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There are 3 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Lancaster

$44 - $100

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Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station 685
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle to Lancaster National Express

$19 - $27

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Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster 106 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James and arriving at Lancaster via Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Lancaster via Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and City of Lancaster is 80 miles. The road distance is 106 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £30 - £80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £30 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 80.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and City of Lancaster, England?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster via Carlisle in around 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster via Carlisle in around 5 h 9 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 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 Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
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 Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster is 106 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster.

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