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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Find cheapest tickets to travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, ride sharing and plane. With the calendar below, choose the day you want to travel and easily find the cheapest price.
Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
We have compiled for you a list of 6 places that you can visit in Newcastle upon Tyne.
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.
Price of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute
The chart above shows the cheapest prices found in the past 6 months depending on how many time in advance the train is booked. Getting your train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne in advance should enable you to save money for your journey.
Tickets are available from £10 when booking your seat 2 months in advance, it is 65% cheaper than the best ticket we found when booking on the day you're travelling.
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.
For your evaluation, you need to include the cost of your railcard, for instance £30, your savings on each journey (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average price of a Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne ticket is £11.90 (1).
Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £11.90: £88/£11.90 = 7.4. You will need to make about 8 trips from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh (one way journey) with your railcard to break even.
(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||£11.90||£7.93||£3.97||7.42|
(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:
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!
Newcastle upon Tyne
|£21.00||MORE||17/04/2017||13:21||TransPennine Express||1 month ago|
Newcastle upon Tyne
|£21.00||MORE||17/04/2017||13:21||TransPennine Express||1 month ago|
Best price found for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket for the next 30 days.
Many trains run from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, but there are also near stations served like for instance:
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.
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.
|TransPennine Express||Edinburgh||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
The gopili price barometer gives the prices for a Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train and helps you to know whether you are getting a good deal:
Average prices over the last 9 months based on user searches
Travel information for your train journey
Route Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne
|Arrival city||Newcastle upon Tyne, England|
|Departure city||Edinburgh, Scotland|
|Lowest train ticket price||from £9.90|
|Train operators for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne||TransPennine Express|
Departure and arrival for your train travel
Edinburgh Waverley train station
Newcastle upon Tyne train station
TransPennine Express, the rail travel company, runs between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne from £21, allowing you to travel without breaking the bank.