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Cheap coach tickets from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne

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Cheapest

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

Cheapest
FlixBus
12:152h25
Leeds
14:40Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£61One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
FlixBus
13:102h30
Leeds
15:40Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£61One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
FlixBus
17:501h55
Leeds
19:45Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£61One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
02:552h00
Leeds
04:55Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£81One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
15:102h25
Leeds
17:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£81One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLeeds to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 April
Megabus
01:202h30
Leeds
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
01:402h25
Leeds, Coach Station
04:05Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
01:502h00
Leeds
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
02:552h30
Leeds, Coach Station
05:25Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
05:002h40
Leeds
07:40Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
09:152h40
Leeds, Coach Station
11:55Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
10:553h55
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
11:052h00
Leeds
13:05Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
11:252h30
Leeds, Coach Station
13:55Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
12:052h45
Leeds
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
12:152h15
Leeds, Coach Station
14:30Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
12:302h40
Leeds, Coach Station
15:10Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
13:352h20
Leeds, Coach Station
15:55Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
13:352h40
Leeds
16:15Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
14:002h20
Leeds
16:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
14:002h55
Leeds, Coach Station
16:55Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
15:154h20
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
19:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
16:152h20
Leeds
18:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
16:202h40
Leeds, Coach Station
19:00Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
16:552h40
Leeds
19:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
17:202h30
Leeds, Coach Station
19:50Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
18:002h40
Leeds
20:40Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
18:252h30
Leeds
20:55Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
18:352h40
Leeds, Coach Station
21:15Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
19:102h40
Leeds
21:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
20:352h35
Leeds, Coach Station
23:10Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
21:002h00
Leeds
23:00Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
21:152h35
Leeds
23:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
22:052h30
Leeds
00:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
22:302h45
Leeds, Coach Station
01:15Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
23:302h35
Leeds
02:05Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes

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Bus times from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h

Average

2 h 36 m

Buses per day

31

Distance

131 km

Of the 31 buses that leave Leeds for Newcastle upon Tyne every day 29 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

2nd Fastest
Megabus
21:002h00
Leeds
23:00Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£91One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
11:052h00
Leeds
13:05Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£91One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
01:502h00
Leeds
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£101One-way
0 changes
National Express
12:152h15
Leeds, Coach Station
14:30Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
£171One-way
0 changes
Megabus
14:002h20
Leeds
16:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£101One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance81 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€10)
frequencyCoach frequency12 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 12 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express or FlixBus

Coaches from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 81 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 12 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £9, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds, Coach Station and arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station.

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

Buy your official Megabus, National Express and FlixBus coach tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from Leeds from £4 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

FlixBus from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne coach information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £4

Buses from Leeds to Newcastle

Those who are seeking travel from Leeds to Newcastle will find a frequent service with lots of trains running per day. Travel will commonly be served by the providers, National Express, MegaBus, and FlixBus. All these providers offer useful onboard facilities and also provider great service from staff. Depending on what time of day that you travel, expect your duration of travel to range from 2h to 2h 55min.

Leeds to Newcastle Bus Times: Daily Departures

Passengers will find that there are 18 trains running from Leeds to Newcastle by day. The first departing train of the day is at 02:40 a.m. and has a duration of 2h 10min. Whereas the last departing train of the day is at 10:15 p.m. and has a duration of 2h 35min. Travel is completed by three leading providers. MegaBus offers 9 buses per day, National Express offers 7 buses per day, and Flixbus offers 2.

How long is the journey by bus from Leeds to Newcastle?

Duration of travel from Leeds to Newcastle can differ depending on a number of factors include which provider that you’re with and what time of day that you choose to travel. Duration can differ from 2h to 2h 55min and there are only direct routes available. The quickest train departs at 12:35 p.m. and arrives at 2:35 p.m. The longest running train of the day departs at 2:00 p.m. and arrives at 4:55 p.m.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Leeds to Newcastle?

Departure bus station: Trains departing from Leeds to Newcastle will depart at either Leeds Coach Station, Leeds Kirgate Coach Stop or Leeds York Street Station. Departing stations will differ depending on your chosen provider. All stations are located a close short distance from Leeds’ city centre.

Arrival bus station: Your arrival stations in Newcastle will usually differ depending on your chosen bus provider. The arrival stations include Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Bus Station, Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street Station, and Newcastle upon Tyne, Ciach Station. All of the stations are well located and are all within an accessible distance of central Newcastle.

Newcastle Cathedral. Source: Shutterstock

Which bus companies travel from Leeds to Newcastle?

There are just three providers which serve the distance from Leeds to Newcastle and these providers are National Express, MegaBus, and FlixBus. MegaBus offers the most frequent service and offers 9 buses per day. Alternatively, FlixBus offers the most reduced service of just 2 buses, and National Express offers 7 buses per day. All of these providers offer useful facilities onboard and offer great service from staff.

All coaches operated by these providers are direct and do not require any changes along the journey. Passengers aboard any of MegaBus or National Express coaches will be able to use the environmentally-friendly use of an e-ticket, also known as a mobile tickets. These tickets can be shown on any electronic device of your choosing are extremely easy to use, thanks to the ability of being able to store all mobile tickets in your Omio accounts.

National Express buses from Leeds to Newcastle

National Express offers a frequent route from Leeds to Newcastle. National Express’ first departing train of the day is at 12:30 p.m. and has a duration of 2h 40mins. Otherwise, its last departing train of the day is an overnight train with a departure time of 10:15 p.m. and a duration of 2h 35min. If you are travelling on a National Express coach then make sure you carry legitimate identification that matches the name on your mobile ticket.

MegaBus buses from Leeds to Newcastle

The leading provider, MegaBus, offers a frequent service from Leeds to Newcastle. It is also the provider which operates the most running buses per day between the two locations. MegaBus’ first running train of the day is at 02:40 a.m. and has a quick duration of 2h 10min. Alternatively, the last running train of the day is an overnight train at 10:05 p.m. and has a duration of 2h 35min.

FlixBus buses from Leeds to Newcastle

FlixBus offers a reduced service of just 2 trains per day. Although there is a reduced service, the budget-friendly company is also the cheapest and fastest form of train with a duration of just 2h for its departing train at 12:35 p.m. FlixBus also has a train departing at 7:15 p.m. and arriving at 9:15 p.m. with the same duration.

Newcastle Sun. Source: Shutterstock

Bus from Leeds to Newcastle: Services on Board

All providers offer useful onboard facilities and passengers can always expect great service from staff. Passengers with reduced mobility access can always expect help from staff on and offboard of the coach but it’s always advisable to book this in advance to secure availability. If you travel with National Express than you can bring on a large suitcase that does not outweigh the maximum allowance of 44 lbs (20 kg). This is the same policy for MegaBus. Alternatively, FlixBus will not let you bring on a bag that exceeds the side of 80 x 50 x 30cm.

How to find cheap tickets from Leeds to Newcastle?

Did you know that there just a few simple money saving tips that could let you see better prices for your travel with just a few simple clicks? Before you use these tips to help you find cheaper tickets, check travel with different providers as some providers are cheaper than others.

Passengers should always be flexible with their dates and should consider altering their duration of travel even by just a few days. This could be the difference in you finding cheaper tickets as certain times of the week or specific times of year could increase the cost of your travel. Alternatively, make sure that you book your travel with adequate time in advance as if you book last minute, you could face last minute inflation of your booking.

To Newcastle by bus – travel tips

The city of Newcastle is a great and exciting scene to enjoy some of the buzzing nightlife. The city is gifted with the leading venues for tourists, residents, and visitors to enjoy with the leading bars, clubs, and restaurants. Those who are wanting to enjoy the nightlife should consider visiting the top bars like All Bar One Newcastle, Revolution Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tiger Hornsby, Alvinos Bar, Jalou, Pleased To Meet You, Livello, BreDog Newcastke, The Tyne Bar, The Alchemist Newcastle, Billy Bootleggers, The WonderBar, Prohibition Cabaret Bar, and more. Otherwise, there are lots of attractions that are suitable for all members of the family.

If you’re considering the top attractions, then you will find yourself spoilt for choice with the options. Consider visiting some of the top attractions like Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Angel of the North, Life Science Centre, Newcastle Castle, Great North Museum, Laing Art Gallery, Tyne Bridge, The Biscuit Factory, Victoria Tunnel Tours, Saltwell Park, Seven Stories, The Cathedral Church of St, and more.

Make sure that when you book your time to Newcastle that you book an appropriate amount of stay to make sure that you are able to appreciate and visit some of the top sights, landmarks, and attractions. No matter how you choose to spend your time in Newcastle, you’ll quickly be anticipating your return to the city and Newcastle will be waiting to have you.

FAQs: Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Leeds 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 Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Leeds 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.
On average the Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne coach time is 1 h 55 min   covering the 81 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 23: 00.
There are 12 coaches a day from Leeds 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.
When taking a coach from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne, you can count on Megabus, National Express or FlixBus for the best way to get you to Newcastle upon Tyne. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Newcastle upon Tyne from Leeds and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Leeds, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Leeds, Coach Station, Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport and Leeds, York Street (Travel Centre). When arriving in Newcastle upon Tyne, you can end your route 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 Leeds, Coach Station, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 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 to travel from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne by coach is May.
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