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There are 10 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot by train, bus, car or plane

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Train CrossCountry  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Port Talbot Parkway

$151 - $236

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Bus  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Port Talbot National Express

$64 - $85

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Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Port Talbot Parkway

$140 - $202

Bus, train  •  11h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Birmingham, Navigation Street M33
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
  3. Take the train from Hereford to Port Talbot Parkway

$87 - $139

Drive  •  5h 36m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot 343.2 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Newcastle to Cardiff, train  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Cardiff (CWL) NCL - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Port Talbot Parkway

$72 - $309

Fly Newcastle to Bristol, train  •  5h 1m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Port Talbot Parkway

$79 - $276

Fly Newcastle to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Port Talbot Parkway

$190 - $494

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Cardiff, train  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cardiff (CWL) EDI - CWL
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Port Talbot Parkway

$88 - $316

Fly Newcastle to Southampton, train  •  6h 46m

  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 Port Talbot Parkway

$164 - $399

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot is to bus which costs £45 - £70 and takes 10h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot is to fly and train which costs £55 - £240 and takes 4h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Port Talbot via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Port Talbot Parkway via Bristol Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Port Talbot is 252 miles. The road distance is 343.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot without a car is to train which takes 6h 34m and costs £110 - £190.

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It takes approximately 6h 34m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot, including transfers.

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

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot is to train which takes 6h 34m and costs £110 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £70 and takes 10h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot.
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  • Distance: 251.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 34m

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Port Talbot, Wales?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot via Bristol Parkway in around 6h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 10h 5m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $180
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Parkway to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Train from Cardiff Central to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from London Paddington to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $170
Train from Reading to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
First Anytime Day Single
$130 - $190
Train from Hereford to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Train from Cardiff Central to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Bus operators
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Port Talbot
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
Megabus UK

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Cardiff Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Port Talbot station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Port Talbot Parkway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot is 343 miles. It takes approximately 5h 36m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Port Talbot.

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

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There are 346+ hotels available in Port Talbot. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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

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