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There are 7 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Newcastle to Cardiff  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Cardiff (CWL) NCL - CWL

$82 - $309

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Fly Newcastle to Bristol, train, bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Cardiff  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cardiff (CWL) EDI - CWL

$98 - $316

Train, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Taunton
  2. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade 28

Train, night train, bus  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the night train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
  4. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade 28

Bus  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade 28

Drive  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead 351.7 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead is to fly which costs £60 - £240 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Minehead, The Parade via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 37 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Minehead is 273 miles. The road distance is 351.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs £60 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Cardiff Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Minehead, The Parade station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead.
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  • Distance: 273.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

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

Flybe and KLM fly from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Taunton, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 12 h 37 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Newcastle to Taunton
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $220
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Night train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead is 352 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead.

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KLM and Flybe offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 401+ hotels available in Minehead. Prices start at $84 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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