Trains from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne

Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne train information

Bristol Newcastle upon Tyne train map

Train duration 6h01m
Arrival Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Departure Bristol, England
Distance 247 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £52.00
Average train price £114.00

Which operators can I use?

All trains between Bristol (South West England) to Newcastle upon Tyne (North East England) are operated by Cross Country. The services on board may vary depending on the rail operator.

How much times does it take?

There are 247 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne is approximately 6h01m. Taking the train is often the quickest option to get to Newcastle upon Tyne from Bristol, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving your car or flying.

What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?

The cheapest ticket price we've found for the next 180 days is £52.00 one way.

Best prices for Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

from £52.00 MORE 5h31m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £10.80 MORE 9h41m
from £10.25 MORE 8h46m
Flight
from £29.99 MORE 12h57m

Bristol - Newcastle upon Tyne prices calendar

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bristol - Newcastle upon Tyne: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute

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£79

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£77

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£98

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£79

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£87

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£101

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne will increase if you don't book early. If we look at our data, if you book your seat 15 days in advance, tickets should be available from £77 whereas when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £101 for your journey. Thus, you can save 24% on the price of your ticket by purchasing your seat 15 days in advance rather than on the day you're travelling.

The results are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Bristol and Newcastle upon Tyne by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Newcastle upon Tyne to Bristol and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£52.00 14/04/2020 14:41 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£52.80 14/04/2020 17:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£52.80 14/04/2020 17:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£54.00 14/04/2020 13:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£59.20 14/04/2020 09:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£68.90 14/04/2020 10:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£69.80 14/04/2020 08:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£74.50 14/04/2020 07:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£77.10 14/04/2020 16:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Parkway
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£81.30 14/04/2020 11:44 Cross Country 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Bristol Newcastle upon Tyne train

Discount Bristol - Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

The easiest way to pay less on your Bristol Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket is probably to buy a railcard. While regional railcards are available in some areas, National railcards enable you to spend less on most rail fares across the UK. Everyone is eligible to at least a certain railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

  • The main benefit of using a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to be profitable.

    You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets throughout the duration of the railcard's validity for the card to break-even. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you buy afterwards, you will save money.

    As an example, train tickets from Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne cost on average £113.11 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £113.11 (£88/£113.11 = 0.78), it turns out that after only 1 one way journeys from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bristol, the railcard will have paid for itself.

  • Railcards enable you to get a third off most rail fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Bristol to Newcastle upon Tyne train £113.11 £75.41 £37.70 0.78

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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