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Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train

Thanks to Gopili, compare train ticket prices and find the best price to travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne by train. Our service is dedicated to helping you find the cheapest Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket and gives you practical information: booking, next departures, timetables, fares, and good deals.

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Cheap train calendar from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

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Find the best prices for train tickets Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

from £9.90 MORE 1h29m
Other modes of transport available to travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne
Coach
from £9.00 MORE 2h47m
Flight
from £61.98 MORE 8h55m

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

We have created for you a list of 6 things that you can visit in Newcastle upon Tyne.

  • The Tyne Bridge
  • The Centre for Life
  • Angel Of The North
  • Victoria Tunnel
  • Great North Museum: Hancock
  • Theatre Royal

If you're visiting Newcastle upon Tyne for the first time and you are not sure of the places that you can do during your time over there, don't worry. Your itinerary will obviously depend on how much time you got as well as your areas of interest but the team at Gopili shares with you the popular places in Newcastle upon Tyne.

The Tyne Bridge is probably one of the most important tourist places for visitors. You can also go to see Victoria Tunnel or The Centre for Life which are most of the time advised by the people who have already visited the city.

Another interesting area that you can discover is Great North Museum: Hancock if you wish to find out more about the city.

Angel Of The North is also a place that we will advise you to see if you got enough time during your stay.

At last, if you're still looking to discover more about Newcastle upon Tyne, Theatre Royal can be the final step of your trip. Even though people might not consider it as the most interesting place to visit, it will help you get a full picture of the city and its history.

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

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The graph above shows the cheapest prices found over the last 6 months depending on how much time in advance the train ticket is bought. Booking your train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne in advance should help you save money for your trip.

Tickets are available from £11 when booking your train 2 months in advance which is 58% cheaper than the best fare we found when booking on the day you're travelling.

Discount Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

Do you want to travel for less? Many railcards and discounts are available to spend less for your Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are different types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

  • If you want to understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you can evaluate the number of trips you need to break even. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

    For your calculation, you have to include the cost of your railcard, for instance £30, your savings on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne ticket is £11.62 (1).

    Divide the cost of your railcard by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £11.62: £88/£11.62 = 7.57. You will need to make approximately 8 trips from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh (one way trip) with your railcard to start saving money.

  • The cost to buy a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to buy a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get 34% off most adult fares for one year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 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
Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train £11.62 £7.75 £3.87 7.59

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

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

And if you change?

Other alternatives of transport exist to travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne:

Bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Flights from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Best price found for train ticket from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

We compare train ticket prices for all major companies to travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne by train and find the best price for you. Here are the best prices selected for the coming days to go to Newcastle upon Tyne. Your Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket is just few clicks away!

Journey Price Departure on At Company Searched
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£9.90 15/07/2017 07:00 Cross Country 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 03/07/2017 07:00 Cross Country 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 03/07/2017 18:05 Cross Country 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 11/07/2017 17:07 Cross Country 12 hours ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 03/07/2017 07:07 Cross Country 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 11/07/2017 07:00 Cross Country 12 hours ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 03/07/2017 13:07 Cross Country 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 11/07/2017 12:08 Cross Country 12 hours ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 03/07/2017 17:07 Cross Country 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
£11.80 11/07/2017 13:07 Cross Country 12 hours ago

Best price found for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket for the next 30 days.

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Next train departures

When are the next trains to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Edinburgh Waverley
13:07
Newcastle upon Tyne
14:39
1h32m Cross Country

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 4 trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne are running today and 0 tomorrow. The first Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne train departs at 07:00 and the last train leaves the station at 13:07. The first and last departure times might change from one day to another and there may be fewer services during weekends and bank holidays. Train operators may also adapt the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the season.

Different train ticket types for your journey

There are several types of rail tickets Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne offered by each company, allowing passengers to choose between flexibility and cost. Travellers can buy tickets on the website of the railway companies or on train ticket sales websites being accredited. Here is a description of each type of train ticket:

The Advance Tickets are tickets for single trips, valid in 1st and 2nd class. They can be bought 12 weeks in advance, indeed they are sold in limited numbers and are subject to availability. Usually, the earlier you book them, the cheaper the price is. You should be aware that the Advance ticket is non-refundable. Nevertheless, you can change the time and the date of the journey before departure.

The Off-Peak Tickets are the cheapest tickets to travel in less busy trains. Offering an interesting quality-price ratio, these tickets require passengers to travel off-peak. You can book tickets at any time, in advance or just before the travel. The rail ticket is refundable but administrative fees may be charged; these fees do not exceed £10.00.

The Anytime Tickets are totally flexible: you can travel whenever you desire. Tickets can be bought in advance or directly before travel. There are no conditions on when you want to travel, even though you will need to purchase a new ticket if you want to modify the date, destination or class.

You can also book a Season Ticket for 7 days or a period of either 1 month or 1 year. Generally these tickets are available for short and medium distances in the England.

The last Rovers and Rangers ticket type allows you unlimited travel for an area and time period with all train companies.

Book cheap train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

There are different ways to purchase your Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket:

Is it possible to book a train online?

Booking your train tickets online is simple and can be done quickly. Almost all rail specialists give the ability to do it with their website.Tickets can be collected at the station in as little as 2 hours after you purchased them using the self-service ticket machine. Please note you will need the card you paid with and your collection number.

Is it possible to book a train ticket over the phone?

If you prefer a chat with an advisor that will help you book your ticket, you can do so with most train operators.

How can I book my ticket at the station?

While the biggest stations in the UK have a ticket vending machine as well as a travel centre to purchase your train ticket, rural stations might not. Check the office hours and the available services before you travel.

By using our fast and convenient search engine, you will be able to compare hundreds of train offers from all major rail operators. Gopili aims to help you get cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne! Moreover, train tickets Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh are also available for your return train.

Transport operators from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

The following table lists the various transport operators serving the route Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Transport operators Departure Arrival
Cross Country Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne

How to find cheap train tickets Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne ?

Finding cheap train tickets is not easy because travelling by train can be expensive. Thus we would like to give our tricks to find cheap train tickets Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne.

To travel for less you have to purchase your ticket in advance. The best time to purchase your advance train ticket is about 90 days before. So you must try to book abount three months in advance. With this technique you should enjoy great savings of up to 80%.

The most expensive times to travel are during the morning commute time and in the late afternoon for your train ticket Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne. Train ticket prices tend to be more expensive during this period so you will save money by travelling very early, mid day or late in the evening.

If you already know at what time you need to come back, you should have a look at the price of 2 singles as they are sometimes cheaper than a return. You need to take the exact train you bought.

Another way to save money is to split up your journey to Newcastle upon Tyne. Rather than getting only one ticket for your journey you can split the journey into different stages, and book a ticket for each section.

Price barometer for train tickets covering this trip

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Travel information for your train journey

Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne train

Route Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne train map

Train duration 1h28m
Arrival city Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Departure city Edinburgh, Scotland
Distance 92 Miles
Lowest train ticket price from £9.90
Train operators for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne Cross Country
  • The trains connecting Edinburgh (Eastern Scotland) to Newcastle upon Tyne (North East England) are provided by Cross Country. The services on board may change depending on the rail provider.
  • There are 92 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time between Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is normally 1h28m. Travelling by train is normally the fastest solution to travel to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving or flying.
  • According to our data, the best fare to travel by train in the next 30 days is £9.90. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the money you can save with a railcard.

Departure and arrival for your train travel

A lot of trains travel day to day between Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne. They serve the following train stations: Edinburgh Waverley train station, Newcastle upon Tyne train station

Where to find cheap train tickets

Cross Country

The 148 kilometers to link the city of Edinburgh with Newcastle upon Tyne are operated by Cross Country! You will need to plan to spend a minimum of £10 for a Cross Country train.