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

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Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle

£8 - £140

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Bus  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

£5 - £7

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Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne 62.5 miles

£9 - £14

Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

The train journey time between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Newcastle upon Tyne is around 46 min and covers a distance of around 67 miles. The fastest train normally takes 42 min. Operated by LNER and CrossCountry, the Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne train service departs from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arrives in Newcastle. Typically 168 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne train schedules

Berwick-upon-Tweed → Newcastle upon Tyne
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The most affordable way to get from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus, which costs £5 - £7 and takes 1h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which costs £8 - £140 and takes 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arriving at Newcastle. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Newcastle upon Tyne is 57 miles. The road distance is 62.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 43 min and costs £8 - £140.

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The train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, depart from Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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The best way to get from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 43 min and costs £8 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £7 and takes 1h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 57.4 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Berwick-upon-Tweed, England and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

LNER operates a train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle every 2 hours. Tickets cost £8 - £100 and the journey takes 43 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard once daily. Tickets cost £5 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £100
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£65 - £100
Bus operators
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 Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express

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Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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