Experience a truly iconic Northern city of England by train
Newcastle is easily reached in a few hours from London.
Historic Newcastle, a nearly 2,000-year-old city located on the River Tyne. Once known for its thriving shipbuilding industry, Newcastle today is famous for its prestigious university, its many architecturally-inspiring bridges, and its vivid cultural scene.
You will get your first glimpse of. the bridges from your train seat when crossing the River Tyne just before arriving into Central station.
Must-see attractions include “The Castle”, the Great North Museum, St. Nicholas Cathedral, Laing Art Gallery and the ultra-modern, tilting Gateshead Millennium Bridge.
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Experience a football match at St James Park home of Newcastle United.
Visit the Baltic gallery on the Quayside.
Use the local Metro system to get around and visit the coast at Whitley Bay or Cullercoats.
Visit one of the numerous free museums in the city.
Take a stroll in Jesmond Dene for some peace and tranquility.
Newcastle Central station was the first covered railway station in the World when it was opened in 1850 by Queen Victoria.
Newcastle has 7 bridges crossing the river in the space of half a mile.
St James Park, the home of Newcastle United is one of the oldest stadiums in the UK.
The city has something for everyone - bars, nightclubs, comedy, cinema and theatre.
Come and experience the nightlight this great city has to offer!
Why not visit The Gate or Eldon Square and try one of the many restruarants - you will not be disappointed!
Try a cocktail down by the riverside area known as the Quayside.
Traveling around Newcastle is very easy and the cities Metro system serves both North Tyneside and South Tyneside - you can even take a ferry between North Shields and South Shields crossing the river Tyne.
Contact us about days out by rail from Newcastle.
How to use our search tool
You can use our search tool to make bookings of our UK Rail Breaks.
This feature is available here on our website.
- Select Search Rail + Hotel or Search Hotel.
- Enter your station from and destination to (over 200+ UK Mainline railway stations available)
- Enter Outward Journey Date and Train Departure Time window.
- Enter Return Journey Date and Train Departure Time window.
- Enter the Number of Nights required.
- Enter the Number of Rooms required, Number of Adults and Number of Children.
- Select Search – the options available and live pricing will then be shown.
Please note that you can
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| INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR RAIL CONNECTION|
INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR RAIL CONNECTION
Booking your Rail Connection
On some journeys you may have to change trains at intermediate stops along the route – we will advise this on our final booking confirmation.
Currently single journeys are not available via this booking system, however these can be booked via our office.
At present our system is connected to the fares of the following train operators LNER, Avanti West Coast and GWR – this means that for example Dundee to London or Dundee to Newcastle is loaded in as this is LNER route. It means that Preston to London or Preston to Glasgow is loaded in as this is a Avanti West Coast route and another example would be Bristol to London or Plymouth to London as this is on the GWR route. Our system currently has access to and from over 200 cities and towns in the UK. If you are unable to find your destination from your origin station for example Durham to Liverpool as this is a Transpennie route please email the office for a quotation.
Tickets and Seat Reservations
Confirmed outbound and return rail times, ticket collection code or E-Tickets will be sent to you no later than 7 days before departure.
Where possible seat reservations will be included.
No discounts are currently offered via our online booking system.If you require a discount for example if you hold any railcards i.e. HM Forces, Two Together or Senior railcard please contact our office on email@example.com
Changes to rail services due to Engineering work or strikes etc are out of our control.
If your booking is affected by any of these events we will advise you at our first opportunity.
| INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR HOTEL BOOKING|
INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR HOTEL BOOKING
When you search for your ideal UK Rail Break, please note the following information regarding the Hotels you search and book.
If you select a Superdeal rate for a hotel, please note that these hotel bookings are non-flexible and non-refundable. If the booking is later cancelled no money will be refunded for any bookings in which these Superdeal rates have been booked.
Full payment is also required at the time of booking.
Please click on the Policies link within the search results to view the flexibility of the hotel that you are booking.
Children are classed as 12 years old or under at the time of check out.
At present Ancillary services like Theatre and attraction tickets are not available via the portal.Please contact our office for a quotation to include these.