Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Cheapest

£44

Average

£49

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 Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne will cost around £ 49 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 44.

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11:54Liverpool Lime Street3h19 15:13Newcastle
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£441One-way
12:54Liverpool Lime Street3h19 16:13Newcastle
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£491One-way
09:53Liverpool Lime Street3h20 13:13Newcastle
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£511One-way
10:54Liverpool Lime Street3h16 14:10Newcastle
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£511One-way
08:54Liverpool Lime Street3h18 12:12Newcastle
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£511One-way

Train schedule Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne

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08:12Liverpool Lime Street3h41 11:53Newcastle
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08:54Liverpool Lime Street3h18 12:12Newcastle
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09:53Liverpool Lime Street3h20 13:13Newcastle
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10:54Liverpool Lime Street3h16 14:10Newcastle
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11:54Liverpool Lime Street3h19 15:13Newcastle
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12:54Liverpool Lime Street3h19 16:13Newcastle
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Sat
28 May
£44Transpennine Express
£26Flixbus
Sun
29 May
£100Transpennine Express
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Mon
30 May
£38Transpennine Express
£25National Express
Tue
31 May
£29Transpennine Express
£21National Express
Wed
1 Jun
£27Transpennine Express
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Thu
2 Jun
£31Transpennine Express
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Fri
3 Jun
£52Transpennine Express
£22National Express
Sat
4 Jun
£100Transpennine Express
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Sun
5 Jun
£100Transpennine Express
£30National Express
Mon
6 Jun
£27Transpennine Express
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Tue
7 Jun
£24Transpennine Express
£19Flixbus
Wed
8 Jun
£29Transpennine Express
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Thu
9 Jun
£27Transpennine Express
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Fri
10 Jun
£27Transpennine Express
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Sat
11 Jun
£24Transpennine Express
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Sun
12 Jun
£100Transpennine Express
£18National Express
Mon
13 Jun
£23Transpennine Express
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Tue
14 Jun
£27Transpennine Express
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Wed
15 Jun
£24Transpennine Express
£21National Express

Fastest train times from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 16 m

Average

3 h 22 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

195 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Liverpool 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 trains cover the 195 km distance in an average of 3 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 16 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 41 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.

Fastest
10:54Liverpool Lime Street3h16 14:10Newcastle
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£511One-way
08:54Liverpool Lime Street3h18 12:12Newcastle
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£511One-way
12:54Liverpool Lime Street3h19 16:13Newcastle
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£491One-way
11:54Liverpool Lime Street3h19 15:13Newcastle
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£441One-way
09:53Liverpool Lime Street3h20 13:13Newcastle
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£511One-way

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Overview: Train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail, Cross Country, Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne cover the 121 miles (195 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Cross Country, Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £27, but the average price of train tickets is £46.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne

For as little as £27 you can travel by train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 121 miles (195 km) trip from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

CrossCountry from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 22 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Liverpool and Newcastle upon Tyne:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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 do cheap trains to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool for the next 7 days starting from £27  one way.

What is the average price of train tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool?

The Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne train ticket price is on average £46  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance between Liverpool and Newcastle upon Tyne via train?

The distance between Liverpool and Newcastle upon Tyne by train is approximately 121 miles (195 km).

How many hours does it take from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne by train?

The Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne train duration is on average 3 h 19 min, which is to be expected when travelling 121 miles (195 km) from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What train companies go from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne?

For the best Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail, Cross Country, Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne to compare what amenities they may offer.

Is there a direct train between Liverpool and Newcastle upon Tyne?

Yes, there are 16 direct trains to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool per day with Transpennine Express  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.

How many train services per day are there between Liverpool and Newcastle upon Tyne?

On average, there are 16 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 can I take the first train from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train for this journey departs from Liverpool at 04: 52. The last train leaves from Liverpool at 21: 08. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I purchase Liverpool to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets to get the best deals?

If you buy a train ticket to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £46 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from Liverpool are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
Public transport options for Liverpool Lime Street
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
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