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

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Train, line 111 bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Penrith North Lakes
  3. Take the line 111 bus from Penrith, Morrison's (Morrison's Supermarket) to Helton, Village Green (The Green) 111

$33 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1) 888

$24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria 73 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne station to Cumbria. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station and arriving at Helton, Village Green (The Green) via Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Cumbria is 56 miles. The road distance is 73 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria without a car is to train and line 111 bus which takes 3 h 28 min and costs £25 - £45.

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria bus services, operated by Wright Bros Coaches, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria bus services, operated by Wright Bros Coaches, arrive at Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1).

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria.

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There are 1851+ hotels available in Cumbria. Prices start at $101 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria.
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  • Distance: 55.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

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

Wright Bros Coaches operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cumbria every 3 hours. Tickets cost $21 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
Bus operators
Fellrunner
Phone
01228 226721
Email
secretary.fellrunnerbus@outlook.com
Website
fellrunnerbus.co.uk
Bus from Penrith, Morrison's (Morrison's Supermarket) to Helton, Village Green (The Green)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
fellrunnerbus.co.uk
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk

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