There are 10 ways to get from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, plane, car ferry, car, bus or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Amsterdam, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Newcastle (NCL) AMS - NCL

$65 - $255

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Bus  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to London Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express / ...

$54 - $145

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Train to Brussels, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Newcastle (NCL) BRU - NCL

$120 - $357

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Durham, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Durham (MME) AMS - MME
  3. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle

$89 - $637

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) AMS - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle

$107 - $380

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Edinburgh (EDI) AMS - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$86 - $302

Train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

$241 - $464

Car ferry, drive  •  14 h 44 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rotterdam to Hull
  2. Drive from Hull to Newcastle upon Tyne

$163 - $318

Car ferry, train  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rotterdam to Hull
  2. Take the train from Hull to York
  3. Take the train from York to Newcastle

$181 - $386

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Newcastle upon Tyne

$287 - $347

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne is to bus which costs 45€ - 130€ and takes 17 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Newcastle via Paris Nord Eurostar and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 8 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Newcastle upon Tyne is 527 km.

The best way to get from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 9 h 8 min and costs 200€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Rotterdam station.

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Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 9 h 8 min and costs 200€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 130€ and takes 17 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 329.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Kings Cross in around 9 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 17 h 50 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $130
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Rotterdam to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Rotterdam to Hull
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Saver
$198
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$264
Standard Car
$132

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Newcastle upon Tyne is 1 h behind Rotterdam. It is currently 4:56 PM in Rotterdam and 3:56 PM in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Rotterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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