Trains from Cambridge to Newcastle upon Tyne

Cambridge to Newcastle upon Tyne train information

Cambridge Newcastle upon Tyne train map

Train duration 4h03m
Arrival Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Departure Cambridge, England
Distance 204 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £25.30
Average train price £55.00
  • The trains connecting Cambridge (East of England) to Newcastle upon Tyne (North East England) are run by Cross Country. The services on board will change depending on the train provider.
  • There are 204 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time from Cambridge to Newcastle upon Tyne is approximately 4h03m. Taking the train is often the fastest option to get to Newcastle upon Tyne from Cambridge, and it's also a greener option than driving your car or flying.
  • Looking at our data, the best price to travel by train in the next 180 days is £25.30. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Cambridge to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

from £25.30 MORE 4h18m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £19.80 MORE 9h50m

Cambridge - 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.

Cambridge - 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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The Prices for train tickets Cambridge to Newcastle upon Tyne are increasing if you don't book early. According to our data, if you buy your train 1 month in advance, you can find tickets from £34 whereas when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £99 for your train. Thus, you may save 66% on the price of your ticket by booking 1 month in advance instead of on the day you're travelling.

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

Best prices for Cambridge to Newcastle upon Tyne trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Cambridge 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 Cambridge and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£25.30 17/04/2020 21:02 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£29.00 09/04/2020 13:01 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£32.80 09/04/2020 08:01 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£34.20 09/04/2020 16:01 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£34.30 17/04/2020 16:01 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£35.30 09/04/2020 11:01 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£35.70 09/04/2020 14:01 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£39.60 17/04/2020 18:01 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£41.30 17/04/2020 11:01 Cross Country 1 month ago
Cambridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£41.70 17/04/2020 08:01 Cross Country 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Cambridge Newcastle upon Tyne train

Discount Cambridge - Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

National Railcards can offer great value for money if you're travelling by train. Depending on your age and your situation, you can get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you save money for your Cambridge Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket.

  • The main benefit of getting a railcard is that you only need a few trips to earn as much money as you spent.

    You will need to pay at least £88 of train tickets across the whole year for the railcard to pay for itsfel. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you book after that, you will make savings.

    For instance, train tickets from Cambridge to Newcastle upon Tyne cost on average £54.89 (1). By dividing £88 by £54.89 (£88/£54.89 = 1.6), it appears that after only 2 one way trips from Newcastle upon Tyne to Cambridge, the card will have paid for itself.

  • All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most adult fares, hence you will save 1/3 on most train tickets.

(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
Cambridge to Newcastle upon Tyne train £54.89 £36.60 £18.30 1.61

(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