There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Liverpool by train, bus, car 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  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street

$70 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle Upon Tyne to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station National Express

$18 - $24

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Liverpool 173.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Liverpool (LPL) NCL - LPL

$72 - $302

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Liverpool hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Liverpool 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Newcastle to Liverpool via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Newcastle to Liverpool via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Liverpool via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to Liverpool via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle Upon Tyne to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Liverpool is 195 km. The road distance is 277 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Liverpool is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 5 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Liverpool is to drive which takes 2 h 54 min and costs £27 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newcastle and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newcastle Upon Tyne and arriving at LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

The train from Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street takes 2 h 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.