There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  3 h 52 min

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

$71 - $228

Cheapest option

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

6 alternative options

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  3 h 50 min

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

$114 - $364

Train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 58 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 via Peterborough  •  5 h 15 min

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

$75 - $115

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 11 min

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

$148 - $231

Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Newcastle Upon Tyne National Express

$104 - $132

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 train which costs £40 - £80 and takes 4 h 3 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 takes 3 h 50 min and costs £85 - £280.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Newcastle upon Tyne is 435 km. The road distance is 523 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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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 and arriving at Newcastle Upon Tyne via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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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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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 Heathrow Airport London in around 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
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
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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
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
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
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 Reading to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$120 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
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
Train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $130
Train from Peterborough to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
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 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Newcastle Upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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