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There are 6 ways to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring by subway, bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway, line 20 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the subway from Newcastle Airport to Sunderland
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Sunderland Interchange to Houghton-le-Spring, Houghton Cut Slip Road 20 / ...

£3 - £5

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Train, line 4 bus  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the train from Airport, Newcastle Airport to Heworth Grn
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Heworth Interchange to Houghton-le-Spring, Hillside Way 4

£4 - £6

Bus, line 20 bus  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Durham Bus Station stand L 21 / ...
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Durham Bus Station stand B to Houghton-le-Spring, Market Place 20

£3 - £4

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring 21.5 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring 21.5 miles

£3 - £5

Towncar  •  26 min

  1. Take a town car from Newcastle Airport to Houghton-Le-Spring 21.5 miles

£55 - £85

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring is to bus and line 20 bus which costs £3 - £4 and takes 2h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal and arriving at Houghton-le-Spring, Market Place via Eldon Square Bus Station and Durham Bus Station stand B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Houghton-Le-Spring is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring without a car is to subway and line 20 bus which takes 1h 30m and costs £2 - £6.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring, including transfers.

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Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring bus services, operated by Go North East, depart from Eldon Square Bus Station.

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Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Houghton-le-Spring, Market Place station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring is 22 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring.

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There are 692+ hotels available in Houghton-Le-Spring. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

What companies run services between Newcastle Airport (NCL), England and Houghton-Le-Spring, England?

You can take a bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring via Eldon Square Bus Station and Durham Bus Station stand B in around 2h 17m.

Train operators
Nexus Rail
Phone
0191 20 20 747
Website
nexus.org.uk
Subway from Newcastle Airport to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
Nexus Rail
Train from Airport, Newcastle Airport to Heworth
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
Nexus Rail
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
gonortheast.co.uk
Bus from Sunderland Interchange to Houghton-le-Spring, Houghton Cut Slip Road
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Go North East
Bus from Heworth Interchange to Houghton-le-Spring, Hillside Way
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Go North East
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Durham Bus Station stand L
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Go North East
Bus from Durham Bus Station stand B to Houghton-le-Spring, Market Place
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1
Website
Go North East
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Durham Bus Station stand H
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva North East
Other operators
Taxi from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Houghton-Le-Spring
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Smart Cabs
Phone
+44 191 486 2005
Website
smart-cabs.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk
Newcastle Taxis
Phone
+44 191 232 3232
Website
newcastle-taxis.com
Fenham Taxis
Phone
+44 191 272 2722
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 191 232 3636
Website
abctaxisnewcastle.co.uk
Gateshead Central Taxis
Phone
+44 191 469 9999
Website
gatesheadcentraltaxis.com
Dean Taxis
Phone
+44 191 444 4444
Website
deantaxis.co.uk
K T Taxis
Phone
+44 7939 021 379
Gilmore Direct
Phone
+44 1661 833 797
Castle Cabs
Phone
+44 1661 834 800
Dial A Car
Phone
+44 1670 828 888
Sanderson Arcade Taxis
Phone
+44 1670 513 513
Website
sandersonarcade.co.uk
Morpeth Taxis
Phone
+44 1670 843 773
Website
morpethtaxis.com
Just Taxis
Phone
+44 7957 495 503
Website
taxis-morpeth.co.uk
Abbey Taxis Morpeth
Phone
+44 1670 332 275
Website
abbeytaxi-morpeth.co.uk
Rogers Taxis
Phone
+44 1670 811 840
Ashington Taxis
Phone
+44 1670 813 315
Abcabs
Phone
+44 1670 810 815
Westoe Taxis
Phone
+44 191 455 5555
Website
westoetaxis.co.uk
Richmond Taxis
Phone
+44 191 456 3131
Redline Taxi
Phone
+44 191 537 1111
Jayride
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newcastle Airport to Houghton-Le-Spring
Estimated price
£55 - £85

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