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There are 6 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 689 bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Hexham
  2. Take the line 689 bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Consett, Bus Station 689

$11 - $15

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Bus, line 689 bus via Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Hexham, Bus Station X84 / ...
  2. Take the line 689 bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Consett, Bus Station 689

$6 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus, line 689 bus  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Hexham, Bus Station 685 / ...
  2. Take the line 689 bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Consett, Bus Station 689

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  22m

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett 14.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett 14.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  22m

  1. Take an Uber from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett 14.6 miles

$28 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne station to Consett station. However, there are services departing from Eldon Square Bus Station and arriving at Consett, Bus Station via Hexham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 44m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Consett is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett without a car is to train and line 689 bus which takes 2h 42m and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Eldon Square Bus Station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Consett, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett is 15 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett.

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There are 633+ hotels available in Consett. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 2h 42m

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

You can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett via Hexham, Bus Station in around 2h 44m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Consett, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach North West
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Hexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$28 - $40
UberX
$28 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $50
Exec
$35 - $50
Taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Consett
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com

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