There are 6 ways to get from North Shields to Newcastle Airport (NCL) 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  •  44 min

  1. Yel
  2. Grn

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 42A

$5 - $6

4 alternative options

Line 306 bus, train  •  1 h

  1. 306
  2. Grn

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. 14.2 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  21 min

  1. 14.2 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. 14.2 miles

$65 - $90

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

You can take a train from North Shields to Newcastle Airport (NCL) via South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Balmoral Terrace) and South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church) in around 44 min. Alternatively, Go North East operates a bus from North Shields to Newcastle Airport (NCL) hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) to South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Balmoral Terrace)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Train from South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church) to Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle Haymarket Metro Station) to Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital (North Of The Adult Training Centre) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket St Mary's Place (Opposite St Thomas The Martyr's Church)
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 North Shields, Lansdowne Terrace-Brighton Grove (Opposite Hawkeys Lane Methodist Church) to Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from North Shields to Newcastle Airport (NCL)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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 North Shields to Newcastle Airport
Estimated price
$65 - $90

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Questions & Answers

The distance between North Shields and Newcastle Airport (NCL) is 17 km. The road distance is 23 km.

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

The quickest way to get from North Shields to Newcastle Airport (NCL) is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs £45 - £55.

No, there is no direct train from North Shields to Newcastle Airport (NCL). However, there are services departing from North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) and arriving at Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) via South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from North Shields, Lansdowne Terrace-Brighton Grove (Opposite Hawkeys Lane Methodist Church) and arriving at Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 44 min to get from North Shields to Newcastle Airport (NCL), including transfers.