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Travel Information between London and Gateshead

distanceDistance246 miles (396 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£8 - £55
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £8 • 6 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £55 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways, Flixbus or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 246 miles (396 km) by flight, coach or train between London and Gateshead. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 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 route are British Airways, Flixbus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from London to Gateshead.

Travel Tips

Travel from London to Gateshead
Travel to Gateshead 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 London to Gateshead.
How do I travel between London and Gateshead?

There are 3 ways to travel from London to Gateshead including taking a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Gateshead from London?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Gateshead. Tickets for a coach cost on average £8.

This is compared to other travel options to Gateshead:

A coach journey is usually £47 less than a journey to Gateshead by plane, which costs on average £55 for the same trip.

A coach is £36 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from London to Gateshead costing on average £44.

What is the fastest way to Gateshead from London?

The quickest way to travel between London and Gateshead is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Gateshead by coach can take on average 6 h 25 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 6 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between London and Gateshead

You should expect to travel around 246 miles (396 km) from London to Gateshead.

How many services a day are there between London and Gateshead?

The average frequency per day from London to Gateshead is:

  • 24 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Gateshead as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from London to Gateshead?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Gateshead:

  • Coaches mostly leave from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and tend to arrive in Gateshead, West St (Interchange / Stand J).
Which travel operators can get me from London to Gateshead?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Gateshead:

  • You can take a flight from London to Gateshead with British Airways. Cheap tickets can be found for £55 with British Airways from London to Gateshead.
  • You can go to Gateshead from London by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £8 with Flixbus from London to Gateshead on Omio.
  • You can travel from London to Gateshead by train with London North Eastern Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £44 with London North Eastern Railway from London to Gateshead.
Can I travel directly between London and Gateshead?

Yes, there are direct routes from London to Gateshead with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Gateshead with Megabus with around direct coaches every day.
  • You can find 24 direct trains per day to Gateshead with London North Eastern Railway.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Gateshead tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.

Where should I go next after I travel from London to Gateshead?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Gateshead often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Manchester, Edinburgh or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Gateshead itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Gateshead and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets to Gateshead from London online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from London to Gateshead, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £55 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £8 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is £44 one way on average for this route.

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

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