Situated in the North East of England, Newcastle has excellent transport links with major UK and international cities.

Newcastle is easy to get to:

  • Road – the A1(M) running north to south passes close by the city centre
  • Rail – Newcastle is about 3 hours from London
  • Air – Newcastle International Airport is only seven miles away. Newcastle International Airport has direct links to many European airports and can also be reached via hubs at Amsterdam, Brussels, London and Paris airports. Destinations can be found at the
  • Coach/Bus – the main coach station is located in the city centre
  • Sea – ferries run from nearby North Shields to Holland

Newcastle is a compact city so it’s easy to cycle or walk around. The Metro rail network offers fast, efficient travel from the Newcastle International Airport and Newcastle Central Railway Station.

We have a number of maps to help you find your way around the city and campus.