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Recommended option

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

$45 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street M20

$38 - $74

6 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Newcastle

$103 - $206

Night train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the night train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

$45 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne 280.2 miles

$60 - $90

Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$98 - $329

Train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL

$81 - $248

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$96 - $322

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 25 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $130
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
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
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between King's Cross Station and Newcastle upon Tyne is 395 km. The road distance is 448 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which costs £30 - £50 and takes 2 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs £30 - £50.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Newcastle. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

The train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle takes 2 h 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.