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There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$122 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus, line 93 bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station 685
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms 93

$15 - $21

2 alternative options

Train, line 93 bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms 93

$26 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway 75.6 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway is to bus and line 93 bus which costs £11 - £17 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne station to Bowness-on-Solway. However, there are services departing from Eldon Square Bus Station and arriving at Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms via Carlisle, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Bowness-on-Solway is 64 miles. The road distance is 75.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway without a car is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs £90 - £130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Eldon Square Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs £90 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus and line 93 bus, which costs £11 - £17 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway.
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  • Distance: 63.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Bowness-on-Solway, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway via Carlisle, Bus Station in around 4 h 22 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Bowness on Solway, Kings Arms
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West

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