There are 3 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle by bus, taxi or car
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Bus • 1h 47m
Taxi • 50 min
£85 - £110
1 alternative option
Drive • 50 min
£6 - £10
Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle by bus
The bus journey time between Newcastle upon Tyne and Barnard Castle is around 1h 47m and covers a distance of around 46 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 47m. Operated by Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd, the Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle bus service departs from Gateshead Interchange and arrives in Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle bus schedules
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle is to drive, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 50 min.
The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 50 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gateshead Interchange and arriving at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 47m.
The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Barnard Castle is 32 miles. The road distance is 42.3 miles.
The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle without a car is to bus which takes 1h 47m and costs .
The bus from Gateshead Interchange to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A takes 1h 47m including transfers and departs twice a week.
Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle bus services, operated by Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd, depart from Gateshead Interchange station.
Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle bus services, operated by Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd, arrive at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A station.
Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle is 42 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Barnard Castle.
There are 235+ hotels available in Barnard Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.
What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Barnard Castle, England?
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd operates a bus from Gateshead Interchange to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A twice a week, and the journey takes 1h 47m.
- Ave. Duration
- 50 min
- Estimated price
- £85 - £110
- +44 191 272 2722
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