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

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 20 min

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

$41 - $119

Cheapest option

Bus Arriva Northumbria  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Selkirk, Market Place (Bus Shelter) to Carlisle, Argos (opposite Apple Tree) X95
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Outside St James Metro Station) 685

$29 - $39

3 alternative options

Bus Peter Hogg  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Jedburgh, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station 131

$32

Bus, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Selkirk, Back Row to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop (opposite Citadel Building) X95
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle

$38 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne 73.4 miles

$15 - $23

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 20 min. Alternatively, Peter Hogg operates a bus from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 1 h 40 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
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $25
Bus operators
Peter Hogg
Phone
01835 863755
Email
annie@petestaxis.co.uk
Website
roadhoggs.net
Bus from Jedburgh, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
roadhoggs.net
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Selkirk, Back Row to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop (opposite Citadel Building)
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Selkirk, Market Place (Bus Shelter) to Carlisle, Argos (opposite Apple Tree)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Outside St James Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Outside St James Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Outside St James Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The distance between Selkirk and Newcastle upon Tyne is 101 km. The road distance is 118 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The cheapest way to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The quickest way to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £11 - £17.

Is there a direct bus between Selkirk and Newcastle upon Tyne?

No, there is no direct bus from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Selkirk, Back Row and arriving at Eldon Square Bus Station via Hawick, Mart Street (Morrison's Supermarket) and Jedburgh, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne?

It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.