On a typical weekday there are 40 scheduled rail journeys between Newcastle and London Kings Cross, with 37 of them being direct trains. There are also a further 3 possible journeys which require a change.
The distance by rail from Newcastle to London Kings Cross is approximately 245 miles (395 kilometres). The average train journey takes about 3hrs 24 mins.
Lumo and CrossCountry and London North Eastern Railway are the main train operating companies running services between Newcastle and London Kings Cross.
There are 4 possible routes with the shortest and most direct being Newcastle to London Kings Cross. The fastest journey time on this route takes 2hrs 36 mins.