There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Langho

$68 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 43 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 Preston, Lancashire National Express

$23 - $34

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Langwathby, Rail Station (Track to Langwathby Rail Station) 888
  2. Take the train from Langwathby to Clitheroe

$37 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire 112.6 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Lancashire is 87 miles. The road distance is 112.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne station to Lancashire. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Opposite St James Metro Station) and arriving at Copster Green, Wheatley Farm (Wheatley Barn Fm) via Carlisle and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Langho via Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire.
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  • Distance: 87 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire via Manchester Victoria in around 3 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lancashire via Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station), Carlisle, Preston, Lancashire, and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) in around 6 h 43 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Langho
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Langwathby to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Langwathby, Rail Station (Track to Langwathby Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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