Newcastle Airport Guide to Newcastle International Airport (NCL)

Newcastle Airport Metro

From NCL Airport passengers not only can transfer to Newcastle, also to Sunderland. 

The station at Newcastle Airport stands for a terminus station of the Green line of Tyne and Wear Metro. 


The metro station is located within a short walk at the south of the terminal building

See more information about Metro at Newcastle Airport as follows: 

to Newcastle city centre

The trip to Newcastle takes 25 minutes.

There are few stops at the center such as Haymarket, Monument or Central Station.

There is a frequency of 12 minutes from approximately 05:44 am (Sundays 06:27 am) to 11:58 pm.

to Sunderland

The journey to Sunderland takes 55 minutes.

There are trains every 12 minutes.

Evenings and Sundays every 15 minutes from approximately 05:44 am  to 10:57 pm.


For more Metro details and information call transportation company Nexus 0191 2020 747 or visit their website. 


The fare for a single ticket is £3.50, since the airport is located on Zone 3. 

A metro day ticket is also worth if you plan to move through Newcastle region:

- 1 Zone: £3.10
- 2 Zone: £4.20
- All Zone: £5.20