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There are 3 ways to get from Hamilton to Newcastleton by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Motherwell to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square 127A

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton, Scotland to Carlisle National Express
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square 127A

Drive  •  1h 33m

  1. Drive from Hamilton to Newcastleton 88.3 miles

£13 - £20

Hamilton to Newcastleton by train and bus

The journey time between Hamilton and Newcastleton is around 4h 9m and covers a distance of around 114 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 52m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service and Telfords Coaches, the Hamilton to Newcastleton service departs from Motherwell and arrives in Newcastleton, Douglas Square. Typically 26 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 9m
Fastest journey time:
1h 52m
Services per week:
26
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:45
Last service departs at:
20:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hamilton to Newcastleton train and bus schedules

Hamilton → Newcastleton
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Newcastleton is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Newcastleton is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Newcastleton is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Hamilton to Newcastleton is to drive, which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Hamilton to Newcastleton is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamilton to Newcastleton. However, there are services departing from Hamilton, Scotland and arriving at Newcastleton, Douglas Square via Carlisle, The Prince and Bear. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 23m.

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The distance between Hamilton and Newcastleton is 63 miles. The road distance is 88.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Hamilton to Newcastleton without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Hamilton to Newcastleton, including transfers.

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Hamilton to Newcastleton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hamilton, Scotland station.

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Hamilton to Newcastleton bus services, operated by Telfords Coaches, arrive at Newcastleton, Douglas Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamilton to Newcastleton is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Hamilton to Newcastleton.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Newcastleton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Hamilton to Newcastleton.
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  • Distance: 63.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 38m

What companies run services between Hamilton, Scotland and Newcastleton, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Hamilton to Newcastleton via Carlisle and Carlisle, The Prince and Bear in around 3h 23m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Telfords Coaches
Phone
+44(0) 13873 75677
Email
alistair@telfordscoaches.com
Website
telfordscoaches.com
Bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Telfords Coaches
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 Hamilton, Scotland to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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