Coach Stn)
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Newcastle
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