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Thu
28 Oct
£51First Transpennine Express
£22National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£88First Transpennine Express
£28National Express
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30 Oct
£51First Transpennine Express
£21National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£49Northern Rail
£24Flixbus
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1 Nov
£40First Transpennine Express
£18National Express
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2 Nov
£33First Transpennine Express
£13National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£29First Transpennine Express
£13National Express
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4 Nov
£40First Transpennine Express
£11Flixbus
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5 Nov
£40First Transpennine Express
£15Flixbus
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6 Nov
£40First Transpennine Express
£13Flixbus
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7 Nov
£37First Transpennine Express
£13Flixbus
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8 Nov
£40First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
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9 Nov
£26First Transpennine Express
£13National Express
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10 Nov
£30First Transpennine Express
£13National Express
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11 Nov
£33First Transpennine Express
£13Flixbus
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12 Nov
£33First Transpennine Express
£11Flixbus
Sat
13 Nov
£40First Transpennine Express
£11Flixbus
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14 Nov
£42First Transpennine Express
£13Flixbus
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15 Nov
£37First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
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16 Nov
£26First Transpennine Express
£13National Express
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17 Nov
£26First Transpennine Express
£13National Express

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Train Information from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£49 (€55)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFirst Transpennine Express

Trains from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 121 miles (195 km) long route taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £49, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29.

Trains from Liverpool to Newcastle

With trains running from the early hours, to the late evening, trains for Liverpool to Newcastle are a great choice. Travellers can expect around two scheduled services per hour from Monday to Saturday. On Sunday, the services start a little later in the day. The journey takes between 2 hours 50 minutes to 3 hours 45 minutes depending on the route.

Which train companies travel from Liverpool to Newcastle?

First Transpennine Express operates the trains between Liverpool and Newcastle. Many of the services are direct, but others incorporate a changeover at York and, occasionally, a second at Manchester Victoria. Even with a changeover, however, the journey duration still tends to average out at 3 hours.

How long is the train from Liverpool to Newcastle?

The quickest journey takes around 2 hours 53 minutes and the longest is around 3 hours 45 minutes. There tends to be two services per hour, spaced at half-hourly intervals. The first is a direct service whilst the other requires a change at York. There are only a few services that require two changes (with the second at Manchester Victoria) and these tend to run on a Sunday.

How many trains are there from Liverpool to Newcastle?

There are around 30 scheduled trains each day, running approximately every half an hour, starting in the early hours of the morning, continuing through the day. There are direct services readily available every hour, or indirect trains that require a changeover at York, and occasionally at second at Manchester Victoria.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Liverpool to Newcastle?

Departure train station: Liverpool Lime Street is the main train station in Liverpool. It has shops, places to eat and drink, accessible toilets, seating and cash machines. You can also find ticketing facilities and a sheltered taxi rank, as well as onward local travel via MerseyRail. Bus stations are located just outside the station and the main shopping area is just a short walk away.

Arrival train station: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne train station is located on Neville Street and is the main city train station. It offers car parking, a taxi rank and onward public transport travel via the adjacent bus stops and the city Metro service, which runs from the train station. You'll also find shops, free WiFi, seating areas, ticketing services, cycle storage and more.

Travel Tips

Trains from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne
Travel by train 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 Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne cost?
You can find a cheap train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne for some dates and times for as low as £29  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne is £49  one way.
What is the distance by train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne?
The Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne train distance is approximately 121 miles (195 km).
How many hours does it take from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne by train?
While the time it takes to travel 121 miles (195 km) to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne is on average 3 h 15 min.
What train companies go from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne?
If you're looking for trains from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne, you can rely on First Transpennine Express to get you to Newcastle upon Tyne. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne? When does the last train depart from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne?
The first train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 07: 54   and the last train for this leaves at 11: 54. Omio shows you the latest train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How early should I buy train tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool to score the best deals?
If you book Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £49. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool
Newcastle upon Tyne
The major railway station for departures from Liverpool is Liverpool Lime Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Liverpool Lime Street for your trip between Liverpool and Newcastle upon Tyne.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)