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from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne

You can get from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne on 29 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:20Leeds, Coach Station2h40 21:00Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
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£131One-way
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12:40Leeds, Coach Station2h40 15:20Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
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£101One-way
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17:45Leeds2h35 20:20Newcastle upon Tyne
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£141One-way
17:20Leeds, Coach Station2h40 20:00Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station
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£131One-way
06:55Leeds2h35 09:30Newcastle upon Tyne
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£141One-way

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Sat
29 Jan
£26London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Sun
30 Jan
£19London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Mon
31 Jan
£21London North Eastern Railway
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Tue
1 Feb
£21London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Wed
2 Feb
£19London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Thu
3 Feb
£21London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Fri
4 Feb
£24London North Eastern Railway
£4Flixbus
Sat
5 Feb
£19London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Sun
6 Feb
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£3Flixbus
Tue
8 Feb
£21London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Fri
11 Feb
£33Northern Rail
£9National Express
Sat
12 Feb
£19London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
Sun
13 Feb
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£6Flixbus
Mon
14 Feb
£21London North Eastern Railway
£4Flixbus
Wed
16 Feb
£13First Transpennine Express
£6National Express
Thu
17 Feb
£13First Transpennine Express
£5National Express

Travel Information from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance81 miles (130 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£8 - £23
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £8 • 2 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £23 • 1 h 21 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 81 miles (130 km) by coach or train between Leeds and Newcastle upon Tyne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 21 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £8. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne

Travel 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 Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne.
FAQs

How do you get from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Newcastle upon Tyne from Leeds. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne. Tickets for a coach cost on average £8.

This is compared to other travel options to Newcastle upon Tyne:

A coach is about £16 less than a train, which costs on average £23 for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The fastest way from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 21 min.

Other travel options between Leeds and Newcastle upon Tyne can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 2 h   of travel time.

How many miles are between Leeds and Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle upon Tyne is approximately 81 miles (130 km) away from Leeds.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Leeds? Where do I arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street.

Who can get me from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Newcastle upon Tyne by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne for £8 on Omio.
  • London North Eastern Railway can get you to Newcastle upon Tyne by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with London North Eastern Railway from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne for £23 on Omio.

Is there a direct service to Newcastle upon Tyne from Leeds?

Yes, there are direct services available to Newcastle upon Tyne from Leeds with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus or Megabus.
  • You'll find 25 direct trains per day with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Newcastle upon Tyne as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Newcastle upon Tyne from Leeds.

Where should I go next after I travel to Newcastle upon Tyne from Leeds?

Many of our customers travelling from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne don't make Newcastle upon Tyne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Edinburgh or Glasgow, either of which you could add to your Leeds and Newcastle upon Tyne trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to any of these top destinations today!

When should I buy a ticket to Newcastle upon Tyne from Leeds online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £8 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £23 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Leeds to Newcastle upon Tyne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.