There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne by tram, train, bus, car or plane

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Tram, train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$30 - $101

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Bus  •  3 h 57 min

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

$16 - $22

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne 113.5 miles

$24 - $35

Fly, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Newcastle

$105 - $255

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Newcastle upon Tyne is 97 miles. The road distance is 113.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to tram and train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne is 114 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 622+ hotels available in Newcastle upon Tyne. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 96.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Newcastle upon Tyne twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
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 Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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