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There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Cupar

$38 - $147

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Train, bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Cupar
  2. Take the bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to St Andrews, Madras College 64 / ...

Bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh, Bus Station M20
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station X59 / ...

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews 160.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train, line 99 bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Aberdeen (ABZ) NCL - ABZ
  2. Take the train from Aberdeen to Dundee
  3. Take the line 99 bus from Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street to St Andrews, Bus Station

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews station. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arriving at St Andrews, Bus Station via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Glenrothes, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and St Andrews is 106 miles. The road distance is 160.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews without a car is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs £29 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews 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 St Andrews is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs £29 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Aberdeen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 105.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and St Andrews, Fife, Scotland?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews via Edinburgh, Cupar, and Cupar, Tesco Supermarket in around 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Glenrothes, Bus Station in around 5 h 11 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
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 Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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 Cupar
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $26
Bus operators
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to St Andrews, Madras College
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station to St Andrews, Madras College
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
bay-travel.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 Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews is 160 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to St Andrews.

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Flybe offers flights from Newcastle Airport to Aberdeen Airport.

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There are 378+ hotels available in St Andrews. Prices start at $68 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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