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There are 5 ways to get from Washington to North Shields by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 4 bus, train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Concord Bus Station to Heworth Interchange 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Heworth to North Shields Yel

£2 - £6

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Bus, line 306 bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Galleries Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station X1 / ...
  2. Take the line 306 bus from Haymarket Bus Station to North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital 306

£3 - £5

Taxi  •  15m

  1. Take a taxi from Washington to North Shields 11.8 miles

£30 - £45

Drive  •  15m

  1. Drive from Washington to North Shields 11.8 miles

£1 - £3

Uber  •  15m

  1. Take an Uber from Washington to North Shields 11.8 miles

£18 - £25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to North Shields is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to North Shields is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington station to North Shields. However, there are services departing from Washington Galleries Bus Station and arriving at North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital via Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 23m.

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The distance between Washington and North Shields is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to North Shields without a car is to line 4 bus and train which takes 1h 4m and costs £2 - £6.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Washington to North Shields, including transfers.

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Washington to North Shields bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Washington Galleries Bus Station.

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Washington to North Shields bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to North Shields is 12 miles. It takes approximately 15m to drive from Washington to North Shields.

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There are 648+ hotels available in North Shields. Prices start at £45 per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to North Shields.
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  • Distance: 8.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between Washington, England and North Shields, England?

You can take a bus from Washington to North Shields via Eldon Square Bus Station and Haymarket Bus Station in around 1h 23m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Concord Bus Station to Heworth Interchange
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Go North East
Bus from Washington Galleries Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Go North East
Arriva Northumbria
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Arriva Northumbria
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington to North Shields
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£18 - £25
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uber.com
Assist
£18 - £25
UberX
£18 - £25
UberXL
£21 - £30
Exec
£22 - £35
Taxi from Washington to North Shields
Ave. Duration
15m
Estimated price
£30 - £45
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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