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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

£27 - £222

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express / ...

£13 - £16

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station 900 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

£26 - £194

Drive  •  2h 38m

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne 152.1 miles

£23 - £35

Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne by walk and train

The journey time between Buchanan bus Station and Newcastle upon Tyne is around 2h 53m and covers a distance of around 171 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 20m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, Caledonian Sleeper, LNER and others, the Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne service departs from Buchanan bus Station and arrives in Newcastle. Typically 196 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 53m
Fastest journey time:
2h 20m
Journey distance:
171 miles
Services per week:
196
Cheapest price:
£27
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:16
Last service departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne walk and train schedules

Departing Sunday, July 25, 2021

Buchanan bus Station → Newcastle upon Tyne
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The cheapest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £13 - £16 and takes 4h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Newcastle via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Newcastle upon Tyne is 121 miles. The road distance is 152.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 2h 40m and costs £26 - £230.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to get from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 2h 40m and costs £26 - £230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £16 and takes 4h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 121.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between Buchanan bus Station, Scotland and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

You can take a train from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne via Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh in around 2h 40m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard once daily. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 4h 15m. FlixBus also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
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 Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Glasgow to Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2h 38m to drive from Buchanan bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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