There are 7 ways to get from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne by plane, train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Fly from Bristol  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL

$45 - $187

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$26 - $35

5 alternative options

Train to Cardiff, fly  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Newcastle (NCL) CWL - NCL

$85 - $333

Train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newcastle

$110 - $180

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Newcastle

$137 - $217

Bus, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Shudehill Interchange M35
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Newcastle

$87 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne 299.7 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £19 - £25 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne is to fly which costs £30 - £150 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Newcastle upon Tyne is 248 miles. The road distance is 299.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station station and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Newcastle. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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

easyJet flies from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne twice daily. Alternatively, CrossCountry operates a train from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne every 3 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $180 and the journey takes 5 h 11 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Birmingham New Street to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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