There are 10 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Belfast by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly Newcastle to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) NCL - BFS

$40 - $134

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to Belfast City  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Belfast City (BHD) EDI - BHD

$62 - $266

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Belfast City  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Belfast City (BHD) LBA - BHD

$86 - $266

Train, bus to Carlisle, fly to Belfast City  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Haltwhistle
  2. Take the bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Corby Hill, Byegill (Birchgill)
  3. Fly from Carlisle (CAX) to Belfast City (BHD) CAX - BHD

$57 - $245

Train to Manchester, fly to Belfast City  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Belfast City (BHD) MAN - BHD

$103 - $255

Train, bus, car ferry via Edinburgh  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  4. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$97 - $178

Train Northern Rail, bus, car ferry  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Auchinleck
  2. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  3. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$106 - $132

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Kilmarnock
  2. Take the train from Kilmarnock to Girvan
  3. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$115 - $141

Bus, car ferry  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Buchanan Bus Station M20
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  3. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$83 - $106

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$75 - $91

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Belfast is to fly which costs £30 - £110 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Belfast is to fly which costs £30 - £110 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Belfast is 175 miles.

The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Belfast without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 9 h 12 min and costs £70 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Belfast, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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easyJet offers flights from Newcastle Airport to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport.

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There are 524+ hotels available in Belfast. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £4.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Belfast.
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  • Distance: 174.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Belfast, Northern Ireland?

easyJet flies from Newcastle upon Tyne to Belfast 3 times a day.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Manchester to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Carlisle to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $190
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Haltwhistle
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Auchinleck
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Train from Kilmarnock to Girvan
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Corby Hill, Byegill (Birchgill)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Corby Hill, Byegill (Birchgill)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Ane
Bus from Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) to Corby Hill, Byegill (Birchgill)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$170

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