There are 6 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead by plane, car, train or bus

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

Fly to Cardiff, drive  •  4 h 51 min

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

$82 - $310

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) M20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds to Birmingham
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham to Minehead, Butlins

$52 - $73

4 alternative options

Fly to Bristol, train, bus  •  5 h 35 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

$81 - $256

Train CrossCountry, bus  •  7 h 11 min

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

$178 - $264

Train, bus via Manchester Piccadilly  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the 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

$192 - $301

Drive  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead 351.7 miles

$75 - $110

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

You can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds, and Birmingham in around 10 h 30 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 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $150
Train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $95
Train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
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
$65 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
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
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
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 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Minehead, Butlins
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead?

The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Minehead is 437 km. The road distance is 563 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead?

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead is to bus which costs £35 - £55 and takes 10 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead?

The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead is to fly and drive which takes 4 h 51 min and costs £55 - £220.

Is there a direct bus between Newcastle upon Tyne and Minehead?

No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arriving at Minehead, Butlins via Leeds and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Minehead?

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