Newcastle City Centre Transport Links

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Living in Newcastle city centre as a student gives you access to a range of transport links to the rest of the North East.

Whether you need quick access to rail networks and the airport to get back to your home town on weekends, or would like to be in close proximity of the rest of the city, you can have it all with city centre student accommodation from Roseworth Student Lettings.

Newcastle on foot

Living in the middle of the city makes it easy to reach key parts of Newcastle on foot.

For Newcastle and Northumbria University students, this means you have a very short walk to lectures, as both of the main campuses are based right in the centre of town. Find out about nearby university buildings.

You can also explore the city on foot, and try out all the things to do in Newcastle. You’ll be able to walk to great restaurants, independent cinemas and museums in a matter of minutes.

Newcastle central station, which gives you rail transport to the rest of the UK, will also be within walking distance.

Travelling from the city centre by Metro

You will have two main metro stations close by your city centre student accommodation. Whether you need to travel to the station or airport, or want explore some of the beautiful North East coastlines, you can get there in minutes by hopping on your closest metro:

Haymarket Metro

  • Time to Central Station: 4 minutes
  • Time to Newcastle Airport: 20 minutes
  • Time to Tynemouth: 25 minutes
  • Time to South Shields: 28 minutes

Monument Metro

  • Time to Central Station: 1 minute
  • Time to Newcastle Airport: 24 minutes
  • Time to Tynemouth: 23 minutes
  • Time to South Shields: 28 minutes

City centre busses

Like all city centres, Newcastle has a range of bus routes that can take you to all parts of the city, and across the North East. Whether you need to visit your friends in another area, or attend lectures on another campus, there are countless bus routes for you to choose from.

Want to find out more about living in Newcastle city centre as a student? Contact the Roseworth Student Lettings team to find out more.