There are 6 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum by train, bus, taxi 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, bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington
  2. Take the bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Barnard Castle, War Memorial (Outside Car Pk between Nursing Home & PH) X75 / ...

$26 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus Go North East  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) X21
  2. Take the bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand E) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B (Outside 17 Galgate) 85 / ...

$12 - $13

4 alternative options

Bus Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate) B66

$17

Train, bus via Barnard Castle, Darlington Road/Hower House  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington
  2. Take the bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Barnard Castle, Darlington Road/Hower House X76

$25 - $65

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum 42.8 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum 42.8 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Bowes Museum, England?

Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum once daily. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Barnard Castle, War Memorial (Outside Car Pk between Nursing Home & PH)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Barnard Castle, Darlington Road/Hower House
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand C) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B (Outside 17 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Scarlet Band
Phone
contact@scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Email
01740 654247
Website
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) to Barnard Castle, War Memorial (Outside Car Pk between Nursing Home & PH)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand E) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B (Outside 17 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand A) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum?

The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Bowes Museum is 52 km. The road distance is 68 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum?

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum?

The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs £110 - £140.

Is there a direct bus between Newcastle upon Tyne and Bowes Museum?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station and arriving at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate). Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum?

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowes Museum, including transfers.