Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train 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
Lumo
09:241h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:52Newcastle (NCL)
£261One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:301h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:57Newcastle (NCL)
£371One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:051h31
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:36Newcastle (NCL)
£451One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:071h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:35Newcastle (NCL)
£481One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:001h24
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:24Newcastle (NCL)
£541One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
London North Eastern Railway
08:001h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:27Newcastle (NCL)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:051h31
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:36Newcastle (NCL)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:301h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:57Newcastle (NCL)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:001h24
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:24Newcastle (NCL)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:071h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:35Newcastle (NCL)
0 changes
Lumo
09:241h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:52Newcastle (NCL)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 24 m

Average

1 h 27 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

148 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Edinburgh for Newcastle upon Tyne every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
09:001h24
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:24Newcastle (NCL)
£541One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:301h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:57Newcastle (NCL)
£371One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:001h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:27Newcastle (NCL)
£541One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:071h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:35Newcastle (NCL)
£481One-way
0 changes
Lumo
09:241h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:52Newcastle (NCL)
£261One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance91 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 91 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 22 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £9, but the average price of train tickets is £22.

Train companies: East Coast, Lumo and CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne

Find the best trains to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners East Coast, Lumo and CrossCountry from £14. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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.

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

  • Average Duration: 1 h 21 min
  • Cheapest Price: £115
  • East Coast frequency: 15 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne can start from as little as £9 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is £22; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is 1 h 22 min   for the 91 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 04: 36. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 22: 00.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne without having to change trains with East Coast, Lumo or CrossCountry. There are 25 direct trains from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne train with East Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 00.
A day trip to Newcastle upon Tyne from Edinburgh is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 22 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne is January.
You have options as you can travel from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne

Edinburgh
Newcastle upon Tyne
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip between Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate
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