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 18 min

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

$38 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Hogg  •  4 h 4 min

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

$29

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 52 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

$35 - $47

Bus Glen Valley Travel  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the 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 (Opposite Peacock Hospital Supplie30m North East) 710

$34

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

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne station. 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 4 min.

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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 18 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 18 min. Alternatively, Peter Hogg operates a bus from Selkirk to Newcastle upon Tyne 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Peter Hogg of Jedburgh also services this route once daily.

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
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
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 - $16
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 (opposite Citadel Building)
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Kelso, Coledale Car Park
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
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
$18
Schedules at
roadhoggs.net
Peter Hogg of Jedburgh
Phone
01835 863755
Website
petestaxis.co.uk
Bus from Jedburgh Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
Peter Hogg of Jedburgh
Border Buses
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Kelso, Coledale Car Park
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Glen Valley Travel
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 (Opposite Peacock Hospital Supplie30m North East)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
glenvalley.co.uk
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 (Opposite Peacock Hospital Supplie30m North East)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
glenvalley.co.uk

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