Service status

3 March 2018 - No trains between St James and Monkseaton

In either direction all day on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 March, to allow for the renewal of overhead power lines and modernisation work on the Byker viaduct.  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.  Some trains may not run to usual timetable.  For help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 (open 8.00am - 6.00pm, Monday to Friday) or use the Live Travel Map.


11 March 2018 - No trains between Byker and Tynemouth

In either direction on Sunday 11 March 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. Some trains may not run to usual timetable.   For help planning your journey call 0191 20 20 747 (open 8.00am - 6.00pm, Monday to Friday) or use the Live Travel Map.


18 March 2018 - No trains between Haymarket - Regent Centre / Four Lane Ends

In either direction on Sunday 18 March until about 6.00pm, to allow for track and vegetation work.  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. The replacement bus timetable will be added here soon.  Your journey will take longer so please leave extra travelling time.