There are 10 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cologne by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train or plane

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  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice

$154 - $335

Cheapest option

Fly Newcastle to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) NCL - DUS

$73 - $371

8 alternative options

Bus  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) M35 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  4. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Aachen
  5. Take the bus from Aachen to Cologne Hbf

$93 - $137

Car ferry, train  •  24 h 7 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koln Hbf ICE International

$91 - $287

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice

$361 - $492

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cologne

$154 - $223

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LBA - DUS

$102 - $436

Fly Newcastle to Brussels, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Brussels (BRU) NCL - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof

$118 - $375

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) EDI - CGN

$96 - $431

Fly Newcastle to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Amsterdam (AMS) NCL - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Koln Hbf

$109 - $322

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cologne is to bus which costs £70 - £110 and takes 18 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cologne is to fly which costs £55 - £290 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Cologne is 455 miles.

It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cologne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arriving at Cologne Hbf via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, London, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Aachen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Köln Hauptbahnhof via London St. Pancras International and Brussels Midi-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cologne via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brussels Midi-Zuid in around 8 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cologne via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, London Victoria Coach Station, London, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, and Aachen in around 18 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Edinburgh to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $130
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Aachen
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aachen to Cologne Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$41
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$62
2-bed inside cabin
$110 - $170

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