Wearside and Tyneside are linked by fast Northern Rail trains, giving access to the heart of Sunderland and Newcastle city centres.
Every hour on the half hour, until mid-evening, trains leave both cities, calling at Heworth Interchange, also providing access to Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, the MetroCentre and Hexham. Rail services between Sunderland and Newcastle are funded by Nexus.
Visit http://www.northernrail.org/ for timetable details.
myJourney is an interactive map that shows you the next bus and Metro times from every stop and station in Tyne and Wear, by searching on a map. It also includes Shields Ferry crossings times.
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Plan a journey using bus, Metro, local rail or the Shields Ferry. Simply enter a postcode, town, village, suburb, place of interest, bus stop or Metro station.