Directions from Holyhead to Newcastle upon Tyne

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 59 min

$110 - $161

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 48 min

  1. X4 / ...

$33 - $45

6 alternative options

Train via Chester  •  6 h 21 min

$109 - $192

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. 267.4 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Anglesey  •  5 h 3 min

  1. VLY - NCL

$61 - $259

Car ferry to Dublin, fly  •  7 h 12 min

  1. DUB - NCL

$74 - $193

Train to Liverpool, fly  •  8 h 23 min

  1. LPL - NCL

$83 - $358

Train to Cardiff, fly  •  8 h 1 min

  1. CWL - NCL

$159 - $421

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Newcastle upon Tyne via Newton-le-Willows in around 5 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Holyhead to Newcastle upon Tyne via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station), Bangor, Gwynedd, and LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station in around 11 h 48 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Anglesey to Newcastle via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Liverpool to Newcastle via Newquay
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Liverpool to Newcastle via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Liverpool to Newcastle via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Liverpool to Newcastle via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $200
Flights from Liverpool to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Train from Holyhead to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
First Anytime Day Single
$150 - $230
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station to Newcastle Upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Holyhead and Newcastle upon Tyne is 270 km. The road distance is 428 km.

The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 11 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which takes 4 h 25 min and costs £40 - £65.

No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Newcastle via Newton-le-Willows. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Holyhead to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) and arriving at Newcastle Upon Tyne via Bangor, Gwynedd and LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 48 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Holyhead to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.