Travelling around North Shields
North Shields is situated in the county of Northumberland, just a few miles from the city of Newcastle. Sitting on the north bank of the River Tyne, this old fishing port is brimming with character and charm. With beautiful Georgian architecture, stunning waterfront vistas and a number of unmissable historic landmarks, this is a destination you won’t forget in a hurry.
North Shields is easily accessible by road and rail. Arriva buses operate in the area, providing routes in and around the town centre, as well as services to nearby destinations, such as Whitley Bay and Ashington.
Latest Service Updates
There will be changes to some services in Northumberland and Tyne & Wear from Sunday 19th May 2019 to improve punctuality, better match capacity with demand and respond to requests we have received from customers in several places.