How to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 40 min

$46 - $99

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. 888

$14 - $20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. 86.7 miles

$18 - $27

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 40 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $15 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 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
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 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $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 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $24
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ambleside and Newcastle upon Tyne is 106 km. The road distance is 139 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £10 - £16 and takes 4 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £13 - £20.

No, there is no direct bus from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Ambleside, Rydal Road Health Centre 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.

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Ambleside to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.