How to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester

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from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester

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

Our recommendation
bus

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

03:25PMNewcastle upon Tyne3h55 07:20PMManchester
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03:25PMNewcastle upon Tyne3h55 07:20PMManchester
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09:20AMNewcastle upon Tyne4h00 01:20PMManchester
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10:10AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h35 01:45PMManchester, Coach Station
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06:50AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h55 10:45AMManchester, Coach Station
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Travel Information between Newcastle upon Tyne and Manchester

distanceDistance105 miles (170 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $58
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $21 (€19) • 3 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $58 (€52) • 2 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or First Transpennine Express

Travel 105 miles (170 km) by bus or train between Newcastle upon Tyne and 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 $21 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester.

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FAQs

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

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $21 (€19) compared to other travel options to Manchester:

A bus is generally $37 (€33) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $58 (€52) from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester.

The fastest way from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 17 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Manchester by bus can take on average 3 h 35 min.

The distance is approximately 105 miles (170 km) from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester.

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

  • 16 trains a day.

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

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

  • You can travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $21 (€19) with Flixbus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester.
  • You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester with First Transpennine Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $58 (€52) with First Transpennine Express from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester.

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

  • You can find around 16 direct trains per day and travel with First Transpennine Express.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Manchester 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 Manchester.

Omio customers who travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester often also extend their vacation to go to London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Manchester and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $21 (€19) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $58 (€52) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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