There are 6 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

$40 - $65

5 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 38 min

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

$136 - $204

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

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

$60 - $90

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$74 - $292

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 19 min

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

$95 - $320

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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.

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The quickest 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.

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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.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Newcastle upon Tyne is 247 miles. The road distance is 280.2 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs £30 - £50.

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

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King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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The best 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. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £55 - £230 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 247.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

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

LNER operates a train from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, British Airways flies from King's Cross Station to Newcastle upon Tyne every 4 hours.

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 18 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
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $130
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
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 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
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 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85

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