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Duration 5h 49m
Distance 171.3 miles
Average price £108
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Cardross takes 5h 49m and the fastest train takes 4h 16m. The train service runs several times per day from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Cardross. 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. Newcastle
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Cardross
4h 32m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£31 - £223

Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Cardross train times

Trains run four times a day between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Cardross. The earliest departure is at 05:38 in the morning, and the last departure from Newcastle Airport (NCL) is at 22:54 which arrives into Cardross at 08:06. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Cardross. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport and arriving at Cardross via Newcastle and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 32m.

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The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Cardross is 133 miles. The road distance is 171.3 miles.

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Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Cardross train services, operated by LNER, depart from Newcastle station.

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Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Cardross train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Cardross station.

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There are 278+ hotels available in Cardross. Prices start at £75 per night.

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