There are 9 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Switzerland by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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 Newcastle to Basel  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Basel (BSL) NCL - BSL

$87 - $159

Cheapest option

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Basel  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Basel (BSL) EDI - BSL

$68 - $277

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Fly Newcastle to Zurich  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Zurich (ZRH) NCL - ZRH

$100 - $145

Train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv

$250 - $465

Train via Strasbourg  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  5. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$265 - $541

Bus  •  25 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) M35 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
  4. Take the bus from Paris to Zurich

$126 - $184

Night train, bus  •  26 h 7 min

  1. Take the night train from Newcastle to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station to Lucemburk, Central station CFL - Gare Routière Rj
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Zurich 299

$90 - $133

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Zürich

$345 - $437

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Zürich

$199 - $303

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Switzerland is to fly which costs £65 - £130 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Switzerland is to train and fly which costs £50 - £220 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Switzerland is 712 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

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

British Airways, KLM and five other airlines fly from Newcastle upon Tyne to Basel hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Zürich via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Zürich HB in around 11 h 1 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Alicante
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Bristol
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Newcastle to Zurich via Belfast (Aldergrove), London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Edinburgh to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Basel via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Newcastle to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Edinburgh to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Flights from Newcastle to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $240
Flights from Edinburgh to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Flights from Newcastle to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Newcastle to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
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 Newcastle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $130
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Newcastle to London Euston
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$197
Sleeper Seat
$35 - $60
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Paris to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station to Lucemburk, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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