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There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Manors to North Shields Yel

$2 - $5

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Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to North Shields, Queen Alexandra Road 306 / ...

$2 - $9

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Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields 8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields 8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Walk from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields 8.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields is to taxi which costs £24 - £29 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Haymarket Bus Station station and arriving at North Shields, Queen Alexandra Road. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manors and arriving at North Shields. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and North Shields is 7 miles. The road distance is 8 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs £1 - £4.

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The train from Manors to North Shields takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Haymarket Bus Station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields train services, operated by Nexus Metro, depart from Manors station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields is to train which takes 19 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £1 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields.
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  • Distance: 7.2 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and North Shields, England?

Nexus Metro operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 19 min. Alternatively, Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 34 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to North Shields, Queen Alexandra Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Market Street to North Shields, Albion Road West-Coach Lane
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to North Shields
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at North Shields, Queen Alexandra Road station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at North Shields station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields is 8 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to North Shields.

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