Nexus is investing £350m in new track and technology, better stations and refurbished trains right across the system. The work is essential to make sure Metro keeps serving Tyne and Wear for decades to come.

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November 2017

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Line Closure -
No trains between Pelaw and South Hylton
No trains between Pelaw and South Hylton

In either direction on Sunday 5 November until about 12.15pm (timing depends on location), to allow for Network Rail maintenance work.  A replacement bus service, number 901 will be calling at or close to all stations between Heworth and South Hylton.  Metro tickets and passes will be valid on the bus service and the driver will sell tickets. Your journey will take longer so please leave extra travelling time.  For help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 (open 8.00am - 6.00pm, Monday to Friday) or use the Live Travel Map.

 
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Other work - St Peter's platform 2 lift refurbishment
St Peter's platform 2 lift refurbishment

The lift on platform 2 will be out of use from Monday 6 November until 5.00pm on Friday 17 November, to allow for refurbishment work. 
If you require step free access and want to travel from St Peter's platform 2 (towards Newcastle), board a train from platform 1 to Sunderland change platform and continue your journey.  If you wish to leave the train at St Peter's platform 2, remain on the train until Seaburn, change platform and return to St Peter's platform 1. The station staircases will be open as usual.
Your journey will take longer so please allow extra travel time.  We're sorry for any inconvenience.

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Other work - St Peter's platform 2 lift refurbishment
St Peter's platform 2 lift refurbishment

The lift on platform 2 will be out of use from Monday 6 November until 5.00pm on Friday 17 November, to allow for refurbishment work. 
If you require step free access and want to travel from St Peter's platform 2 (towards Newcastle), board a train from platform 1 to Sunderland change platform and continue your journey.  If you wish to leave the train at St Peter's platform 2, remain on the train until Seaburn, change platform and return to St Peter's platform 1. The station staircases will be open as usual.
Your journey will take longer so please allow extra travel time.  We're sorry for any inconvenience.

 
 
Line Closure -
No trains between Byker and Tynemouth
No trains between Byker and Tynemouth

In either direction on Sunday 19 November until about 12.30pm, to allow for the renewal of overhead power lines.  A replacement bus service, number 900 will be calling at or close to all stations in the affected area.  Metro tickets and passes will be valid on the bus service and the driver will sell tickets. Your journey will take longer so please leave extra travelling time.  For help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 (open 8.00am - 6.00pm, Monday to Friday) or use the Live Travel Map.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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  • Line closure
  • Platform closure
  • Station closure
  • Events
  • Other work

Ongoing work