Route description
Traveling by taxi
Costs approximately 15-20 GPB

Traveling by public transport
Tyne and Wear Metro is a light rail system with 60 stations serving Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, North Tyneside and South Tyneside. The Metro has been rated as one of the country’s most efficient modes of transport and currently carries nearly 40 million passenger journeys per year.

With a Metro station located at Newcastle International Airport, travelling by Metro couldn’t be easier.

Travelling to Newcastle city centre
The journey to Newcastle city centre (Haymarket, Monument or Central Station) takes around 25 minutes. There are trains every 12 minutes from approximately 5.44am (Sundays 6.27am) to 11.58pm.

Please find herewith the map of the metro of Newcastle

Travel instructions from Central Station to the Centre for Life (Venue): Walking distance 0.6 km, see map CS-CFL 

Travel instructions from Central Station to the Crowne Plaza (conference hotel): Walking distance 0.3 km, see map CS-CP