There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) to South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Balmoral Terrace) Grn
  2. Take the train from South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) Yel

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal to North Shields, Bedford Street (Outside Littlewoods Store) 42A

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal 14.7 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Newcastle Airport to North Shields Ferry Terminal 14.7 miles

$65 - $95

What companies run services between Newcastle Airport (NCL), England and North Shields Ferry Terminal, England?

You can take a train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal via South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Balmoral Terrace), South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church), and North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) in around 53 min. Alternatively, Go North East operates a bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min.

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 South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Balmoral Terrace)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Train from South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal to North Shields, Bedford Street (Outside Littlewoods Store)
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newcastle Airport to North Shields Ferry Terminal
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and North Shields Ferry Terminal is 17 km. The road distance is 24 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs £45 - £60.

No, there is no direct train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) and arriving at North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) via South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal and arriving at North Shields, Bedford Street (Outside Littlewoods Store). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 53 min to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to North Shields Ferry Terminal, including transfers.