There are 4 ways to get from Workington 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  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle

$28 - $47

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  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

$22 - $36

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Workington, Washington Hotel (shops) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) X4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station 888

$34

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne 90.8 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne station. However, there are services departing from Workington, Washington Hotel (shops) and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 48 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there are services departing from Workington and arriving at Newcastle via Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

More details

The distance between Workington and Newcastle upon Tyne is 81 miles. The road distance is 90.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne without a car is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne, including transfers.

More details

Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Workington, Washington Hotel (shops) station.

More details

Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Workington station.

More details

The best way to get from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 48 min.

Mode details

Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne bus services, operated by Wright Bros Coaches, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station.

More details

Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Newcastle station.

More details

Map of how to get from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 80.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

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

You can take a train from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne via Carlisle in around 2 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 4 h 48 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Workington to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $21
Bus operators
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 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
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
$19
Website
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
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Workington, Washington Hotel (shops) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Get driving directions

Book your Workington to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 622+ hotels available in Newcastle upon Tyne. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

More details