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There are 7 ways to get from Whitley Bay to London by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross

$42 - $69

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Bus  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Whitley Bay to London Earl's Court National Express

$25 - $35

5 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International

$137 - $214

Drive  •  4h 47m

  1. Drive from Whitley Bay to London 282.4 miles

$60 - $90

Train, fly to London Heathrow  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the train from Whitley Bay to South Gosforth
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$96 - $329

Train, fly to London City  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the train from Whitley Bay to South Gosforth
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London City (LCY) NCL - LCY

$68 - $304

Fly to Southampton, train  •  4h 39m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Southampton (SOU) NCL - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

$80 - $249

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The cheapest way to get from Whitley Bay to London is to bus which costs £19 - £25 and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Whitley Bay to London is to train and fly which costs £70 - £260 and takes 3h 19m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Whitley Bay and arriving at London Earl's Court. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Whitley Bay to London. However, there are services departing from Whitley Bay and arriving at London Kings Cross via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 40m.

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The distance between Whitley Bay and London is 252 miles. The road distance is 282.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Whitley Bay to London without a car is to train which takes 3h 40m and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 3h 40m to get from Whitley Bay to London, including transfers.

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Whitley Bay to London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Whitley Bay station.

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Whitley Bay to London train services, operated by LNER, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Whitley Bay to London is to train which takes 3h 40m and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £25 and takes 7h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Whitley Bay to London.
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  • Distance: 251.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 40m

What companies run services between Whitley Bay, England and London, England?

LNER operates a train from Whitley Bay to London hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2h 45m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Whitley Bay to London once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 7h 30m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Bus operators
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 Whitley Bay to London Earl's Court
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Whitley Bay to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Earl's Court station.

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Whitley Bay to London train services, operated by LNER, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Whitley Bay to London is 282 miles. It takes approximately 4h 47m to drive from Whitley Bay to London.

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British Airways offers flights from Newcastle Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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