There are 9 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  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Newcastle

$105 - $158

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Bus  •  10 h 1 min

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

$30 - $38

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Train TransPennine Express  •  6 h 24 min

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

$125 - $184

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to North Shields 262.3 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Bristol, fly, train  •  3 h 52 min

  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 (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station)

$84 - $247

Train to Cardiff, fly  •  4 h 51 min

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

$92 - $350

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 10 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

$159 - $459

Train, train to Southampton, fly  •  5 h 46 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

$135 - $359

Train to Exeter, fly  •  5 h 39 min

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

$115 - $335

Questions & Answers

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 (North Of The Adult Training Centre) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Westmorland Rd-Discovery Msm (Outside Blandford House Science Museum) and Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket St Mary's Place (Outside St Thomas The Martyr's Church). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to North Shields station. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St James Metro Station / St James Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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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 5 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min 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 5 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 1 min.

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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 North Shields 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 Cheltenham to North Shields.
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  • Distance: 218.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

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 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to North Shields twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 5 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 Exeter to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
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
4 h 28 min
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
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
Every 4 hours
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 Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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
1 h
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
58 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
31 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
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
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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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 4 h 18 min 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 522+ hotels available in North Shields. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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