Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
FlixBus
21:002h35
Edinburgh
23:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£131One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
10:402h40
Edinburgh
13:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£171One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
22:152h35
Edinburgh
00:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£171One-way
0 changes
National Express
08:452h45
Edinburgh
11:30Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
£181One-way
0 changes
National Express
21:102h35
Edinburgh
23:45Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
£181One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableEdinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 April
National Express
08:452h45
Edinburgh
11:30Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
10:402h40
Edinburgh
13:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
10:452h50
Edinburgh
13:35Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
21:102h35
Edinburgh
23:45Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
22:152h35
Edinburgh
00:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes

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Bus times from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

2 h 41 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

148 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Edinburgh for Newcastle upon Tyne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
21:102h35
Edinburgh
23:45Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
£181One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Megabus
22:152h35
Edinburgh
00:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£171One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
10:402h40
Edinburgh
13:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£171One-way
0 changes
National Express
08:452h45
Edinburgh
11:30Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
£181One-way
0 changes
National Express
10:452h50
Edinburgh
13:35Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
£231One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance91 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€10)
frequencyCoach frequency4 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 4 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus, FlixBus, East Coast, TransPennine Express, Lumo or CrossCountry

Coaches from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 91 miles long route taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, FlixBus, East Coast, TransPennine Express, Lumo or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 4 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £9, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station.

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

Buy your official National Express, Megabus and FlixBus coach tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh from £5 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Coach information from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 21 min
  • Cheapest Price: £116
  • East Coast frequency: 15 a day

Buses From Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne: Journey Details

Buses from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne operate frequently throughout the week. There are usually about five services per day, at various times. The earliest service departs at about 5:45 a.m, while the last service departs from Edinburgh at around 11:00 p.m. The journey is usually direct, and takes from 2 hours and 35 minutes. The main bus operators that provide services between Edinburgh and Newcastle Upon Tyne include Megabus and National Express. Late night travel is usually the cheapest option, and it’s often possible to make further savings by purchasing a ticket in advance.

Taking the Bus from Edinburgh

Buses from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne usually depart from Edinburgh Bus and Coach Station. The station is conveniently situated on Elder Street. Its central location makes it easily accessible via bus, train or taxi. The Airport Express Shuttle bus stops a short walk away, and the distance between the bus station and Waverley train station is 320 metres - which is a 5 minute walk. As well as local buses, Stagecoach and Citylink also provide services to the coach station. There is a pick up and drop-off point close to the entrance along North St Andrew Street.

Getting into Newcastle Upon Tyne by Bus

Newcastle Upon Tyne boasts a wealth of attractions, such as the Tyne Bridge, St James Park, and the Discovery Museum. The city is particularly well-known for its seven city bridges. Buses from Edinburgh to Newcastle Upon Tyne usually terminate at either Newcastle Upon Tyne Coach station or along John Dobson Street. The coach station is a short walk away from the Central metro station and Newcastle rail station. Local buses serve the station throughout the day, and night buses are in operation. In addition, travellers may choose to catch a taxi outside the station.

FAQs: Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne can start from as little as £5 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is £9; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by coach from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is 2 h 25 min   to travel the 91 mile long trip, with around there are 4 coaches per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 09: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 23: 40.
There are 4 coaches a day from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne which require at least one change with National Express, Megabus, FlixBus, East Coast, TransPennine Express, Lumo or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the best Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus, FlixBus, East Coast, TransPennine Express, Lumo or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge. 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 Edinburgh, Bus Station, which is located around 0.4 miles (687 m) 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 Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh including taking a train or coach.

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