There are 5 ways to get from Redcar to South Shields 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Redcar Central to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) to South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station) Yel

$23 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Redcar, Claxton Hotel (Old Bus Station) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Heworth Interchange (Heworth Interchange/metro Station) X10 / ...

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, line 20 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Redcar, Claxton Hotel (Old Bus Station) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Sunderland M35
  3. Take the line 20 bus from Sunderland Interchange to South Shields, Keppel Street (Outside Head Post Office) 20 / ...

$13 - $28

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Redcar to South Shields 45.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Redcar to South Shields 45.7 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Redcar to South Shields is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Redcar to South Shields is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Redcar and South Shields is 30 miles. The road distance is 45.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Redcar to South Shields, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Redcar station to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Redcar, Claxton Hotel (Old Bus Station) and arriving at South Shields, Keppel Street (Outside Head Post Office) via Middlesbrough and Sunderland Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Redcar to South Shields station. However, there are services departing from Redcar Central and arriving at South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station) via Darlington and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Redcar, England and South Shields, England?

You can take a train from Redcar to South Shields via Darlington, Newcastle, and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) in around 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Redcar to South Shields via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11, Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18, Heworth Interchange (Heworth Interchange/metro Station), and Heworth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Heworth Bus Station) in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Redcar Central to Darlington
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
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 South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Redcar, Claxton Hotel (Old Bus Station) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Heworth Interchange (Heworth Interchange/metro Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Sunderland Interchange to South Shields, Keppel Street (Outside Head Post Office)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Sunderland Interchange
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Redcar to South Shields
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200

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