There are 9 ways to get from London to Hadrian's Wall 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  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

$53 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  10 h 35 min

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

$30 - $39

7 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  8 h 59 min

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

$39 - $74

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from London to Hadrian's Wall 297.2 miles

$60 - $95

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 24 min

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

$104 - $337

Train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  6 h 28 min

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

$87 - $258

Train to Southend, fly to Carlisle  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Carlisle (CAX) SEN - CAX

$91 - $478

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Haltwhistle
  4. Take the bus from Haltwhistle, Railway Station (Station entrance) to Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields)

$116 - $331

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Hexham
  4. Take the bus from Hexham, Railway Station (Interchange) to Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields)

$136 - $322

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Hadrian's Wall is to bus which costs £22 - £30 and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Hadrian's Wall is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between London and Hadrian's Wall is 260 miles. The road distance is 297.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from London to Hadrian's Wall, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Hadrian's Wall station. However, there are services departing from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields) via Eldon Square Bus Station and Hexham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland, England?

LNER operates a train from London to Hadrian's Wall hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from London to Hadrian's Wall twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 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 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
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
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southend to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Hexham
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Haltwhistle
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Haltwhistle
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $10
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Haltwhistle, Railway Station (Station entrance) to Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Hexham, Railway Station (Interchange) to Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com

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