Two phase Major Line Closure Monday 31 July - Saturday 2 September

To allow for track and bridge renewal work which forms part of the £350m Metro: all change modernisation programme.  For more information on the work taking place click here.

Phase 1 Monday 31 July – Friday 11 August:  
No trains will run in either direction between South Gosforth and Four Lane Ends.  Replacement buses, service 900, will call at, or close to all stations between South Gosforth and Four Lane Ends (begins and ends at Regent Centre).

Phase 2 Saturday 12 August – Saturday 2 September:
No trains will run in either direction between South Gosforth and Shiremoor.  Replacement buses, service 900, will call at, or close to all stations between South Gosforth and Shiremoor (begins and ends at Regent Centre).

Your journey will take longer than usual so please plan in advance and allow for extra travelling time especially if transferring between more than one mode of transport. If you’d like some help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 (open 8.00am - 6.00pm, Monday to Friday) or use the Live Travel Map.  Trains will be running to all other areas but may not be to usual timetable so please check times before travelling. 

Services between South Gosforth and Shiremoor will resume on Sunday 3 September.

You’ll find replacement bus stop location maps and timetables, a handy information leaflet, train timetables and a Frequently Asked Questions document. 

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