If you're travelling from Newcastle to London, London North Eastern Railway (LNER) operates a direct train service to London Kings Cross every half an hour. It should take you approximately 3 hours to reach your destination.
All passengers have the option to connect to London North Eastern Railway (LNER)'s Wi-Fi facilities. First class travellers have free usage of the internet throughout their journey, while standard class have 15 minutes free with an additional £4.95 per hour.
An array of sandwiches and beverages are available to London North Eastern Railway (LNER) passengers and first class travellers can choose from an at-seat dining menu during their journey.*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
The average journey time by train between Newcastle and London Kings Cross is 3 hours and 33 minutes, with around 61 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross is 2 hours and 35 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Newcastle to London Kings Cross can start from as little as £21.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Newcastle to London Kings Cross without having to change trains. There are 61 direct trains from Newcastle to London Kings Cross each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross leaves at 03:44. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross leaves at 21:15. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Newcastle to London Kings Cross cover a distance of around 245 miles (395 km) during the journey.
If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Newcastle to London Kings Cross is right for you.
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