There are 6 ways to get from Aberdeen to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train LNER  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Newcastle

$40 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) G92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$35 - $51

4 alternative options

Train ScotRail  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$51 - $190

Drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Newcastle upon Tyne 231 miles

$45 - $75

Fly to Newcastle  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Newcastle (NCL) ABZ - NCL

$116 - $319

Fly to Durham, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Durham (MME) ABZ - MME
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle

$115 - $391

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £26 - £40 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Newcastle upon Tyne is to fly which costs £85 - £250 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Newcastle upon Tyne is 152 miles. The road distance is 231 miles.

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The train from Aberdeen to Newcastle takes 4 h 4 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Newcastle. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

LNER operates a train from Aberdeen to Newcastle upon Tyne 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 4 min. CrossCountry also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Newcastle upon Tyne via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and Edinburgh in around 6 h 25 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Flights from Aberdeen to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$24 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
ScotRail
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express

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