Trains from

London to Newcastle

  1. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    London Kings Cross
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  6. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  7. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 3 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  8. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  9. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  10. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:00
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    01:32
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    05:06
    York
    Platform 11 estimated
    05:53
    Darlington
    Platform 3 estimated
    06:20
    Darlington
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:59
    Newcastle
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Newcastle
    Platform 7 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from London to Newcastle

  • Train Fares from: £20.00
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

London to Newcastle train times information

Most of these services are run by Virgin Trains East Coast and leave London Kings Cross twice an hour during the day and less frequently in the evenings. Direct journeys last just over three hours, but if you need to change it can add an extra twenty minutes or so onto your travel time. Other trains servicing this route are CrossCountry, Grand Central and TransPennine Express.

East Coast Trains have a quiet coach where there is less through traffic, so passengers can enjoy a peaceful journey with a minimum amount of disturbance if they choose. First Class passengers have free access to Wi-Fi, and Standard Class passengers have free access for 15 minutes with an additional charge thereafter. The usual array of dining options is also available.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change

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  • How long does it take to travel from London to Newcastle by train?

    The average journey time between London and Newcastle is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 32 trains per day travelling from London to Newcastle. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from London to Newcastle?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between London and Newcastle?

    The distance between London and Newcastle is 247 miles.

    Distance: 247 miles
  • What time is the first train from London to Newcastle?

    The first train from London to Newcastle departs at .

    What time is the last train from London to Newcastle?

    The last train from London 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.
  • Savings tips for London to Newcastle

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for London to Newcastle here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
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