Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow train

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Cheap train tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 17 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:533h07
Newcastle (NCL)
13:00Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£461One-way
1 change
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:463h08
Newcastle (NCL)
12:54Glasgow Central (GLC)
£461One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:563h04
Newcastle (NCL)
12:00Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£551One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
09:222h44
Newcastle (NCL)
12:06Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£801One-way
1 change
Northern Rail
09:233h16
Newcastle (NCL)
12:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1751One-way
1 change

Train timetableNewcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 17 June
London North Eastern Railway
08:563h04
Newcastle (NCL)
12:00Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
1 change
Transpennine Express
09:222h44
Newcastle (NCL)
12:06Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
1 change
Northern Rail
09:233h16
Newcastle (NCL)
12:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:463h08
Newcastle (NCL)
12:54Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:533h07
Newcastle (NCL)
13:00Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
1 change

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Train times from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 17 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 44 m

Average

3 h 3 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

194 km

To travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Transpennine Express
09:222h44
Newcastle (NCL)
12:06Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£801One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:563h04
Newcastle (NCL)
12:00Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£551One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:533h07
Newcastle (NCL)
13:00Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£461One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:463h08
Newcastle (NCL)
12:54Glasgow Central (GLC)
£461One-way
1 change
Northern Rail
09:233h16
Newcastle (NCL)
12:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1751One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

distanceDistance120 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, Lumo, Virgin Trains or ScotRail

Trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow cover the 120 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like East Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, Lumo, Virgin Trains or ScotRail. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £40, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £25.

Train providers: East Coast, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

For as little as £15 you can travel by train between Newcastle upon Tyne and Glasgow with East Coast, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

    Trains from Newcastle to Glasgow

    Trains from Newcastle to Glasgow take either an east or west coast route to cover the distance of approximately 150 miles. There are over 40 route options to choose from, direct departures are spread evenly throughout the day, as are indirect journeys which require a change in Carlisle or Edinburgh. The journey from Newcastle to Glasgow takes at least 2.5 hours and up to 4 hours in some cases.

    Which train companies travel from Newcastle to Glasgow?

    Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway (LNER) and Northern Rail operate trains on direct and indirect routes between Newcastle and Glasgow. Northern Rail trains tend to take the greatest amount of time on this journey as they stop at more stations along the way.

    How long is the train journey from Newcastle to Glasgow?

    The fastest trains take approximately 2.5 hours to get to Glasgow from Newcastle. The fastest indirect service is offered by Cross Country, with a quick transfer at Edinburgh Waverley, taking just 2 hours 27 minutes. Other trains can take 3 or 4 hours, depending on the route and number of stops along the way.

    How many trains are there from Newcastle to Glasgow?

    There are over 40 train departures each day from Newcastle. These include both direct and indirect train journeys that take several different routes to Glasgow. Departures times are spread from the early morning to late the evening, allowing passengers flexibility in their travel time. There is at least one departures each hour throughout the day.

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

    Departure train station: All trains depart from Newcastle Central station. The station is within walking distance of the city centre. Alternatively, many local buses stop outside the station and there is also a Metro station underneath the train station. Facilities available at the station include shops, restaurants and wheelchair accessible ramps.

    Arrival train station: Trains from Newcastle arrive at either Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen Street stations. Central station has Wi-Fi, a first class lounge and shops. Queen Street station offers coffee shops, toilets and waiting areas. Both stations are located in the city centre with public buses stopping nearby for onward transport. Some hotels and other destinations are within walking distance of the stations.

    Taking the Train from Newcastle

    Newcastle Central Station is the primary departure point for services to Glasgow, and it's easy to get to for anyone living in the Newcastle area. To reach the station from the city centre, the easiest way by far is to take the Metro system. This gets you to Newcastle Central in a few minutes, although local buses and taxis are also available. The Metro runs all day from 5:00 a.m. until just before midnight, so it should be perfect for connecting with most Glasgow bound trains.

    Getting into Glasgow by Train

    All trains from Newcastle to Glasgow arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station, the perfect way to get a feel for this beautiful Scottish city. Once home to the world's greatest shipbuilding industry, past industrial glory has left a legacy of superb buildings, great galleries and museums to explore. From Queen Street to the centre of town will take 15 minutes by foot, although there is a handy Glasgow Station Link Bus between Queen Street and Glasgow Central Station. Queen Street is also opposite the Buchanan Street Metro station, which provides connections to Charing Cross, the Exhibition Centre and other destinations across Glasgow.

    FAQs: Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow can start from as little as £25 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow is £40; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow is 2 h 27 min   to travel the 120 mile long trip, with around there are 7 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow leaves at 06: 24. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow leaves at 21: 56.
    Yes, it is possible to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow without having to change trains with East Coast or CrossCountry. There is 1 direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
    Take the Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow train with East Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, Lumo, Virgin Trains or ScotRail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 56.
    A trip to Glasgow from Newcastle upon Tyne is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 27 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow by train is March.
    You have options as you can travel between Newcastle upon Tyne and Glasgow 2 different ways: train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Newcastle upon Tyne and Glasgow

    Newcastle upon Tyne
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    Is the most popular Newcastle upon Tyne railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Newcastle upon Tyne for your journey to Glasgow.

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