Travel from Newcastle-upon-Tyne to Cumbria

Bus or train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria?

Northern Rail operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. TransPennine Express also services this route hourly. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire also services this route once daily.

How to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria

From Newcastle train to Carlisle, train to Penrith North Lakes, then taxi to Cumbria. 2 h 25 min £59. From Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station bus to Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1) then line 508 bus to Watermillock, Longthwaite road end (Near Townend Cottage). 4 h 2 min £13. From Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Opposite St James Metro Station) bus to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station), line 104 bus to Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1), then line 508 bus to Watermillock, Longthwaite road end (Near Townend Cottage). 5 h 21 min £20. From Newcastle upon Tyne drive to Cumbria. 1 h 30 min £13.