Service status

Central Station closed from 8.00pm Friday 23 September until start of service Monday 26 September. To allow for station refurbishment work. Trains will not stop at Central Station during the closure, please use Monument. If you are unable to use Monument station contact a member of staff. For more details visit: nexus.org.uk/metro

Updated at 19:35, Friday, 23 September 2016

The lift on Platform 2 at Jesmond is out of service currently. While waiting for repairs, please use Haymarket for travel with access to a lift. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Updated at 07:05, Saturday, 24 September 2016

Modernisation work:

There are no trains running between Byker and Monkseaton in either direction until about 6.00pm. This is to allow for modernisation work.

A replacement bus service, the number 900 is calling at or near to all stations between Byker and Monkseaton. Replacement bus timetables and stopping points are available at nexus.org.uk/metro

Updated at 05:35, Sunday, 25 September 2016

3 January 2016 - Central Station 8.00pm closures Sunday - Thursday

Central Station will close each evening at 8.00pm Sunday to Thursday (reopening the following morning as normal) until later this year. The station will not close early on Sunday 11 September 2016.  During the closures trains will not stop at Central Station. Customers who would normally travel from or to Central Station after 8.00pm Sunday to Thursday are advised to use Monument. If you're unable to get to or from Monument please speak to a member of staff.   Please note several full day closures of Central Station are also required, details shown below. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

23 September 2016 - Central Station full day closures from 8pm Friday 23 September

Central Station will be closed from 8.00pm Friday 23 September until start of service on Monday 26 September, to allow for major station refurbishment work. During the closure trains will not stop at Central Station. Customers who would normally travel from or to Central Station are advised to use Monument. If you're unable to get to or from Monument please speak to a member of staff. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

25 September 2016 - No trains between Byker and Monkseaton until 6.00pm

On Sunday 25 September no trains will run in either direction between Byker and Monkseaton, until about 6.00pm (depending on location); to allow for maintenance work. During the work replacement bus service number 900 will run between Byker and Monkseaton. Metro tickets and passes will be accepted on the bus and the driver will sell tickets. Your journey will take longer so please allow extra travel time.  Some trains will not run to usual timetable, for help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 or use the journey planner nexus.org.uk/journeyplanner.

30 September 2016 - Central Station full day closures from 8pm Friday 30 September

Central Station will be closed from 8.00pm Friday 30 September until start of service on Monday 3 October, to allow for major station refurbishment work. During the closure trains will not stop at Central Station. Customers who would normally travel from or to Central Station are advised to use Monument. If you're unable to get to or from Monument please speak to a member of staff. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

2 October 2016 - No trains between Gateshead Stadium and Pelaw

On Sunday 2 October no trains will run in either direction between Gateshead Stadium and Pelaw, to allow for Network Rail maintenance work. During the work replacement bus service number 900 will run between Gateshead and Pelaw. Metro tickets and passes will be accepted on the bus and the driver will sell tickets. Your journey will take longer so please allow extra travel time. Some trains will not run to usual timetable, for help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 or use the journey planner nexus.org.uk/journeyplanner.

7 October 2016 - Central Station full day closures from 8pm Friday 7 October

Central Station will be closed from 8.00pm Friday 7 October until start of service on Monday 10 October, to allow for major station refurbishment work.  During the closure trains will not stop at Central Station.  Customers who would normally travel from or to Central Station are advised to use Monument. If you're unable to get to or from Monument please speak to a member of staff. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

8 October 2016 - No trains between Benton and North Shields 8 and 9 October

On Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 October no trains will run in either direction between Benton and North Shields, to allow for maintenance work. During the work replacement bus service number 900 will run between Four Lane Ends  and North Shields.  Metro tickets and passes will be accepted on the bus and the driver will sell tickets. Your journey will take longer so please allow extra travel time. Some trains will not run to usual timetable, for help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 or use the journey planner nexus.org.uk/journeyplanner.

Details Effective from

On Monday 3 October there are some changes to some early morning services.  Full details below:

Monday, 03 October 2016

On Sunday 2 October no trains will run between Gateshead Stadium and Pelaw to allow for Network Rail maintenance work.  A replacement bus service number 900 will be running between Gateshead and Pelaw.  As a result of the work some trains may not run to timetable, train times are detailed below.  For help planning your journey visit our journey planner here.

Sunday, 02 October 2016