Service status

17 July 2017 - Brockley Whins Network Rail work

Network Rail are carrying out work on the railway embankment at Brockley Whins.  During the work Brockley Whins station will remain open as usual and pedestrian step free access will be possible.  There will be access for road vehicles via a temporary traffic control system, please follow the instructions on the road signs. Work will be complete by mid November. 


22 September 2017 - West Jesmond cycle lockers

The four cycle lockers at West Jesmond will be out of use from Friday 22 September - Sunday 29 October, returning to service on Monday 30 October.  We're sorry for any inconvenience.  For more information on cycle storage facilities click here.


23 September 2017 - No trains South Gosforth - Shiremoor

All day on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 September no trains will run in either direction between South Gosforth and Shiremoor to allow for modernisation work.  A replacement bus, the number 900 will be calling at or close to all stations South Gosforth - Shiremoor (turns at Regent Centre).  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.


8 October 2017 - No trains between Tynemouth and Byker

In either direction on Sunday 8 October 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.


14 October 2017 - No trains between St James and Tynemouth

All day on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 October no trains will run in either direction between St James and Tynemouth to allow for the renewal of overhead power lines.  A replacement bus, the 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.


22 October 2017 - No trains between Haymarket, Regent Centre and Four Lane Ends

On Sunday 22 October no trains will run between Haymarket, Regent Centre and Four Lane Ends in either direction until about 6.00pm.   A replacement bus, the 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.  Replacement bus timetables will be available soon.  For help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 (open 8.00am - 6.00pm, Monday - Friday) or use the  Live Travel Map.