Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in ?

Book now

There are 2 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train, line 505 bus

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Dumfries
  3. Take the line 505 bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End

1 alternative option

Drive

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn

Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn by train and bus

The journey time between Newcastle upon Tyne and Auchencairn is around 4h 30m and covers a distance of around 116 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 45m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 30m. Operated by Northern Rail, LNER, First ScotRail Service and others, the Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn service departs from Newcastle and arrives in Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Explore all travel options

Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 45m
Layover time:
1h 45m
Total time:
4h 30m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 30m
Journey distance:
116 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:23
Last service departs at:
09:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 7m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 7m.

More details

The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Auchencairn is 91 miles. The road distance is 113.7 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn without a car is to train and line 505 bus which takes 4h 44m and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn, including transfers.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn is 114 miles. It takes approximately 2h 7m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn.

Get driving directions

There are 67+ hotels available in Auchencairn. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 90.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 44m

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Auchencairn, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Newcastle upon Tyne to Auchencairn. However, you can take the train to Carlisle, take the train to Dumfries, take the walk to Dumfries, Railway Station, then take the line 505 bus to Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Auchencairn.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £95
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £95
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Bus operators
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Dumfries, Railway Station to Auchencairn, Balcary Bay Rd End
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
DGC Buses

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.