Newcastle Airport Informational Guide to Newcastle International Airport (NCL) - Non Official

Newcastle Airport Metro

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

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

Passengers that take a metro at NCL Airport can transfer easily to train stations. 


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 £3.25, 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: £1.65
- 2 Zone: £2.55
- All Zone: £3.25