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There are 5 ways to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 19 min

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

$38 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Selkirk, Back Row to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop X95
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James 685

$21 - $28

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Bus, train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Selkirk, Back Row to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop X95
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle

$29 - $43

Line 67 bus, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 67 bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Kelso, Coledale Car Park 67
  2. Take the bus from Kelso, Coledale Car Park to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street 710

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne 73.4 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Selkirk, Back Row and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James via Carlisle, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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The distance between Selkirk and Newcastle upon Tyne is 63 miles. The road distance is 73.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £29 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Borders Buses, depart from Selkirk, Back Row station.

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The best way to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £29 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £22 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Map of how to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne.
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  • Distance: 62.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne via Galashiels, Transport Interchange, Galashiels, and Edinburgh in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne via Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop and Carlisle, Bus Station in around 4 h 42 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Galashiels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Selkirk, Back Row to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Kelso, Coledale Car Park
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Glen Valley Tours
Phone
01668 281578
Email
enquiries@glenvalley.co.uk
Website
glenvalley.co.uk
Bus from Kelso, Coledale Car Park to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
glenvalley.co.uk

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