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There are 3 ways to get from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

£20 - £191

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Bus  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Dunfermline, St Leonard's Church to Edinburgh, Bus Station X55
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

£11 - £15

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Drive  •  2h 29m

  1. Drive from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne 127.4 miles

£21 - £35

Dunfermline → Newcastle upon Tyne
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The cheapest way to get from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 4h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which costs £20 - £200 and takes 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Dunfermline, St Leonard's Church and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Dunfermline Town and arriving at Newcastle via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Dunfermline and Newcastle upon Tyne is 105 miles. The road distance is 127.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 2h 15m and costs £20 - £200.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Dunfermline, St Leonard's Church station.

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Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dunfermline Town station.

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The best way to get from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 2h 15m and costs £20 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 4h 53m.

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Map of how to get from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 105.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 15m

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

You can take a train from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne via Edinburgh in around 2h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne via Edinburgh in around 4h 53m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£8 - £11
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, St Leonard's Church to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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 Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express

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

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Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne is 127 miles. It takes approximately 2h 29m to drive from Dunfermline to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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