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from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh

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

Our recommendation

To get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh on Jan 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:33AMNewcastle1h33 11:06AMEdinburgh Waverley
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$261One-way
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04:20PMNewcastle upon Tyne2h40 07:00PMEdinburgh, Elder Street
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$161One-way
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09:54AMNewcastle1h28 11:22AMEdinburgh Waverley
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$321One-way
08:56AMNewcastle1h35 10:31AMEdinburgh Waverley
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$401One-way
02:35PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station2h45 05:20PMEdinburgh
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$181One-way

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Thu
Jan 27
$26Cross Country
$16Megabus
Fri
Jan 28
$32Cross Country
$9Megabus
Sat
Jan 29
$19London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Sun
Jan 30
$24London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Mon
Jan 31
$26London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Tue
Feb 1
$26London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Wed
Feb 2
$26Cross Country
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Thu
Feb 3
$26London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
Fri
Feb 4
$26London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Sat
Feb 5
$29East Coast Trains
$9Megabus
Sun
Feb 6
$19London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Mon
Feb 7
$26London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Tue
Feb 8
$24London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Wed
Feb 9
$24London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
Thu
Feb 10
$19London North Eastern Railway
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Fri
Feb 11
$26London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Sat
Feb 12
$17London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Sun
Feb 13
$17London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Mon
Feb 14
$26London North Eastern Railway
$9Megabus
Tue
Feb 15
$21London North Eastern Railway
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Travel Information to Edinburgh from Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance91 miles (147 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $26
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€9) • 2 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $26 (€22) • 1 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or London North Eastern Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 91 miles (147 km) to Edinburgh from Newcastle upon Tyne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 23 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $11 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh.

How to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh, 87,50% 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh 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 reach Edinburgh from Newcastle upon Tyne?

There are 2 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh: bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to travel between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh is by taking a bus with an average price of $11 (€9).

This is compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A bus is generally $16 (€13) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $26 (€22) from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh.

What is the fastest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh?

The fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Newcastle upon Tyne is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 23 min.

Other travel options to Edinburgh can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 30 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh?

The Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh distance is around 91 miles (147 km).

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

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

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Edinburgh from Newcastle upon Tyne as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Edinburgh from Newcastle upon Tyne, what are the departure and arrival points in Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Which travel companies can take me from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can get you to Edinburgh by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Megabus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh for $11 (€9) on Omio.
  • Travel with London North Eastern Railway for trains to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for London North Eastern Railway Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for $26 (€22).

Where should I go next after I travel between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh?

Many of our customers traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh don't make Edinburgh their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Edinburgh are London, Glasgow or Manchester, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Edinburgh to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $11 (€9) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $26 (€22) one way.

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