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Rugby to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    23:19
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 26m
  • Distance
    289 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 30m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Rugby to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

Fast trains from Rugby to Newcastle upon Tyne take around 3 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 289 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rugby and Newcastle upon Tyne.

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

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

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Rugby 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.

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

The Rugby to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Newcastle upon Tyne is usually scheduled to depart Rugby around 05:38 and the last train is around 23:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rugby around 06:02, and the last at 23:19.

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

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Which train companies operate between Rugby and Newcastle upon Tyne?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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

Newcastle upon Tyne to Rugby by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.