There are 7 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross

$46 - $69

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Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) M35 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Marble Arch National Express

$43 - $59

5 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International

$97 - $211

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station 280.9 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Newcastle to London Heathrow  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$96 - $324

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$157 - $379

Fly Newcastle to Southampton, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Southampton (SOU) NCL - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington

$108 - $294

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station is to train which costs £35 - £55 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station station. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arriving at Paddington Rail Station via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and London Paddington Station is 247 miles. The road distance is 280.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs £35 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs £35 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 8 h, you could also fly, which costs £70 - £250 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Marble Arch station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 247.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and London Paddington Station, England?

LNER operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, London Marble Arch, Marble Arch, and Paddington Rail Station in around 8 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station is 281 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to London Paddington Station.

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British Airways offers flights from Newcastle Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 8420+ hotels available in London Paddington Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £4.

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