01 Jul - 15 sep: Daily
(25 Mar - 30 Jun) (16 Sep - 27 Oct): Sat & Sun
The ticket is valid for 24 Hours after first use.Start time
Buses departs between 10:30am to 3pm, every 60 minutes.Meeting Point
You may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.
Cruise passenger information: Cruise guests will need to make their own way into the centre of Newcastle. Taxis and buses will be available (may be subject to charges).Ending Point
You may leave the bus at any stop.
Explore the charming towns of Newcastle and Gateshead on an action-packed hop-on hop-off bus tour! Discover a wealth of world-class entertainment, leisure and cultural facilities and marvel at the architectural splendour of the buildings and monuments.
Delight in the fragrance of the freshly baked biscuits in the biscuit factory and have fun in the Quayside, an important entertainment venue in Newcastle. Visit the popular markets and take back beautiful souvenirs for your family and friends.
Save money on sightseeing with the discount booklet included with the ticket and enjoy discounts at popular attractions. Valid for 24 hours, the hop-on, hop-off bus tour gives you the flexibility to create your own itinerary and visit attractions of your choice!
Where to begin your Newcastle and Gateshead tour? Click here for your hop-on, hop-off route map
Hop on the bus at any of the stops to jumpstart your Newcastle and Gateshead hop-on, hop-off tour. Hop on the red open top, double-decker buses and enjoy a sightseeing tour of the 2 towns, linked by seven bridges across a spectacular riverscape. An extremely vibrant and popular tourist destination, explore Newcastle and Gateshead at your own leisurely pace and hop on and off at any of the stops to visit attractions of your choice.
Enjoy audio commentary in English as you take in panoramic views of the idyllic towns and travel in comfort from one destination to another. Visit Haymarket's Barras Bridge, enjoy a scenic view of the 19th century St. Thomas' church, visit the Great North Museum and see the famous Tyne Bridge, overlooking the River Tyne. The 18 stops cover the best of Newcastle and Gateshead.
Some of the attractions covered by the route are:
St Mary's Square
Haymarket's Barras Bridge
Great North Museum
St James' Park
Blue Carpet Square
Hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour.
Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On Hop-Off ticket at any one of the stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 Hours from that time.
The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.
Wheelchair access with manual ramp is available on the buses.
My friend and i went on bus tour not expecting too much,however we were pleasantly surprised as found Newcastle's architechture and history to be very interesting.The open top of...
Very nice driver and fun ride around the city. I was able to do more in less time. Thank you!...
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