Penrith to Newcastle upon Tyne by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:34
  • Last train
    22:36
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 56m

Travelling from Penrith to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

Fast trains from Penrith to Newcastle upon Tyne take around 1 hour and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 81 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Penrith and Newcastle upon Tyne.

Are there direct trains from Penrith to Newcastle upon Tyne?

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

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Penrith to Newcastle upon Tyne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Penrith to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The Penrith to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Penrith to Newcastle upon Tyne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Newcastle upon Tyne is usually scheduled to depart Penrith around 07:34 and the last train is around 22:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Penrith around 07:34, and the last at 22:36.

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

Which train companies operate between Penrith and Newcastle upon Tyne?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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