Newcastle to London Kings Cross

It's no longer such a long way from the Bigg Market to Covent Garden. Now it can take less than three hours to get there on LNER. You don't need to be minted either - we offer cheap train tickets to suit every pocket. So you can just sit back, relax and watch some of England's greenest and pleasantest land as it goes speeding by. You'll arrive in the capital in fine fettle.

Upcoming direct journeys for Newcastle to London Kings Cross

Friday 27 May 2022

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
04:45 London Kings Cross (KGX) 2
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 04:45

London North Eastern Railway from Newcastle to London Kings Cross


Average travel time (3h 11m)

  • The equivalent of a ramble around the Natural History Museum.
  • The equivalent of completing the Harry Potter Warner Bros. Studio Tour.

Distance (246 miles)

  • It's about three-and-a-half times as long as Hadrian's Wall
  • It’s about 7331 times as long as the wingspan of Antony' Gromley’s Angel of the North and about 19795 times as high.

Book and travel with confidence

Book and travel with confidence.

  • There's no booking fees, ever!
  • We are maintaining increased cleaning in stations and onboard 
  • Our LNER app allows you to book contactless eTickets and stay up to date with your journey progress, in the palm of your hand.
  • Plans change and that's why our tickets can, too. All changes and refunds are fee-free until 30 September 2022. Find out more on our ticket changes and refunds page.

Newcastle to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
3h 4m

Newcastle to London Kings Cross

246 miles

Newcastle to London Kings Cross

First LNER train
Last LNER train

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 31 trains per day.