There are 3 ways to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) to South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station) Yel

$20 - $71

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Bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church) X15

$13 - $21

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Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields 68.9 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields is to bus which costs £10 - £16 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields is to train which costs £15 - £55 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields station. However, there are services departing from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arriving at South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and South Shields is 58 miles. The road distance is 68.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields without a car is to train which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £15 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields, including transfers.

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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The best way to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields is to train which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £15 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to drive from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields.

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Map of how to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields.
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  • Distance: 58.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

What companies run services between Berwick-Upon-Tweed, England and South Shields, England?

You can take a train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields via Newcastle and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) in around 1 h 17 min. Alternatively, Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$17 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) to South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Golden Square (Leaping Salmon) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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