There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  3 h 51 min

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

$71 - $228

Cheapest option

Bus via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$36 - $43

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Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$113 - $364

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

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

$91 - $266

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL

$113 - $317

Train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

$58 - $104

Train via Peterborough  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Newcastle

$75 - $109

Bus Megabus UK  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street M20

$47 - $78

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne 327 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £27 - £35 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train and fly which costs £85 - £280 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Newcastle via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Newcastle upon Tyne is 272 miles. The road distance is 327 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs £40 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 272.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne via London Victoria Coach Station and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 9 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
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
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 - $120
Train from Peterborough to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
South Western Railway
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
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 Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com

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