There are 4 ways to get from Wallsend to Whitley Bay 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Wallsend (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Wallsend Bus Station) to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) Yel

$2 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) to Marden, Farringdon Road-Highcross Road (Opposite St Marys Catholic School) 1 / ...

$2 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wallsend to Whitley Bay 6.2 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Wallsend to Whitley Bay 6.2 miles

$1 - $2

What companies run services between Wallsend, England and Whitley Bay, England?

Nexus Metro operates a train from Wallsend to Whitley Bay every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, Go North East operates a bus from Wallsend to Whitley Bay every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 44 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 Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road)
Ave. Duration
17 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 Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) to Marden, Farringdon Road-Highcross Road (Opposite St Marys Catholic School)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $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 Marden, Farringdon Road-Kirkston Avenue (Outside No. 48 Farringdon Road)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stanley-travel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Wallsend to Whitley Bay
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$27 - $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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Wallsend to Whitley Bay?

The distance between Wallsend and Whitley Bay is 8 km. The road distance is 10 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Wallsend to Whitley Bay?

The cheapest way to get from Wallsend to Whitley Bay is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Wallsend to Whitley Bay?

The quickest way to get from Wallsend to Whitley Bay is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs £19 - £24.

Is there a direct train between Wallsend and Whitley Bay?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wallsend (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Wallsend Bus Station) and arriving at Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between Wallsend and Whitley Bay?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wallsend, High Street East - Laburnum Avenue (Outside The Halifax Building Society) and arriving at Marden, Farringdon Road-Highcross Road (Opposite St Marys Catholic School). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Wallsend to Whitley Bay?

The train from Wallsend (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Wallsend Bus Station) to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) takes 17 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.