The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 7.
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3 h 45 m
3 h 58 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Glasgow 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.
These direct buses cover the 194 km distance in an average of 3 h 58 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 45 m .
The slowest buses will take 4 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||120 miles (194 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h 45 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£10 (€11)|
|Coach companies||National Express or Megabus|
Coaches from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 120 miles (194 km) long route taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £6, but the average price of coach tickets is £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street.
For as little as £6 you can travel by coach between Glasgow and Newcastle upon Tyne with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this 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 Glasgow - 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.
When you buy your National Express coach tickets between Glasgow and Newcastle upon Tyne don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Buses from Glasgow to Newcastle take between three and four hours to travel the distance of approximately 150 miles. There are usually two buses per day that depart from Glasgow, one in the morning and one in the evening. The coach stations in both locations are close to the city centre and local public transport links.
The National Express coach company operates all of the routes for buses from Glasgow to Newcastle.
The buses from Glasgow to Newcastle that leave in the morning take around four and a half hours to complete the journey. The buses that depart later in the evening take just under four hours, due to there being less traffic on the roads at this time. All bus routes are direct and there are no changes required on the way.
There are two buses from Glasgow to Newcastle each day, seven days per week. There is one coach departure in the morning at around 8:30 a.m. and the second leaves before 8:00 p.m.
Departure coach station: Buses leave from Buchanan Bus Station on Killermont Street in Glasgow. The station is located within the city centre and so there are plenty of public transport options available for travel around the city and the surrounding area. Local buses also stop at this station. Facilities available at the bus station include luggage storage, shops, a cafe and cash machines.
Arrival coach station: Buses from Glasgow arrive at Newcastle Coach Station. Located just outside the city centre on Churchill Street, the station is conveniently located for onward travel. Many locations can be reached within walking distance, including hotels, banks and sights. Local bus routes stop nearby and the Central Station trains and metros are just a few minutes away on foot. These public transport options take passengers all around the city and to other nearby areas. The coach station facilities include seating areas, a cash machine, a pay phone and public toilets.
Glasgow's main bus and coach terminus is Buchanan Bus Station in Killermont Street. It is a short walk (approx 0.6km) from Queen Street Railway Station and the city's main railway station, Glasgow Central Station, is 1km away. Buchanan can also be reached by the Subway Underground Railway which runs across Glasgow. The trains operate from early morning to late evening Monday to Saturday with a reduced service on Sunday.
Newcastle, situated on the river Tyne, is a major city in the North East of England. The locals, who like to be known as 'Geordies', are fiercely proud of their city and adore their Premier League football team Newcastle United. Famous landmarks in the city include the Tyne Bridge and St. James's Park where Newcastle United play. Those heading into Newcastle on a National Express coach will end their journey at the coach station in the centre of the city on Churchill Street. The city's main train station is only a few hundred metres away. Megabus buses terminate in John Dobson street, close to Monument metro station.
There are a few coach stations in Glasgow to start your route from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and Glasgow, Hampden Park. In Newcastle upon Tyne you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street, Newcastle upon Tyne and Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street / Cross Carliol Street.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their coaches from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Newcastle upon Tyne most often arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this coach station to the city centre.
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