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Duration 5h 15m
Distance 136.7 miles
Average price £70
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Falkirk and Whitley Bay takes 5h 15m and the fastest train takes 2h 44m. The train service runs several times per day from Falkirk to Whitley Bay. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Falkirk Grahamston
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Whitley Bay
3h 42m
£20 - £243

Falkirk to Whitley Bay train times

Trains run twice daily between Falkirk and Whitley Bay. The earliest departure is at 14:55 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Falkirk is at 21:25 which arrives into Whitley Bay at 06:40. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Falkirk to Whitley Bay. However, there are services departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Whitley Bay via Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Whitley Bay is 114 miles. The road distance is 136.7 miles.

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Falkirk to Whitley Bay train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Falkirk Grahamston station.

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Falkirk to Whitley Bay train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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There are 615+ hotels available in Whitley Bay. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Falkirk and Whitley Bay?

You can take a train from Falkirk to Whitley Bay via Edinburgh, Newcastle, and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station in around 3h 42m.
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