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There are 8 ways to get from Cheltenham to North Shields 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  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Newcastle

$105 - $158

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Bus  •  8h 31m

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

$26 - $35

6 alternative options

Train TransPennine Express  •  6h 33m

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

$126 - $185

Drive  •  4h 18m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to North Shields 262.3 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle, train  •  4h 4m

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

$69 - $245

Train to Cardiff, fly to Newcastle  •  5h 28m

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

$86 - $344

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  5h 54m

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

$177 - $492

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6h 33m

  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

$116 - $382

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to North Shields is to bus which costs £20 - £27 and takes 8h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to North Shields is to train and fly which costs £50 - £190 and takes 4h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to North Shields. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Stn Clayton St and Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to North Shields. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at North Shields via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 10m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and North Shields is 218 miles. The road distance is 262.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to North Shields without a car is to train which takes 5h 10m and costs £80 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Cheltenham to North Shields, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to North Shields bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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Cheltenham to North Shields train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to North Shields is to train which takes 5h 10m and costs £80 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £27 and takes 8h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to North Shields.
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  • Distance: 218.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and North Shields, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Cheltenham to North Shields every 2 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $160 and the journey takes 4h 28m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to North Shields twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $29 and the journey takes 7h 40m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
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
4h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
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
37m
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
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
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
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
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 Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
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
1h 18m
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
7h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
National Express

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

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

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Cheltenham to North Shields train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to North Shields is 262 miles. It takes approximately 4h 18m to drive from Cheltenham to North Shields.

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easyJet offers flights from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 573+ hotels available in North Shields. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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