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There are 4 ways to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 20m

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

$20 - $70

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Bus National Express  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus Arriva Northumbria  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Tweedmouth, Union Brae to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge X18 / ...

$13 - $21

Drive  •  1h 17m

  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 £7 - £10 and takes 3h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arriving at South Shields, Bents Park via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station Bewick Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arriving at South Shields via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 20m.

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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 1h 20m and costs £15 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1h 20m to get from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields, including transfers.

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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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 1h 20m and costs £15 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 2h 55m.

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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: 1h 20m

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 in around 1h 20m. Alternatively, Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2h 17m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tweedmouth, Union Brae to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to South Shields train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at South Shields station.

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

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There are 546+ hotels available in South Shields. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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