Trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

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 £19.50
Average train price £37.00
  • All trains connecting Edinburgh (Eastern Scotland) to Newcastle upon Tyne (North East England) are run by Cross Country. The services on board will vary depending on the rail provider.
  • There are 92 miles between the two cities and the average duration between Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is around 1h28m. Train travel is most of the time the quickest way to travel to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving or taking the plane.
  • Based on our data, the lowest price to travel in the next 180 days is £19.50. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

from £19.50 MORE 1h30m
Other modes of transport available
from £10.40 MORE 2h45m
from £5.49 MORE 2h35m
from €9.99 MORE 2h35m
from £50.99 MORE 9h44m

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

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Days before Departure

The table above is based on the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train is bought. Purchasing your train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne in advance should enable you to spend less for your trip.

We found tickets available from £10 when booking your ticket 2 months in advance which is 58% cheaper than the best ticket we found when buying your ticket 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.

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Discount Edinburgh - Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets

Looking to travel for less? Many railcards and discounts are available to pay 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.

  • To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you need to estimate the number of journeys you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

    For your calculation, you must include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, the discount on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Edinburgh Newcastle upon Tyne ticket is £36.13 (1).

    Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £36.13: £88/£36.13 = 2.44. You will need to make on average 3 trips from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh (one way trip) with your railcard to start saving money.

  • The cost to get 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 a third off most rail fares for a whole year.

(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
Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train £36.13 £24.09 £12.04 2.44

(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