There are 4 ways to get from Wallsend to South Shields by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Wallsend (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Wallsend Bus Station) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) Yel

$2 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) to North Shields, Howard Street (Outside Library) 1 / ...

$1 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wallsend to South Shields 7.3 miles

$29 - $35

Walk  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Walk from Wallsend to South Shields 5.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Wallsend to South Shields is to bus which costs £1 - £3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wallsend to South Shields is to train which costs £1 - £4 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Wallsend and South Shields is 4 miles.

The train from Wallsend (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Wallsend Bus Station) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) and arriving at North Shields, Howard Street (Outside Library). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wallsend (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Wallsend Bus Station) station and arriving at North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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What companies run services between Wallsend, England and South Shields, England?

Nexus Metro operates a train from Wallsend to South Shields every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, Go North East operates a bus from Wallsend to South Shields every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 25 min. Stanley Travel also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Wallsend (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Wallsend Bus Station) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
10 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 Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) to North Shields, Howard Street (Outside Library)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Stanley Travel
Phone
+44 1207 237424
Email
sales@stanley-travel.com
Website
stanley-travel.com
Bus from Wallsend, Station Road -Town Centre (Opposite The Anson Public House) to North Shields, Albion Road - Upper Camden Street (Outside Christ Church)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stanley-travel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Wallsend to South Shields
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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