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There are 6 ways to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from South Shields to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station Yel

$3 - $7

5 alternative options

Line 306 bus, line 47 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 306 bus from North Shields, Northumberland Square to Haymarket Bus Station 306
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Metrocentre Interchange 47 / ...

$4 - $7

Line 11 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from North Shields, Railway Terrace 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

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 13.7 miles

$27 - $40

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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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from North Shields, Railway Terrace and arriving at Metrocentre Interchange. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre). However, there are services departing from South Shields and arriving at Metrocentre via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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

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The best way to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs £2 - £6.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre), including transfers.

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South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, depart from North Shields, Northumberland Square station.

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South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) train services, operated by Nexus Metro, depart from South Shields station.

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The best way to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to train which takes 54 min and costs £2 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 306 bus and line 47 bus, which costs £2 - £5 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre).
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

Nexus Metro operates a train from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) via Haymarket Bus Station, Eldon Square Bus Station, and Metrocentre Interchange in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from North Shields, Northumberland Square to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 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 Eldon Square Bus Station to Metrocentre Interchange
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from North Shields, Railway Terrace to Metrocentre Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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uber.com
Assist
$27 - $40
UberX
$27 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$30 - $50
Taxi from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com

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South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Metrocentre Interchange station.

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South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 14 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from South Shields to MetroCentre (shopping centre).

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There are 685+ hotels available in MetroCentre (shopping centre). Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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