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

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Train  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Motherwell

$36 - $118

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Night train  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the night train from Newcastle to Motherwell

$36 - $50

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Bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Buchanan Bus Station M20
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lanark, Hunters Close 240X / ...

Drive  •  2h 24m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark 133 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arriving at Lanark, Hunters Close via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Lanark via Motherwell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 2m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and New Lanark is 98 miles. The road distance is 133 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark without a car is to train which takes 3h 2m and costs £27 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3h 2m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark is to train which takes 3h 2m and costs £27 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark.
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  • Distance: 98.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 2m

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and New Lanark, Scotland?

CrossCountry operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 2h 17m. LNER also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark via Buchanan Bus Station in around 6h 18m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Newcastle to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$29 - $45
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 Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
Megabus UK
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lanark, Hunters Close
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
spt.co.uk

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Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Lanark, Hunters Close station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Motherwell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark is 133 miles. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to New Lanark.

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