There are 5 ways to get from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Houghton-Le-Spring (Opposite St Michael's Church) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) X1

$4

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Bus via Houghton-le-Spring, Hetton Road-Durham Road (Outside Longlands Drive Estate)  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Houghton-le-Spring, Hetton Road-Durham Road (Outside Longlands Drive Estate) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) X1
  2. Take the bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Metrocentre, St Michaels Way-House Of Fraser (Outside The House Of Fraser) 97 / ...

$4

Line 20 bus, train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Houghton-le-Spring, Gillas Lane-Dunkirk Avenue (Opposite Dunkirk Avenue) to Durham, Bus Station 20
  2. Take the train from Durham to Newcastle

$8 - $50

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 15 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 15 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) station. However, there are services departing from Houghton-Le-Spring (Opposite St Michael's Church) and arriving at Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) via Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Houghton-Le-Spring and MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 12 miles. The road distance is 15 miles.

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The best way to get from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre), including transfers.

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Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) bus services, operated by Go North East, depart from Houghton-Le-Spring (Opposite St Michael's Church) station.

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Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 15 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre).

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There are 622+ hotels available in MetroCentre (shopping centre). Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre).
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  • Distance: 11.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between Houghton-Le-Spring, England and MetroCentre (shopping centre), England?

Go North East operates a bus from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Durham to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Houghton-Le-Spring (Opposite St Michael's Church) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Houghton-le-Spring, Hetton Road-Durham Road (Outside Longlands Drive Estate) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Metrocentre, St Michaels Way-House Of Fraser (Outside The House Of Fraser)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Houghton-le-Spring, Gillas Lane-Dunkirk Avenue (Opposite Dunkirk Avenue) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Houghton-Le-Spring to MetroCentre (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk

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