There are 11 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton

£87 - £177

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Bus  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...

£17 - £23

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Train, bus via Sheffield  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Leicester
  3. Take the bus from Leicester, Station Street to Northampton Bus Interchange X7

£84 - £123

Train, bus  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Northampton Bus Interchange X4

£31 - £43

Drive  •  3h 39m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester 222.9 miles

£35 - £55

Fly Newcastle to London Heathrow, line 205 bus, train, bus  •  5h 33m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  2. Take the line 205 bus from Paddington Rail Station to Euston Station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
  4. Take the bus from Central station to Towcester, Police Station

£79 - £326

Fly Newcastle to Southampton, train, bus  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Southampton (SOU) NCL - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Towcester

£77 - £215

Fly Newcastle to Bristol, train, bus  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
  3. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Towcester

£64 - £198

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Northampton

£65 - £287

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central

£76 - £317

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, bus  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  3. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Northampton

£50 - £188

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester is to bus which costs £16 - £24 and takes 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Towcester, Northgate via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Delapre Crescent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Towcester is 199 miles. The road distance is 222.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester without a car is to train which takes 5h 43m and costs £85 - £180.

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It takes approximately 5h 43m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester is to train which takes 5h 43m and costs £85 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £24 and takes 8h.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester.
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  • Distance: 198.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 43m

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

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester via Birmingham New Street, Northampton, and Northampton in around 5h 43m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester 5 times a day. Tickets cost £9 - £13 and the journey takes 5h 15m. Blablabus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £270
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £230
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £320
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £700
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £210
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£29 - £200
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Single
£65 - £110
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £100
Train from Newcastle to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £65
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£26 - £40
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£28 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £65
Off-Peak Single
£35 - £55
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £21
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £21
Train from Birmingham International to Northampton
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£18 - £70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £24
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£18 - £70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Birmingham International to Northampton
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£15 - £60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £60
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Leicester
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£11 - £17
Off-Peak Single
£23 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£16 - £24
1st Class
£30 - £50
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£11 - £16
1st Class
£26 - £40
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£10 - £15
1st Class
£24 - £35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£15 - £24
Advanced Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £20
Off-Peak Day Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leicester, Station Street to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Bus from Central station to Towcester, Police Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £13
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National Express
Bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Towcester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £7
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National Express
Bus from Luton Airport London to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Milton Keynes
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
Blablabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester is 223 miles. It takes approximately 3h 39m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Towcester.

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British Airways offers flights from Newcastle Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 416+ hotels available in Towcester. Prices start at £75 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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