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Cheap coach tickets from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
07:007h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Megabus
07:357h15
London
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£131One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
16:356h25
London
23:00Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£141One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
16:007h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:00Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£141One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
17:357h00
London
00:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£141One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLondon to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, 22 April
Megabus
00:307h10
London
07:40Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
04:5010h00
London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
07:007h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
07:307h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
15:10Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
07:357h15
London
14:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
08:307h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
15:55Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
09:007h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
16:55Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
09:306h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
16:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
10:056h15
London
16:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
11:008h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
19:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
11:358h00
London
19:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
National Express
12:307h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
19:50Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
12:309h20
London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
21:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
13:007h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
20:55Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
13:357h20
London
20:55Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
14:308h30
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
23:00Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
14:307h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
21:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
14:3010h05
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
00:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
15:056h45
London
21:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
16:007h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:00Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
16:008h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
00:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
National Express
16:307h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
00:15Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
16:356h25
London
23:00Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
16:358h00
London
00:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
16:409h25
London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
02:05Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
16:4011h10
London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 change
Megabus
17:007h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
00:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
17:307h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:05Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
17:357h00
London
00:35Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
18:307h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:05Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
19:057h00
London
02:05Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
20:007h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
20:357h15
London
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
21:306h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
Megabus
22:005h50
London
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes
National Express
23:007h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
06:00Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
23:597h41
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:40Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes

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Bus times from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 50 m

Average

7 h 44 m

Buses per day

37

Distance

398 km

Of the 37 buses that leave London for Newcastle upon Tyne every day 28 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

2nd Fastest
Megabus
22:005h50
London
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£161One-way
0 changes
Megabus
10:056h15
London
16:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£161One-way
0 changes
Megabus
21:306h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£161One-way
0 changes
Megabus
16:356h25
London
23:00Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£141One-way
0 changes
Megabus
15:056h45
London
21:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
£201One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from London to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance246 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£21 (€24)
frequencyCoach frequency12 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 10 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express or FlixBus

Coaches from London to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 246 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 50 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 12 coaches operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £21. Travellers depart most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station.

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

Buy your official Megabus, National Express and FlixBus coach tickets between London and Newcastle upon Tyne from £15 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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 London to Newcastle upon Tyne coach information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: £16
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

London to Newcastle-upon-Tyne coach

The bus to Newcastle-upon-Tyne from London is a comfortable and popular way for visitors to travel. Thanks to the popularity of the route, plenty of services operate every day. These buses are operated by 3 different companies and run from early in the morning until late in the evening. The schedule is consistent throughout the week, including Saturdays and Sundays. There are 3 departure points for these routes and 2 arrival points. All of these routes are direct routes between the cities, with no unscheduled stops along the way. Victoria Coach Station is the main bus station in the city and is located a short walk away from the London Victoria Railway Station.

London to Newcastle-upon-Tyne Bus Time: Daily Departures

Thanks to the popularity of both of these cities, various services are operating every day. The first Flixbus is a well-known low-cost provider in the UK and operates at least six buses a day from London to Newcastle-upon-Tyne. The first service starts around 8:00 a.m. and runs until around 11:30 p.m. The bus schedule for these routes is the same on weekends. A Flixbus route will have a travel time between 5h 45min and 6h 30min.

Buses London to Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Sustainability Travel

When talking about sustainability, many climate professionals will encourage you to choose more sustainable means of travel over short and long distances. Travelling by bus is more eco-friendly than travelling by car or by plane. Planes require a lot more fuel and energy than buses over the same distance, and cars are limited to the number of passengers they can take per trip. Flixbus is also one of the leaders in sustainable coach travel, having launched the first ever electric us back in 2018 and has had solar-powered buses running since 2020.

London: Iconic red doubledecker bus.

London: Iconic red doubledecker bus. Source: Shutterstock

Bus London to Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Services on Board

These bus routes are run by three different bus companies but all of them have similar onboard services.

  • None of these providers offer different types of ticket classes. Flixbus does offer tickets with different flexibility options, so you can cancel or change your ticket close to the departure time.
  • You will be limited to 20kg of luggage, excluding a carry-on handbag or backpack.
  • There is no food provided on these routes. Pack your own refreshments to be safe. Remember, hot food isn't allowed on the buses.
  • All 3 bus companies provide accessible travel assistance for those with mobility issues or other disabilities. You must contact the company ahead of time to inform them and arrange the help you need.
  • Pet travel isn't allowed on these routes.
  • Non-foldable bicycles can be transported if they fit in the luggage compartment, while non-foldable bikes will not be allowed.
  • Seat reservation isn't available on these services.

When to book your bus tickets from London to Newcastle-upon-Tyne

There are a couple of ways to make sure you get the best London to Newcastle-upon-Tyne bus price. Make sure you book as far in advance as you can. Tickets for these services go on sale a few months before and gradually get more expensive as time goes on. Searching with flexible dates in mind could mean finding different deals on different days which companies sometimes offer. Booking tickets in the morning or early afternoon is often cheaper than tickets for an evening route. If you have a student card or are a senior citizen, you may be entitled to various discounts.

To Newcastle-upon-Tyne by bus — travel tips

If you haven't experienced all of London, check out this London Window Seat piece before heading to Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Newcastle-upon-Tyne is a university city located on the River Tyne and is a bustling city to spend a few nights in, thanks to the local students and flourishing nightlife. The city is well known for its nightlife, architecture, culture and welcoming locals, and offers tons of things to do in a relatively compact city. The Quayside is a local and visitor favourite where you can spend your time digging into some international cuisine or local fish and chips while people-watching or having a pint at a local pub. There's also a lovely Sunday Market to peruse at the end of the weekend. Newcastle is home to some of the most famous landmarks in the UK, including the Tyne Bridge, and also offers a unique collection of modern and contemporary art along the banks of the river and in numerous galleries in the city. There really is something for everyone in this city, just have a look at our list below:

  • Find the Tyne Bridge
  • Visit Newcastle Castle
  • Go to the Theatre Royal
  • Check out the Life Centre
  • Wander the Quayside
  • Meander through Grainger Town
  • Peruse the exhibitions at the Laing Art Gallery

Newcastle: Tyne bridge over the river.

Newcastle: Tyne bridge over the river. Source: Shutterstock

What are the other cities you can go to from Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Newcastle-upon-Tyne is a popular choice for many locals, and as such, it's well-connected to various cities in the UK. One of the most popular routes is Newcastle-upon-Tyne to Cardiff, which has daily options and takes around 12h 30min. Birmingham is another well-liked city with a popular bus route from Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and the trip will only take around 6h 15min. There are daily buses to Bristol that take just shy of 11h 30min with no changes en route.

FAQs: London to Newcastle upon Tyne coach

FAQs: Take the bus from London 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 London to Newcastle upon Tyne.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from London to Newcastle upon Tyne can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London 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 London to Newcastle upon Tyne coach travel time is 5 h 50 min   for the 246 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 07: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 23: 45.
There are 12 coaches a day from London 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.
Take the London to Newcastle upon Tyne coach with Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey from London to Newcastle upon Tyne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from London, you have various coach station options to start your route from including London, Victoria Coach Station, Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station and London, Golders Green Station. When arriving in Newcastle upon Tyne, you can end your trip 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 London, Victoria Coach Station, which is located around 2.1 miles (3.4 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 London to Newcastle upon Tyne is May.
You have options as you can travel between London and Newcastle upon Tyne 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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