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There are 7 ways to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Newcastle

$45 - $75

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Night train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the night train from Inverness to Newcastle

$40 - $65

5 alternative options

Train ScotRail  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$56 - $155

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station M90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$45 - $61

Drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne 266.9 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Dyce
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Newcastle (NCL) ABZ - NCL

$149 - $359

Fly Inverness to Manchester, train  •  6 h 19 min

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

$130 - $326

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne is to night train which costs £30 - £50 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Inverness station to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Inverness and arriving at Newcastle. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Newcastle upon Tyne is 201 miles. The road distance is 266.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs £35 - £60.

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The train from Inverness to Newcastle takes 4 h 58 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, depart from Inverness station.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs £35 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £50 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 201.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

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

LNER operates a train from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne via Edinburgh in around 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Inverness to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$45 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $140
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Inverness to Dyce
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Train from Manchester Airport to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$196
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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
National Express

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne is 267 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to drive from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Flybe offers flights from Aberdeen Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Inverness Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs £3 - £5.

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