Newcastle Cruise Port

The Newcastle Bridge at the evening and blue sky

The International Passenger Terminal in the award-winning Port of Tyne, North Shields has good transport links to Newcastle city centre. There is seating for up to 800 guests, a self-service restaurant and small shop selling publications and essential travel items.

A terminal to quayside Low-Liner coach service takes guests to & from the ship and is an approximate journey of 800m. The car park is within walking distance of the terminal and on disembarkation baggage is delivered to a reclaim point within this car park for those with parked cars.

The nearest metro station is Percy Main – approximately a 20 minute walk away.

If you are travelling to Newcastle by car and wish to use SatNav, please use the following post code:

Newcastle cruise terminal: NE29 6EE

From A1/A1(M) northbound

- Exit the A1/A1(M) for the A194(M)

- Continue under the A184 onto the A194, at the junction with the A19 turn left towards the Tyne Tunnel

- At the next roundabout take the first exit into the Tyne Tunnel. Tunnel charges cars £2.40 and this can be paid for online in advance or up to midnight on day of travel. 

- Keep right onto the roundabout for the A187

- Take the first exit at the roundabout and third exit at the next roundabout (A187)

- Continue ahead at the next roundabout and take the second exit at the next roundabout onto Coble Dene

- Continue ahead at the roundabout and take the third exit at the next roundabout

- The International Passenger Terminal is situated at the end of this road

From A1 southbound

- Exit the A1 southbound at junction 80, at the end of the slip road turn left onto the A19

- Remain on the A19 over three roundabouts, the leave the A19 following signs for Royal Quays. At the end of the slip road take the first exit onto the A193

- At the next roundabout take the third exit and continue on to the next roundabout, taking the first exit onto the A187

- Continue ahead at the next roundabout and take the second exit at the next roundabout onto Coble Dene

- Continue ahead at the roundabout and take the third exit at the next roundabout

- The International Passenger Terminal is situated at the end of this road

To book car parking at the Newcastle cruise terminal, please contact our Guest Services Department.

Price: From £16.00 per night
Tel: 0800 0355 145

Pre booking is required.

If you have booked and pre-paid for car parking at Newcastle via Fred. Olsen, a voucher is not required. The car parks at this ports operates a convenient vehicle recognition system, so all we need is for you to let us know your car registration, make and whether you require a disabled parking space at the time of booking.

Guests travelling by rail on a cruise from Newcastle should alight at Newcastle Central Station.

Metro - The nearest Metro station is Percy Main, but it is a good 15 minutes walk away from the railway station. From Newcastle Central Station to Percy Main takes about 15 - 20 minutes with a further 20 minute walk to the terminal or take the R19 bus from there to Royal Quays. (Alight at Wet n’ Wild ) Tel: 0871 200 22 33 for further information.

For those wishing to book a taxi pick up:

Company: Blue Line Taxis
Tel No: 0191 262 6666
E-mail: info@bluelinetaxis.com
Other companies are also available.

Subject to availability, we offer a shuttle bus service to Newcastle Central Train Station on your day of disembarkation.
This is a payable service that can be booked on board your ship with our friendly Guest Services Team. Please note that bookings are made on a first come, first served basis and more information, including ticket prices and times will be detailed in the Daily Times.