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There are 9 ways to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 11 min

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

$48 - $86

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$26 - $35

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 29 min

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

$106 - $195

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Newcastle

$110 - $201

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne 255 miles

$50 - $80

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$76 - $296

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

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

$69 - $245

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 10 min

  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

$95 - $268

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle

$85 - $276

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The cheapest way to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £20 - £27 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus and fly which costs £55 - £230 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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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 7 h.

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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 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Luton and Newcastle upon Tyne is 221 miles. The road distance is 255 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs £35 - £70.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min 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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The best way to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs £35 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £27 and takes 7 h.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 220.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

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 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Luton to Newcastle upon Tyne 5 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
Train from Luton to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Single
$120 - $180
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
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 York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
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 Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 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 Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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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 255 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 10 min 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 619+ hotels available in Newcastle upon Tyne. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Luton to London Luton Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs £3 - £11.

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