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

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Train CrossCountry  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Newtown (Powys) to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Newcastle

$116 - $186

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Bus  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Newtown, Powys to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$54 - $75

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Train TransPennine Express  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the train from Newtown (Powys) to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newcastle

$99 - $146

Drive  •  4h 5m

  1. Drive from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne 239.1 miles

$50 - $75

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from Newtown (Powys) to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL

$124 - $311

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  7h 4m

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

$108 - $332

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Newcastle  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Newtown (Powys) to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central
  3. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Newcastle (NCL) CWL - NCL

$112 - $361

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Newtown (Powys) to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$192 - $474

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Newtown (Powys) to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL

$149 - $361

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The cheapest way to get from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Newtown, Powys and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Newtown (Powys) and arriving at Newcastle via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 38m.

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The distance between Newtown and Newcastle upon Tyne is 185 miles. The road distance is 239.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 5h 38m and costs £85 - £150.

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It takes approximately 5h 38m to get from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newtown, Powys station.

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Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Newtown (Powys) station.

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The best way to get from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 5h 38m and costs £85 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £60 and takes 9h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 184.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 38m

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

You can take a train from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne via Birmingham New Street in around 5h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 9h 10m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newtown (Powys) to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Train from Newtown (Powys) to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Shrewsbury to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Newtown (Powys) to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Birmingham New Street to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
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 Newtown, Powys to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne is 239 miles. It takes approximately 4h 5m to drive from Newtown to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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easyJet offers flights from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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