There are 3 ways to get from Hexham to Heysham by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Hexham to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Lancaster

£42 - £127

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Bus  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Hexham, Priestpopple to Carlisle, Bus Station 685
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle to Lancaster National Express

£23 - £31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 49m

  1. Drive from Hexham to Heysham 96 miles

£15 - £23

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The cheapest way to get from Hexham to Heysham is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Hexham to Heysham is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1h 49m.

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The distance between Hexham and Heysham is 72 miles. The road distance is 96 miles.

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The best way to get from Hexham to Heysham without a car is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £40 - £130.

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It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from Hexham to Heysham, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hexham to Heysham is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £40 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £35 and takes 4h 24m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hexham to Heysham is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1h 49m to drive from Hexham to Heysham.

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There are 695+ hotels available in Heysham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Hexham to Heysham.
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  • Distance: 71.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

What companies run services between Hexham, England and Heysham, England?

You can take a train from Hexham to Heysham via Carlisle and Lancaster in around 2h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hexham to Heysham via Carlisle and Lancaster in around 4h 24m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £30
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hexham, Priestpopple to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Arriva Northumbria
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hexham, Priestpopple to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
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 Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
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National Express

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