There are 7 ways to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) to Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station) Grn

$3 - $5

6 alternative options

Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church) X78 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead 8.6 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  14 min

  1. Take a town car from Newcastle Airport to Gateshead 8.6 miles

$50 - $75

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead 8.6 miles

$16 - $23

Walk  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Walk from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead 7.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Gateshead is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

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The train from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) to Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station) takes 28 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) and arriving at Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) station and arriving at Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station) station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The best way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead is to train which takes 28 min and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 and takes 41 min.

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Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at South Hylton (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Hylton Metro).

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Map of how to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 28 min

What companies run services between Newcastle Airport (NCL), England and Gateshead, England?

Nexus Metro operates a train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach North East operates a bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 41 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) to Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket Barras Bridge (Outside St Thomas The Matyr's Church)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Peter Hogg
Phone
01835 863755
Email
annie@petestaxis.co.uk
Website
roadhoggs.net
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Stn Neville St (Opposite St Mary's Rc Cathedral)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
roadhoggs.net
Peter Hogg of Jedburgh
Phone
01835 863755
Website
petestaxis.co.uk
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Stn Neville St (Opposite St Mary's Rc Cathedral)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Peter Hogg of Jedburgh
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$16 - $23
Assist
$16 - $23
UberX
$16 - $23
UberXL
$21 - $30
Exec
$22 - $35
Taxi from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Gateshead
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newcastle Airport to Gateshead
Estimated price
$50 - $75

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