Nexus Metro operates a train from South Shields to Whitley Bay every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Go North East operates a bus from South Shields to Whitley Bay every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 16 min. Arriva Northumbria also services this route every 15 minutes.
How to get from South Shields to Whitley Bay
From North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) train to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road). 7 min £3. From Tynemouth Road-Allendale Place (30m South Of The Queen Victoria Statue) bus to Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-Percy Road (Opposite The Station Public House). 16 min £1. From South Shields taxi to Whitley Bay. 15 min £35. From South Shields walk to Whitley Bay. 1 h 18 min.