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There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Biggar, John Street 101 / ...

$31 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus UK  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh, Bus Station M20
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Biggar, John Street 101 / ...

$27 - $41

2 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Edinburgh National Express
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Biggar, John Street 101 / ...

$28 - $37

Drive  •  2h 15m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar 113 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Biggar, John Street via Edinburgh, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 1m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Biggar is 88 miles. The road distance is 113 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 51m and costs £23 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3h 51m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Biggar, John Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar is 113 miles. It takes approximately 2h 15m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Biggar. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 88 miles
  • Duration: 3h 51m

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

You can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Biggar via Edinburgh, Bus Station in around 5h 1m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Biggar, John Street
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Biggar, John Street
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
Megabus UK

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