Getting here and getting around!
Be it by car, bus, train, plane, or boat, Newcastle-Gateshead is easily accessible.
Based in Newcastle, ABC Taxis can provide you with a fast, friendly and reliable taxi and private hire service 24 hours a day, seven days a week, everyday of the year. They offer competitive rates and a have a reliable reputation.
Angel 21 Bus
One of the only buses that runs close to the Angel of the North. The high specification electric hybrid double deck buses run every eight minutes between Newcastle and Chester-le-Street and every 15 minutes to Durham.
Blueline Taxis operates a large number of cars in right across the north east, offering private hire, airport taxis and cars for up to eight people. Check out the Blueline app where you can track your taxi to your door.
Hop on and off Stagecoach’s open-top City Sightseeing buses in Newcastle and Gateshead. The Newcastle Gateshead sightseeing tour will show you all of the fantastic sights and sounds of this vibrant north east area.
Cullercoats Bike & Kayak
Cullercoats Bike & Kayak are specialists in rentals, tours, lessons and repairs. They know the north east coast better than anyone else. CBK offer bike hire, kayak hire, SUP Hire, lessons, tours, courses and more.
Gateshead Central Taxis
Gateshead Central Taxis are the fastest growing taxi company in Gateshead with over 150 vehicles and six different offices spread throughout the area. All offices run on a 24hr basis as standard and cars use GPS technology.
LA Taxis are Newcastle’s largest premier taxi company with almost 30 years experience operating in the north east. It operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, with a fleet of over 400 modern vehicles.
Newcastle Central Station
Newcastle Central Station is within easy walking distance of many central destinations and is well connected by Metro, QuayLink, bus and taxi. Station facilities include travel information, left luggage, toilets, cafés, a bar and cash machines.
Newcastle International Airport
Newcastle International Airport is served by many airlines providing direct links from top international and UK destinations, and is only 8 miles from Newcastle city centre. It’s well connected to the Metro system.
Providing Newcastle airport taxis, city cabs and a taxi service throughout the north east. As the one of the biggest Newcastle taxi companies, Noda Taxis are best placed to offer station taxis in Newcastle city centre.
Northern Secrets offers a private Newcastle city walking tours in English and German. Tours are conducted by a guide who is friendly, knowledgeable and entertaining. Highlights include Old Newcastle and the Quayside.
South Tynedale Railway
At South Tynedale Railway you can ride on the north of England’s highest narrow gauge railway winding from Alston into the beautiful South Tyne Valley. It’s a great family day out, pay once and ride all day!
The Tanfield Railway is the world’s oldest railway and is a wonderful day out for all the family whatever the weather. Just sit back and enjoy the beautiful scenery as steam drifts past your vintage carriage.
Woodhorn Narrow Gauge Railway
Woodhorn Narrow Gauge Railway is a heritage railway running a combination of modern and ex-mining stock. The railway operates a fleet of three locomotives and three coaches that visitor can ride.