There are 5 ways to get from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Manchester Victoria
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Newcastle

£74 - £159

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Bus  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street 060
  3. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard

£18 - £23

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street M36

£51 - £84

Drive  •  4h 10m

  1. Drive from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne 248.5 miles

£40 - £60

Fly  •  12h 56m

  1. Fly from Anglesey (VLY) to Newcastle (NCL) VLY - NCL

£75 - £188

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The cheapest way to get from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £18 - £24 and takes 10h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Caernarfon and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via Bangor, Gwynedd, Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place and Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 42m.

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The distance between Caernarfon and Newcastle upon Tyne is 167 miles. The road distance is 248.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 6h 30m and costs £70 - £160.

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It takes approximately 6h 30m to get from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bangor, Gwynedd station.

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The best way to get from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 6h 30m and costs £70 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £24 and takes 10h 42m, you could also fly, which costs £75 - £190 and takes 12h 56m.

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There is no direct flight from Anglesey Airport to Newcastle Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 50m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 167.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 30m

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

You can take a train from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne via Upper Bangor, Coleg Menai, Bangor (Gwynedd), Chester, and Manchester Victoria in around 6h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne via Bangor, Gwynedd, Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, and Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street in around 10h 42m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Anglesey to Newcastle via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Anglesey to Newcastle via Cardiff, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£75 - £380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Anglesey to Newcastle via Cardiff, Dublin
Ave. Duration
14h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£19 - £120
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Anglesey to Newcastle via Cardiff, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£95 - £360
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Anglesey to Newcastle via Cardiff, Dublin
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £230
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £28
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £28
First Anytime Day Single
£29 - £45
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
First Anytime Day Single
£45 - £75
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£22 - £80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£18 - £27
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Shudehill Interchange to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£18 - £35
Website
Megabus 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 Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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National Express
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
Blablabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from Caernarfon to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Aer Lingus, Air France, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from Anglesey Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 885+ hotels available in Newcastle upon Tyne. Prices start at £45 per night.

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The best way to get from Caernarfon to Anglesey Airport is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £50 - £65.

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