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Cheap coach tickets from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Megabus
14:2512h55
Cardiff
03:20Newcastle upon Tyne
£161One-way
0 changes
Megabus
06:0010h15
Cardiff
16:15Newcastle upon Tyne
£201One-way
0 changes
National Express
03:2011h50
Cardiff
15:10Newcastle upon Tyne
£231One-way
0 changes
Megabus
23:2515h25
Cardiff
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne
£231One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
09:1510h30
Cardiff
19:45Newcastle upon Tyne
£231One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableCardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 April
FlixBus
18:1511h55
Cardiff
06:10Newcastle upon Tyne
0 changes
Megabus
23:2515h25
Cardiff
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne
0 changes
Megabus
06:0010h15
Cardiff
16:15Newcastle upon Tyne
0 changes
FlixBus
09:1510h30
Cardiff
19:45Newcastle upon Tyne
0 changes
Megabus
14:2512h55
Cardiff
03:20Newcastle upon Tyne
0 changes
Megabus
23:2015h30
Cardiff
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne
0 changes
National Express
03:2011h50
Cardiff
15:10Newcastle upon Tyne
0 changes

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Bus times from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Fastest Journey

10 h 15 m

Average

12 h 37 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

402 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Cardiff for Newcastle upon Tyne every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Megabus
06:0010h15
Cardiff
16:15Newcastle upon Tyne
£201One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
09:1510h30
Cardiff
19:45Newcastle upon Tyne
£231One-way
0 changes
National Express
03:2011h50
Cardiff
15:10Newcastle upon Tyne
£231One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
18:1511h55
Cardiff
06:10Newcastle upon Tyne
£681One-way
0 changes
Megabus
14:2512h55
Cardiff
03:20Newcastle upon Tyne
£161One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance249 miles
durationAverage coach duration9 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£21 (€24)
frequencyCoach frequency3 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 3 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express or FlixBus

Coaches from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 249 miles long trip taking on average 9 h 35 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £15, but the average price of coach tickets is £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station.

Coach companies: Megabus, National Express and FlixBus Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne

Buy your official Megabus, National Express and FlixBus coach tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from Cardiff from £17 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Cardiff - Newcastle upon Tyne coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Buses from Cardiff to Newcastle: Journey Details

National Express Coaches operate six buses a day from Cardiff to Newcastle, with journey times of between 10 and 12 hours. The same timetable operates seven days a week, with departures from just before 3:00 a.m., until around 7:00 p.m. There is also one Megabus departure per day at around 3:30 p.m. and a direct route that takes around 9 hours.

Taking the Bus from Cardiff

National Express buses from Cardiff to Newcastle depart from Cardiff Central Bus Station in Sophia Gardens, while the Megabus coach leaves from Cardiff Kingsway. Both are centrally located for the city. Stagecoach, Veolia Transport Cymru, First Cymru and Cardiff Bus all have routes serving the city, Cardiff University and the airport. Taxis are also available at the Central Bus Station and across the city.

Getting into Newcastle by Bus

Newcastle-upon-Tyne is a large port city in the North East of England, known for its strong Geordie dialect and said to have some of the best nightlife in Britain. The city is full of elegant Victorian and Edwardian architecture, as well as having interesting galleries and museums, such as the University Gallery and The Hatton Gallery. The Angel of the North and Hadrian's Wall are both within easy reach. Buses from Cardiff to Newcastle arrive at either the Eldon Square Bus Station, or on John Dobson Street, both located close to the city centre, shops and attractions. Newcastle's efficient and extensive transport network consists of the Tyne and Wear Metro system, as well as local buses operated by Go North East, Stagecoach and Arriva. Taxis are available at the coach station and Newcastle has weekend night bus routes.

FAQs: Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne is £21; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne coach travel time is 9 h 35 min   for the 249 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 06: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 23: 25.
There are 3 coaches a day from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne which require at least one change with Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the best Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Newcastle upon Tyne from Cardiff to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Cardiff, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, North Road (St Josephs Convent) and Cardiff, University. When arriving in Newcastle upon Tyne, you can end your journey in coach stations like Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Ord Street and Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Cardiff to Newcastle upon Tyne is September.
You have options as you can travel to Newcastle upon Tyne from Cardiff 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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