Duration 20 min
Distance 10.6 miles
Average price £3
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The train between South Shields and Longbenton takes 20 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from South Shields to Longbenton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. North Shields
  2. Longbenton
20 min
£1 - £4

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from North Shields and arriving at Benton. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between South Shields and Longbenton is 6 miles. The road distance is 10.6 miles.

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South Shields to Longbenton train services, operated by Nexus Metro, depart from North Shields station.

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South Shields to Longbenton train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at Benton station.

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There are 732+ hotels available in Longbenton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between South Shields and Longbenton?

Nexus Metro operates a train from South Shields to Longbenton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £4 and the journey takes 20 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
20 min
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £4

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