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Bus & Coach


Getting around.
Visitors are most likely to use these bus routes:

  • Quaylink Buses:
    Q1& Q2: Newcastle Central Station > Gateshead Quayside > Town Centre
    Q3: Gosforth > Haymarket > City Centre >Newcastle Quayside

  • Bus routes 10 & 100:  Newcastle City Centre > Metrocentre > Hexham (10)

  • Bus route X66: Gateshead Metro Interchange > Metrocentre > Hexham

  • Bus route 21: Newcastle > Gateshead > Angel of the North > Durham

  • Bus route 28 / 28A: Newcastle > Gateshead > Beamish > Chester-Le-Street

  • Bus routes X77, X78, X79: Express service Airport >  Newcastle city centre (Eldon Square - stop H)

Local bus companies operate a large number of routes and it can be quite complicated knowing which bus to take. We suggest you use the journey planner from the area's transport authority, Nexus

Inter City coaches are operated by 2 companies with different stops in the city.

Megabus stops on John Dobson Street -  outside the Central Library

National Express is based at the Coach Station on St James' Boulevard.

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