There are 9 ways to get from London to Beamish Museum by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Durham

$46 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Chester-le-Street National Express

$25 - $33

7 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  7 h 39 min

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

$38 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from London to Beamish Museum 271 miles

$55 - $85

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, line 28 bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the line 28 bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd)

$97 - $325

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

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

$81 - $246

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train, line 28 bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  3. Take the line 28 bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd)

$97 - $325

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train, line 21 bus, line 8 bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Durham
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Durham, Wharton Park (Outside entrance to hospital) to Chester-le-Street, Front Street
  4. Take the line 8 bus from Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand K to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd)

$125 - $308

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL

$112 - $305

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Beamish Museum is to bus which costs £19 - £25 and takes 7 h 38 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from London to Beamish Museum is to train which costs £30 - £55 and takes 3 h 42 min.

More details

The distance between London and Beamish Museum is 243 miles. The road distance is 271 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from London to Beamish Museum, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from London station to Beamish Museum station. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd) via Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand K. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 38 min.

More details

What companies run services between London, England and Beamish Museum, England?

LNER operates a train from London to Beamish Museum hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Beamish Museum once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 7 h 5 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 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
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 Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
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
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $120
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
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 Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Wharton Park (Outside entrance to hospital) to Chester-le-Street, Front Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand K to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.