There are 6 ways to get from Whitley Bay to London by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross

£37 - £283

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Bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Whitley Bay to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

£12 - £15

4 alternative options

Train via Sheffield  •  5h 14m

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

£122 - £278

Drive  •  4h 47m

  1. Drive from Whitley Bay to London King's Cross 288.5 miles

£45 - £75

Train, fly to London Heathrow  •  3h 18m

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

£49 - £312

Fly to Bristol, train  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington

£81 - £264

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The cheapest way to get from Whitley Bay to London is to bus which costs £12 - £15 and takes 7h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Whitley Bay to London is to train and fly which costs £45 - £320 and takes 3h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Whitley Bay and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 50m.

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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 288.5 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 £35 - £290.

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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 £35 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £15 and takes 7h 50m.

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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 Newcastle to London Kings Cross hourly. Tickets cost £35 - £280 and the journey takes 2h 48m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Whitley Bay to London Victoria Coach Station twice daily. Tickets cost £12 - £15 and the journey takes 7h 50m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £280
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£120 - £180
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£190 - £280
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£29 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £90
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £85
Anytime Single
£80 - £120
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £100
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
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 Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£12 - £15
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 Victoria Coach 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 288 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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