There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gretna Green by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$28 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) 685

$17 - $27

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gretna Green 68 miles

$14 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a town car from Newcastle Airport to Gretna Green 68 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gretna Green is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gretna Green is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Gretna Green is 54 miles. The road distance is 68 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gretna Green, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gretna Green. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) and arriving at Gretna, Central Avenue via Eldon Square Bus Station and Carlisle, Eaten by Monsters (opposite Pizza Express). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) station to Gretna Green. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) and arriving at Gretna Green via Newcastle and Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between Newcastle Airport (NCL), England and Gretna Green, Scotland?

Northern Rail operates a train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gretna Green hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gretna Green every 2 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Stagecoach UK also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newcastle Airport to Gretna Green
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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