Duration 7 min
Distance 3 miles
Average price £10
Possible routes 5 found

South Shields to Whitley Bay

Rome2rio has found 5 ways to get from South Shields to Whitley Bay by train, bus, taxi, car and walk. We recommend taking the train from North Shields to Whitley Bay, which is the fastest option and takes around 7 min. Alternatively, taking the bus from Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place to Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-Percy Road is the cheapest option and takes around 16 min.

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Train

  1. North Shields
    Yel
  2. Whitley Bay
Fastest
7 min
£1 - £4
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Bus

  1. Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place
    1A / ...
  2. Whitley Bay
16 min
Cheapest
£1 - £2
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Taxi

  1. South Shields
    10 miles
  2. Whitley Bay
16 min
£21 - £26
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Uber

  1. South Shields
    10 miles
  2. Whitley Bay
16 min
£15 - £22
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Walk

  1. South Shields
    4.4 miles
  2. Whitley Bay
1h 19m
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Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from South Shields to Whitley Bay? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from South Shields to Whitley Bay is to bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Shields to Whitley Bay is to train which costs £1 - £4 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place and arriving at Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-Percy Road. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from North Shields and arriving at Whitley Bay. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between South Shields and Whitley Bay is 3 miles.

The best way to get from South Shields to Whitley Bay without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs £1 - £4.

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The train from North Shields to Whitley Bay takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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South Shields to Whitley Bay bus services, operated by Go North East, depart from Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place station.

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South Shields to Whitley Bay train services, operated by Nexus Metro, depart from North Shields station.

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The best way to get from South Shields to Whitley Bay is to train which takes 7 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

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South Shields to Whitley Bay bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-Percy Road station.

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South Shields to Whitley Bay train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at Whitley Bay station.

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There are 678+ hotels available in Whitley Bay. Prices start at £75 per night.

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How to travel from South Shields to Whitley Bay

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from South Shields to Whitley Bay right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between South Shields and Whitley Bay?

Nexus Metro operates a train from South Shields to Whitley Bay every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £4 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Go North East operates a bus from South Shields to Whitley Bay every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 16 min. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Other operators
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£21 - £26

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