Save on Your Train Tickets to Newcastle with Split Ticketing

Get cheap tickets to Newcastle by splitting your ticket.

Split ticketing involves splitting your fare into multiple tickets to cover separate parts of the journey whilst traveling on exactly the same train.

Use our ticket search to find hidden split ticket fares. The average saving for these is 30% but you could save up to 70%!

On top of that you’ll pay NO booking or card fees when booking with us. We just take a small percentage of the saving.


Examples of the savings that can be made when buying cheap train tickets to Newcastle with SplitMyFare:

London Kings Cross to Newcastle

Standard Fare: £150.50

SplitMyFare: £136.40

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £14.10


Manchester Piccadilly to Newcastle

Standard Fare: £58.30

SplitMyFare: £52

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £6.30


Edinburgh to Newcastle

Standard Fare: £48.50

SplitMyFare: £42.50

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £6



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"Its party reputation is still well-deserved, but Newcastle is more than just a night out, it's a breeding ground for avant-garde art and cutting edge culture too.” TNT Magazine


Why Visit Newcastle by Rail?

We'll tell you where to split your ticket to Newcastle in order to make big savings and provide an easy way to buy your ticket. You'll split your journey into separate tickets but travel on exactly the same train.

Buy your ticket with us and in no time you could be enjoying the vibrant nightlife, amazing architecture or alternatively the beautiful countryside surrounding Newcastle with Alan Shearer and Cheryl Cole (Well you never know). You might want to take in a match at St James' Park (as it's currently called), enjoy an interesting visit to The Baltic or watch a play at the Theatre Royal. Newcastle is a great destination with some of the UK's best attractions, ideal for families and groups of friends; beaches and hills are also easily accessible.

We recommend a visit to the Discovery Museum if you've got kids. For those looking for a good night out The Diamond Strip is definitely worth a visit.

Newcastle is renowned all over the UK for its vibrant nightlife scene, thanks in part to the more than 40,000 students who live there. Surrounded by exceptional bars and upscale restaurants, Newcastle is definitely one of UK’s most interesting destinations.

The best way to reach Newcastle is by taking the train. Coming from London King's Cross, Newcastle is only three hours away. If you’re coming from Edinburgh Waverley, the journey is only one and a half hours.

You should allow at least a couple of days to explore Newcastle and the surrounding area. You can start walking along the quayside see the many famous bridges that cross the River Tyne to Gateshead on the other side. Gatehead is home to the Sage concert venue and the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art. The Baltic showcases the work and installations of some of the best contemporary artists in the world. As well as the exhibits, the complex has a performance space, cinema, bar and a rooftop restaurant.

The Ouseburn Valley is situated to the east of Newcastle’s city centre and is a hub for the arts and creative industries. The city also provides easy access to the beaches of Tynemouth and Whitley Bay on the coast.

Underneath the streets of Newcastle is a 2.5 mile long tunnel known as the Victoria Tunnel, which was built around 1839 as a subterranean wagonway and a place for refuge during the World War II. You can take part in a two hour tour that will take you into the 700 metre long section of this historic tunnel.

The city is also home to a number of museums, such as the Great North Museum, which features a life-size recreation of the Tyrannosaurus Rex and an interactive model of the Hadrian's Wall. Other museums to check out include the Discovery Museum and the Life Science Centre. The Seven Stories Centre for Children’s Books is also worth visiting, especially if you’re travelling to Newcastle with your little ones.

How to find the cheapest train tickets to Newcastle

If you’re looking for cheap train tickets to Newcastle there are may ways to save money so you can explore Newcastle. It may be that you’re getting a train to Newcastle for a weekend with friends or with work, whatever the reason our journey planner will help you in getting the cheapest available tickets for your trip. Using the journey planner, you can save money travelling to Newcastle and use that in the shops or at a restaurant.

Some of the biggest savings can be had by searching for split tickets as described above. Another way to save money on train tickets to Newcastle is by buying an Advance ticket. Advance tickets are usually available from 12 weeks before the date of travel, so it is generally the case that the earlier you book your ticket within this timeframe the cheaper it will be. So if you’re coming to Newcastle to catch a flight or for some sightseeing, look out for the advance ticket type when you search for your ticket. The longer you wait to buy your ticket the more the price can go up so try to book as quick as you’re able, advance tickets are not normally available on the day of travel, so try not to book on the day.

You can save even more on your train tickets by using a railcard for your journey to Newcastle. If you’re a regular traveller this is particular useful as buying an eligible railcard can save you 1/3 off the price of all of your future tickets.