There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster by train, bus 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  •  2 h 30 min

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

$47 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus via Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)  •  5 h 9 min

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

$17 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Lancaster City Centre, Sainsburys 555

$27 - $31

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 £13 - £22 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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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and City of Lancaster is 80 miles. The road distance is 106 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne station to City of Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Opposite St James Metro Station) 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 30 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 30 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 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to City of Lancaster via Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) and Carlisle in around 5 h 9 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Opposite St James Metro Station) to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Opposite St James Metro Station) to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
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
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Lancaster City Centre, Sainsburys
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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