How to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham

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Travel Information between Newcastle upon Tyne and Birmingham

distanceDistance172 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £138
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 5 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £138 • 2 h 52 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Cross Country

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 172 miles to Birmingham from Newcastle upon Tyne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 52 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Megabus or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.
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You can travel between Newcastle upon Tyne and Birmingham 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham. Tickets for a coach cost on average £14.

This is compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

A coach is £8 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham costing on average £22.

A coach is £124 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham costing on average £138.

The fastest way to get to Birmingham from Newcastle upon Tyne is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 52 min.

There are alternative travel options to Birmingham that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 55 min   of travel time.

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You should expect to travel around 172 miles from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham.

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

  • 3 coaches per day.
  • Around 17 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Flights mostly depart from Newcastle Airport and arrive in Birmingham International Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham:

  • You can take a coach from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham with Megabus. Cheap tickets can be found for £14 with Megabus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham.
  • You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham with Cross Country. Cheap tickets can be found for £138 with Cross Country from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham.
Omio customers who travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Birmingham and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £14 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £22 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £138 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Newcastle upon Tyne and Birmingham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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