There are 6 ways to get from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) Yel

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 11 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Metrocentre Interchange to Monkseaton, Hillheads Road-Railway Inn (33m From Railway Inn) 11

$3 - $4

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Line 10 bus, train  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Metrocentre Interchange to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Stn Clayton St (Opposite Central Station) 10 / ...
  2. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) Yel

$4 - $7

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Metrocentre Interchange to Eldon Square Bus Station 47 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-York Road (Outside Roxbrogh House) 308 / ...

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay 13.7 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay 13.7 miles

$2 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between MetroCentre (shopping centre) and Whitley Bay is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Metrocentre Interchange and arriving at Monkseaton, Hillheads Road-Railway Inn (33m From Railway Inn). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay station. However, there are services departing from Metrocentre and arriving at Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Haymarket Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay.
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  • Distance: 10.5 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

Nexus Metro operates a train from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay via Metrocentre Interchange, Eldon Square Bus Station, and Haymarket Bus Station in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
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 Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Metrocentre Interchange to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Stn Clayton St (Opposite Central Station)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Metrocentre Interchange to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-York Road (Outside Roxbrogh House)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Metrocentre Interchange to Monkseaton, Hillheads Road-Railway Inn (33m From Railway Inn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
P C L Travel
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Metrocentre, Coach Park (Metrocentre Coach Park) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street (Outside Peacock Hospital Supplies)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-York Road (Outside Roxbrogh House)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from MetroCentre (shopping centre) to Whitley Bay
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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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