There are 4 ways to get from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Hirst, Moorhouse Lane (Cedar House) to Gosforth, Regent Centre Interchange (Opposite Metro Entrance) X20
  2. Take the train from Regent Centre (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Monument Metro Station) Grn / ...

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ashington College, Fifth Avenue to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church) 52 / ...

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne 17.6 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne 17.6 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ashington College, Fifth Avenue and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Ashington and Newcastle upon Tyne is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to bus and train which takes 44 min and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, depart from Ashington College, Fifth Avenue station.

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Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church) station.

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Map of how to get from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 53 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Regent Centre (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Monument Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hirst, Moorhouse Lane (Cedar House) to Gosforth, Regent Centre Interchange (Opposite Metro Entrance)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ashington College, Fifth Avenue to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Ashington, Northumberland to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ashington to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk

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