There are 7 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross

$51 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 46 min

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

$32 - $43

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Luton
  3. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Beechen Grove

$122 - $200

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford 267.1 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Newcastle to London Heathrow  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$77 - $292

Fly Newcastle to Southampton, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Southampton (SOU) NCL - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

$86 - $270

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$136 - $344

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford is to bus which costs £24 - £35 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford is to train which costs £40 - £70 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Watford is 236 miles. The road distance is 267.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Watford, Beechen Grove via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs £40 - £70.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford.
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  • Distance: 236.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

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

LNER operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Watford 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$25 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com

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