There are 4 ways to get from South Shields to Beamish Museum 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, line 28 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station) to Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station) Yel
  2. Take the line 28 bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd) 28 / ...

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus, line 28 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from South Shields, Fowler Street (Opposite Post Office) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) X27
  2. Take the line 28 bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd) 28 / ...

$3 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Shields to Beamish Museum 15.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from South Shields to Beamish Museum 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Shields to Beamish Museum is to bus and line 28 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Shields to Beamish Museum is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between South Shields and Beamish Museum is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from South Shields to Beamish Museum, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Shields to Beamish Museum station. However, there are services departing from South Shields, Fowler Street (Opposite Post Office) and arriving at Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd) via Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between South Shields, England and Beamish Museum, England?

You can take a bus from South Shields to Beamish Museum via Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) and Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd) in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station) to Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from South Shields, Fowler Street (Opposite Post Office) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Shields to Beamish Museum
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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