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There are 10 ways to get from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Newcastle

$100 - $160

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Bus  •  7 h 40 min

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

$23 - $29

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Train TransPennine Express  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newcastle

$123 - $179

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne 261.7 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL

$67 - $240

Train to Cardiff, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Newcastle (NCL) CWL - NCL

$84 - $339

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$157 - $454

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  4. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL

$133 - $354

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$114 - $377

Train to Exeter, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Newcastle (NCL) EXT - NCL

$109 - $326

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £17 - £23 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train and fly which costs £50 - £190 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Newcastle. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Newcastle upon Tyne is 214 miles. The road distance is 261.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs £80 - £130.

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The train from Cheltenham Spa to Newcastle takes 4 h 19 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs £80 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £23 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 214.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne every 2 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $160 and the journey takes 4 h 19 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $29 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
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
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Exeter to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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 Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne is 262 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to drive from Cheltenham to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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easyJet offers flights from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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