There are 3 ways to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle

$45 - $89

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Bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station 888

$33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne 86.7 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne station. However, there are services departing from Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Ambleside and Newcastle upon Tyne is 66 miles. The road distance is 86.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs £30 - £70.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Wright Bros Coaches, arrive at Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket).

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The best way to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs £30 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Wright Bros Coaches, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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There are 618+ hotels available in Newcastle upon Tyne. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 66 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne via Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), Windermere, Oxenholme Lake District, and Carlisle in around 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, Wright Bros Coaches operates a bus from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne every 2 hours. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Bus operators
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk

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