There are 6 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
  2. Take the bus from Alnmouth Station, Curly Lane to Alnwick, Playhouse X18 / ...

£6 - £109

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Bus Station X20 / ...

£5 - £9

4 alternative options

Bus via Alnwick, Playhouse  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Playhouse X18 / ...

£6 - £9

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle 33.7 miles

£70 - £85

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle 33.7 miles

£5 - £9

Uber  •  39 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle 33.7 miles

£45 - £65

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle is to bus which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Haymarket Bus Station station and arriving at Alnwick, Playhouse. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Alnwick Castle is 31 miles. The road distance is 33.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 30m and costs £5 - £110.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, depart from Haymarket Bus Station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Alnwick, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle is 34 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle.

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There are 866+ hotels available in Alnwick Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle.
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  • Distance: 31 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

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

Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Playhouse hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 1h 51m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
TransPennine Express
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Alnmouth Station, Curly Lane to Alnwick, Playhouse
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Arriva Northumbria
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Playhouse
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Arriva Northumbria
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Arriva Northumbria
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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Blablabus
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Alnwick
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Phoenix Taxis
Phone
01670 540 222
Website
phoenixtaxis.net
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge to Alnwick, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Phoenix Taxis
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£45 - £65
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uber.com
Assist
£45 - £65
UberX
£45 - £65
UberXL
£55 - £80
Exec
£60 - £85
Taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alnwick Castle
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
£70 - £85
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

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