How to get from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Oban to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$66 - $151

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Buchanan Bus Station 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Newcastle Upon Tyne National Express

$37 - $50

3 alternative options

Bus, night train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby) 266
  2. Take the night train from Stirling to Newcastle

$56 - $72

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne 246.9 miles

$50 - $80

Bus, fly  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Newcastle (NCL) GLA - NCL

$88 - $453

What companies run services between Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

You can take a train from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne via Edinburgh in around 5 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne via Buchanan Bus Station and Glasgow in around 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Grenoble
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Reus
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Oban to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Stirling to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$199
Sleeper Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oban and Newcastle upon Tyne is 290 km. The road distance is 395 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs £27 - £40 and takes 7 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which takes 4 h 29 min and costs £35 - £60.

No, there is no direct train from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Oban and arriving at Newcastle via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 47 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) and arriving at Newcastle Upon Tyne via Glasgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Oban to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.