Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

  • First train
    04:47
  • Last train
    22:50
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 37m
  • Distance
    331 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    31
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 36m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

Fast trains from Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne take around 4 hours and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 331 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hereford and Newcastle upon Tyne.

1. Are there direct trains from Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Journeys between Hereford and Newcastle upon Tyne usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Newcastle upon Tyne is usually scheduled to depart Hereford around 04:47 and the last train is around 22:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hereford around 05:47, and the last at 22:50.

When to book Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hereford and Newcastle upon Tyne?

More than one train company operates on the route from Hereford to Newcastle upon Tyne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • TransPennine Express
  • Transport For Wales

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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