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  1. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 9 estimated
    11:27
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 9 estimated
    13:20
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:31
    York
    Platform 11 estimated
    14:32
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
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    London Kings Cross
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
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    London Kings Cross
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    London Kings Cross
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
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    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:48
    Leeds
    Platform 6 estimated
    15:08
    Leeds
    Platform 8 estimated
    16:32
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

  • Train Fares from: £21.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

London Kings Cross to Newcastle train times information

Direct services from London Kings Cross to Newcastle are run by London North Eastern Railway (LNER). There are 2 to 3 trains per hour, although these are less frequent during off peak times. The journey takes approximately three hours.

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) services offer many amenities such as free Wi-Fi and help for disabled passengers. In addition, travellers may choose from a variety of snacks and sandwiches at the café bar, breakfast and dinner at the restaurant and at-seat dining for first class travellers. If you're bringing a bicycle, please call in advance to arrange space for it. It is also advisable to call ahead if you are planning to travel with a pet, which is free of charge.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
  • How long does it take to travel from London Kings Cross to Newcastle by train?

    The average journey time between London Kings Cross and Newcastle is . On an average weekday, there are 35 trains travelling from London Kings Cross to Newcastle. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from London Kings Cross to Newcastle by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle cost?

    Train tickets from London Kings Cross to Newcastle can start from as little as £21.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from London Kings Cross to Newcastle?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from London Kings Cross to Newcastle without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London Kings Cross to Newcastle.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between London Kings Cross and Newcastle?

    The distance between London Kings Cross and Newcastle is 245 miles.

    Distance: 245 miles
  • What time is the first train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle?

    The first train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle departs at .

    What time is the last train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle?

    The last train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

London Kings Cross to Newcastle timetable

Check out the next trains departing from London Kings Cross to Newcastle for Monday 3rd Aug 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
11:2714:323h 5m, 1 change
11:3014:393h 9m, direct
12:0014:502h 50m, direct
12:3015:403h 10m, direct
12:3316:323h 59m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Newcastle to London Kings Cross.

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
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