Gentleman reading timetable

No ferry service
Monday 25 February to Sunday 3 March 2019

Due to essential maintenance to the bridge on South Shields ferry landing the ferry service will be suspended between the above dates.  A replacement bus service will run in its place every 30 minutes from both sides of the river. 

A bus timetable and further information can be found attached below.  Normal ferry service will resume on Monday 4 March.

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The ferry service operates a regular 30 minute frequency from either side of the river.  The crossing time between North and South Shields takes about seven minutes.  A frequency guide for the ferry can be found below, or you can download a copy of our full timetable below.

South Shields to North Shields

DaysMorning ScheduleThen these times every hourUntil Evening Schedule
Monday to Wednesday06:45, 07:1515, 4519:15, 19:45
Thursday to Saturday06:45, 07:1515, 4522:15, 22:40
Sunday10:1515, 4517:15, 17:45

North Shields to South Shields

DaysMorning ScheduleThen these times every hourUntil Evening Schedule
Monday to Wednesday07:00, 07:3000, 3020:00
Thursday to Saturday07:00, 07:3000, 3022:00, 22:30, 22:50
Sunday10:3000, 3018:00

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