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Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus

The journey from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus is 172.76 mi and takes 6 hrs 57 mins. There are 47 connections per day, with the first departure at 03:10 and the last at 23:55. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus for as little as £10.36 or as much as £55.35. The best price for this journey is £10.36.

Lowest Price£10.36
Journey Duration6 hrs 57 mins
Connection per Day47
Lowest Price£10.36
Highest Price£55.35
First Departure03:10
Last Departure23:55
Distance172.76 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalNewcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne
CarriersNational Express, Megabus

Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

Traveling from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne with Virail

What's the best way to get from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much do bus tickets from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne cost?

When you're traveling from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £28.51. You might be able to find prices as low as £10.36, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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When you're traveling from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £28.51. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus?

Traveling from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus will usually take 6 hrs 57 mins. This journey covers a distance of 172.76 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 6 hrs 57 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Birmingham and Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne runs for about 172.76 mi and usually takes approximately 6 hrs 57 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 5 hrs 30 mins. If you are trying to get from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

How many times a day do journeys run from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne?

On average, there are 47 daily departures from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 28 departures from Birmingham which travel directly to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne. There are 19 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Birmingham - Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne bus tickets can be found for as low as £10.47 if you’re lucky, or £16.01 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £26.11.

Find the best day to travel to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus

When travelling to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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Megabus is a low-cost intercity bus service that operates in North America, Canada, and Europe. It was founded in 2003 and is owned by Stagecoach Group, a multinational transport company. Megabus retains its own brand in Britain and North America, but in Continental Europe, including France, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Italy, and the Netherlands, its services have been rebranded as Flixbus since the acquisition by a German company in June 2016.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

Services on board National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne
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Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
19.46kg
Bus
20.85kg
Flight
55.61kg
Car
44.48kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne?
A bus ticket from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne is £28.51. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £10.36.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne is £10.36. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus?
Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne is 172.76 mi.
How long does the bus between Birmingham and Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne take?
Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne is on average 6 hrs 57 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hrs 30 mins.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne?
Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne has 47 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne leave?
The earliest bus from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne departs at 03:10. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne depart?
The latest bus from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne departs at 23:55. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £10.36 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne?
There are on average 28 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Birmingham and Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne is 5 hrs 30 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Birmingham and Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne by bus?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne creates 20.85kg of CO2 emissions.

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