There are 4 ways to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 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.

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Train, bus  •  48 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 bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) X66 / ...

$3 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 11 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Royal Quays, George Stephenson Way (Opposite Lion Walk) to Metrocentre Interchange 11

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 13.7 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 13.7 miles

$2 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between South Shields and MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.7 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 48 min to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Royal Quays, George Stephenson Way (Opposite Lion Walk) and arriving at Metrocentre Interchange. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between South Shields, England and MetroCentre (shopping centre), England?

Go North East operates a bus from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 24 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 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 Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Royal Quays, George Stephenson Way (Opposite Lion Walk) to Metrocentre Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite The Tyneside Cinema) to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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