There are 6 ways to get from Dundee 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.

Recommended option

Train via Edinburgh  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$40 - $156

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) G92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$30 - $40

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Newcastle

$30 - $120

Bus, train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Edinburgh, George Street (The Dome) (St Andrew Church) X54
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$34 - $108

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Dundee to Newcastle upon Tyne 166.7 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Newcastle (NCL) ABZ - NCL

$133 - $386

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Dundee to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which costs £30 - £120 and takes 3 h.

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The distance between Dundee and Newcastle upon Tyne is 117 miles. The road distance is 166.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Dundee to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dundee station to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dundee and arriving at Newcastle. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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

You can take a train from Dundee to Newcastle upon Tyne via Edinburgh in around 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dundee to Newcastle upon Tyne via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and Edinburgh in around 5 h.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Dundee to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$16 - $25
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Dundee to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Edinburgh, George Street (The Dome) (St Andrew Church)
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express

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