There are 9 ways to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Newcastle

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Night train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the night train from Inverness to Newcastle

$40 - $65

7 alternative options

Train ScotRail  •  5 h 29 min

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

$57 - $157

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) M90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne National Express

$45 - $62

Bus, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Millburn, Morrisons to Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) 267
  2. Take the train from Cupar to Newcastle

$120 - $165

Drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne 266.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Inverness to Newcastle  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Newcastle (NCL) INV - NCL

$66 - $299

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 56 min

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

$147 - $358

Fly Inverness to Manchester, train  •  6 h 26 min

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

$133 - $324

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

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and Edinburgh in around 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Inverness to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Inverness to Newcastle via London Luton, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Inverness to Newcastle via London Gatwick, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Inverness to Newcastle via Bristol, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Inverness to Newcastle via Belfast City, Southampton
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Flights from Inverness to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Inverness to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Inverness to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Inverness to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Inverness to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Inverness to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
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 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Train from Inverness to Dyce
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Cupar to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$200
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $65
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
Every 3 hours
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
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 (Stances 11 & 12)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Millburn, Morrisons to Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Inverness and Newcastle upon Tyne is 322 km. The road distance is 427 km.

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne is to night train which costs £30 - £50 and takes 6 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Inverness to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train and fly which takes 4 h 56 min and costs £110 - £270.

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

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

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