There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Penrith by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$31 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1) 888

$16 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus Arriva Northumbria  •  4 h 25 min

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

$21 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Penrith 66.7 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take a town car from Newcastle Airport to Penrith 66.7 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Penrith is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Penrith is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Penrith is 49 miles. The road distance is 66.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Penrith, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) station to Penrith. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) and arriving at Penrith North Lakes via Newcastle and Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Newcastle Airport (NCL), England and Penrith, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Penrith hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Penrith 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newcastle Airport to Penrith
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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