There are 6 ways to get from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Irvine to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle

$40 - $132

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Bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$26 - $31

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kilmarnock to Newcastle

$44 - $59

Night train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle

$41 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne 163.6 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Newcastle (NCL) GLA - NCL

$79 - $439

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No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Irvine, Galt Avenue and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via Glasgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Irvine and arriving at Newcastle via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Irvine and Newcastle upon Tyne is 128 miles. The road distance is 163.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 4 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Irvine station.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 4 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 49 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 49 min.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Newcastle Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 128.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne via Glasgow Central in around 4 h 17 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Southampton
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Irvine to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Train from Kilmarnock to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
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 Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne is 164 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to drive from Irvine to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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KLM, Flybe, British Airways and easyJet offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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