There are 7 ways to get from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Benton (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Metro Bridge Over Station Road) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) Yel
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Metrocentre

$3 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 55 bus, bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 55 bus from Benton, Station Road-Clifton Terrace (Opposite The Post Office Sorting Building) to Haymarket Bus Station 55
  2. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) 10 / ...

$3 - $6

5 alternative options

Line 7 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Four Lane Ends Interchange (Outside F.l.e. Metro Station) to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) 6 / ...

$7

Line 63 bus, line 97 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from Benton, Station Road-Clifton Terrace (Opposite The Post Office Sorting Building) to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson St-Carliol St (Opposite Newcastle Building Society) 63
  2. Take the line 97 bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Market Street (Outside Godfather Restaurant) to Metrocentre, St Michaels Way-House Of Fraser (Outside The House Of Fraser) 97

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 9.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 9.1 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 9.1 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to taxi which costs £27 - £33 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Four Lane Ends Interchange (Outside F.l.e. Metro Station) station and arriving at Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Longbenton station to MetroCentre (shopping centre). However, there are services departing from Benton (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Metro Bridge Over Station Road) and arriving at Metrocentre via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between Longbenton and MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 6 miles. The road distance is 9.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) without a car is to train which takes 44 min and costs £2 - £6.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre), including transfers.

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Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Benton, Station Road-Clifton Terrace (Opposite The Post Office Sorting Building).

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Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at Benton (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Metro Bridge Over Station Road).

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The best way to get from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to train which takes 44 min and costs £2 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 55 bus and bus, which costs £2 - £5 and takes 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre).
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Longbenton, England and MetroCentre (shopping centre), England?

You can take a train from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro), Newcastle, and Metrocentre in around 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre) via Haymarket Bus Station, Eldon Square Bus Station, and Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) in around 52 min.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Benton (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Metro Bridge Over Station Road) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Benton, Station Road-Clifton Terrace (Opposite The Post Office Sorting Building) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Market Street (Outside Godfather Restaurant) to Metrocentre, St Michaels Way-House Of Fraser (Outside The House Of Fraser)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
P C L Travel
Website
pcltravel.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street (Opposite Peacock Hospital Supplie30m North East) to Metrocentre, Coach Park (Metrocentre Coach Park)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Website
pcltravel.uk
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Four Lane Ends Interchange (Outside F.l.e. Metro Station) to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Benton, Station Road-Clifton Terrace (Opposite The Post Office Sorting Building) to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson St-Carliol St (Opposite Newcastle Building Society)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$17 - $25
Assist
$17 - $26
UberX
$17 - $26
UberXL
$24 - $35
Exec
$25 - $35
Taxi from Longbenton to MetroCentre (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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