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There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument to Tynemouth Yel

£1 - £4

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Bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Market Street to Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place 1A / ...

£1 - £3

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth 9.3 miles

£20 - £25

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth 9.3 miles

£1 - £3

Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth by train

The train journey time between Newcastle upon Tyne and Tynemouth is around 24 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest train normally takes 23 min. Operated by Nexus Rail, the Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth train service departs from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument and arrives in Tynemouth. Typically 52 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
24 min
Fastest train time:
23 min
Train distance:
8 miles
Trains per week:
52
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:01
Last train departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth train schedules

Newcastle upon Tyne → Tynemouth
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth is to drive, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth is to taxi which costs £20 - £25 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Market Street and arriving at Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument and arriving at Tynemouth. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Tynemouth is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs £1 - £4.

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The train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument to Tynemouth takes 23 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth bus services, operated by Go North East, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Market Street station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth train services, operated by Nexus Rail, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth is to train which takes 23 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth.
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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

Nexus Rail operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument to Tynemouth every 4 hours. Tickets cost £1 - £4 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, Go North East operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Market Street to Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place once daily. Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey takes 56 min. Arriva North East also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
Nexus Rail
Phone
0191 20 20 747
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument to Tynemouth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
Nexus Rail
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Tynemouth Village
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Arriva North East
Other operators
Taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Smart Cabs
Phone
+44 191 486 2005
Website
smart-cabs.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk
Newcastle Taxis
Phone
+44 191 232 3232
Website
newcastle-taxis.com
Fenham Taxis
Phone
+44 191 272 2722
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 191 232 3636
Website
abctaxisnewcastle.co.uk

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth train services, operated by Nexus Rail, arrive at Tynemouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth is 9 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Tynemouth.

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