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Melksham-Newcastle upon Tyne Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$97.10
Fastest time15h 10m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $98.26 was the low point for bus fares from Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne. Buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Melksham are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $98.26 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 15 hours and 16 minutes to cover the 250 miles (403 kilometers) from Melksham, WIL to Newcastle upon Tyne, NET. However, the fastest bus only takes 15 hours and 10 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Newcastle upon Tyne at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Melksham?

There is usually only one bus per day from Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne. It leaves the station in Melksham at 8:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne; ticket prices start at $306.09.

What bus companies travel from Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne?

There is one bus company that operates from Melksham to Newcastle upon Tyne. National Express is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
National Express115h 16m$98.47

Where does the bus leave from in Melksham?

Most buses depart from the main station in Melksham, Wiltshire:

  • Sells Green
  • 3 Spa Rd

Where does the bus arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne?

All buses from Melksham arrive at one main station in Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne:

  • Coach Station

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