Trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

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Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train information

Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne train map

Train duration 1h28m
Arrival Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Departure Edinburgh, Scotland
Distance 92 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £10.20
Average train price £18.00
  • 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.
  • Looking at our data, the lowest fare to take the train in the next 30 days is £10.20. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a railcard.

Best prices for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

from £10.20 MORE 1h57m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £9.00 MORE 2h44m
from £1.50 MORE 2h36m
Flight
from £68.83 MORE 10h11m

Edinburgh - Newcastle upon Tyne prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Megabus£13

National Express£14

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 24 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

When are the next trains to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Edinburgh (Waverley, city centre)
07:00
Newcastle upon Tyne Manors
09:10
2h10m Cross Country
Edinburgh (Waverley, city centre)
10:05
Newcastle upon Tyne Manors
12:10
2h05m Cross Country
Edinburgh (Waverley, city centre)
12:06
Newcastle upon Tyne Manors
14:10
2h04m Cross Country
Edinburgh (Waverley, city centre)
14:05
Newcastle upon Tyne Manors
16:10
2h05m 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

Looking at our data, 2 trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne are being operated today and 4 tomorrow. The first Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne train leaves at 07:00 while the last one is at 08:10. The first and last departure times might change every day and there might be fewer trains during weekends and public holidays. Rail operators can also adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

Edinburgh - 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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£11

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£11

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£12

15

£13

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£15

3

£16

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£24

Same day

Days before Departure

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.

Best prices for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£10.30 16/03/2018 07:30 3 days ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£16.00 24/02/2018 07:30 1 day ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£16.00 16/03/2018 09:30 3 days ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£16.00 16/03/2018 08:30 3 days ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£16.00 16/03/2018 13:30 3 days ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£16.00 16/03/2018 15:30 3 days ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£16.00 16/03/2018 14:00 3 days ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£16.00 16/03/2018 14:30 3 days ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£19.50 24/02/2018 14:30 1 day ago
Edinburgh
(Waverley, city centre)
Newcastle upon Tyne
Manors
£19.50 24/02/2018 08:30 1 day ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne train

Discount Edinburgh - Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

Looking to travel for cheap? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to pay less for your Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are several types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

  • To understand how much you can save with a railcard, you need to evaluate how many journeys you need to break even. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

    For your assessment, you need to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, how much you're saving on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne ticket is £17.40 (1).

    Divide the cost of your railcard by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £17.40: £88/£17.40 = 5.06. It will take you approximately 6 trips from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh (one way trip) with your railcard to break even.

  • 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 £17.40 £11.60 £5.80 5.07

(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