There are 11 ways to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

£33 - £52

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Bus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from MILTON KEYNES Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express / ...

£14 - £19

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Train via York  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Luton to York
  2. Take the train from York to Newcastle

£75 - £242

Bus, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Newcastle

£73 - £199

Drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Drive from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne 250.9 miles

£40 - £65

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

£63 - £268

Train, train to Southend, fly to Newcastle  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Luton to Farringdon
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Newcastle (NCL) SEN - NCL

£136 - £390

Fly London Luton to Edinburgh, train  •  4h 56m

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

£45 - £312

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  4h 59m

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

£83 - £327

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle

£71 - £444

Fly London Luton to Glasgow, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

£62 - £389

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The cheapest way to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £13 - £19 and takes 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train and fly which costs £60 - £270 and takes 3h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via MILTON KEYNES Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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No, there is no direct train from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at Newcastle via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 4m.

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The distance between Luton and Newcastle upon Tyne is 221 miles. The road distance is 250.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 4h 4m and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 4h 4m to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from MILTON KEYNES Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton station.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 220.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 4m

What companies run services between Luton, England and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

You can take a train from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne via London St Pancras International LL and London Kings Cross in around 4h 4m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from MILTON KEYNES Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard 5 times a day. Tickets cost £9 - £13 and the journey takes 5h 30m. Blablabus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £340
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £340
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Train from Luton to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
Train from Luton to York
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£65 - £95
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£30 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £100
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Single
£90 - £140
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£22 - £35
1st Class
£40 - £65
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£8 - £12
1st Class
£21 - £30
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£11 - £16
1st Class
£26 - £40
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£10 - £15
1st Class
£24 - £35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Sheffield to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£65 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £180
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £170
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£18 - £27
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £35
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £20
Off-Peak Day Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£16 - £50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
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 Luton Station Interchange to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express
Bus from MILTON KEYNES Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milton Keynes to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
Blablabus

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The best way to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 4h 4m and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 7h.

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

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Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne is 251 miles. It takes approximately 4h 7m to drive from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 873+ hotels available in Newcastle upon Tyne. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Luton to London Luton Airport is to bus which takes 9 min and costs £2 - £6.

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