Hitchin to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

  • First train
    06:08
  • Last train
    22:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 57m
  • Distance
    347 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    44
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 37m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hitchin to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

Fast trains from Hitchin to Newcastle upon Tyne take around 2 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 347 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hitchin and Newcastle upon Tyne.

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

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

We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Hitchin to Newcastle upon Tyne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 59 departures.

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

The Hitchin to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Newcastle upon Tyne is usually scheduled to depart Hitchin around 06:08 and the last train is around 22:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hitchin around 06:08, and the last at 21:53.

When to book Hitchin 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 Hitchin to Newcastle upon Tyne by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hitchin and Newcastle upon Tyne?

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

  • East Coast
  • Great Northern
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Thameslink

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

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