Location

Location

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GETTING HERE

The Gate is located on Newgate Street, Newcastle upon Tyne. To reach the car park using Sat Nav, please use the following postcode: NE1 4XQ

By Metro

To reach The Gate by Metro you can exit at either St James’ Park or Haymarket Metro stations. You’ll find The Gate on Newgate Street, opposite Eldon Square shopping centre.

From the Haymarket turn left onto Percy Street, which links in to Newgate Street.

From St James’ Park, head towards St Andrews, crossing Gallowgate and passing under the Chinese Arch. At the bottom of the hill, turn right onto Newgate Street, around the Coop Building, and you’ll find The Gate straight ahead.

For further information about the Metro’s service, take a look at

www.tyneandwearmetro.co.uk

On foot from Northumberland Street or Monument

If you’re enjoying a day’s shopping in the city centre either follow Blackett Street between Eldon Square Shopping Centre and Old Eldon Square and then turn left onto Percy Street, or walk down Grainger Street from the Monument until you find Newgate Street and turn right. You can also reach us via the exits in Eldon Garden Shopping Centre onto Percy Street.

By Car

From the North

From the A1

Exit the A1 onto the A167 (City Centre), then follow signs to the A189 (City West) following it around until it becomes Barrack Road and you see St James’ Park on your left. At the lights turn left onto Gallowgate briefly, then turn right through the Chinese Arch onto St. Andrews, and first right again onto Stowell Street. Underground parking for The Gate is on your left.

From Northern Newcastle, Jesmond and Gosforth

With the current road restrictions on Percy Street and in the Leazes area, the best way to reach The Gate is to turn onto Grandstand Road (A189) from the Blue House roundabout following it across the A167 until it becomes Barrack Road. Pass St James’ Park and at the lights turn left onto Gallowgate briefly, then turn right through the Chinese Arch onto St. Andrews, and first right again onto Stowell Street. Underground parking for The Gate is on your left.

From the West (Hexham, Corbridge, Carlisle)

From the A69 turn onto the A1 southbound, then take the next exit for the city centre. Follow signs for the A695 (Scotswood Road) then follow this right to the end, staying in the right hand lane signed ‘City Centre’ which bends left onto St James’ Boulevard. Continue until you reach the lights at Gallowgate (St James’ Park will be on your left). Go right onto Gallowgate briefly, then turn right onto St. Andrews, and first right again onto Stowell Street. Underground parking for The Gate is on your left.

From the East

From the A1058 (Coast Road) follow signs to Newcastle, along Jesmond Road and then onto the A167 signposted The North. Continue to the third exit sign posted City West/Ashington, immediately turning left again onto the A189. Follow this road along until it becomes Barrack road and you pass St James’ Park. At the lights turn left onto Gallowgate briefly, then turn right through the Chinese Arch onto St. Andrews, and first right again onto Stowell Street. Underground parking for The Gate is on your left.

From the South

From the A1 exit to the A184 signposted City Centre, then follow signs to the A189 (Newcastle). Continue along the A189 staying in the right hand lane and exiting across the Redheugh Bridge. Continue straight ahead until at the lights at Gallowgate (you’ll see St James’ Park ahead on your left) then turn right onto Gallowgate briefly, right through the Chinese Arch onto St. Andrews, and first right again onto Stowell Street. Underground parking for The Gate is on your left.

By Bus

We are a 5 minute walk away from the Haymarket and Eldon Square bus stations. From the bus station, (with your back to Marks and Spencer) turn left on to Percy Street, which links in to Newgate Street.

Located in Newcastle city centre, The Gate is only a short walk from all central city bus stops. For further information on bus routes in and out of the city visit Traveline or call 0870 608 2608.

Night Buses

Take advantage of our late opening hours by using Go NorthEast's night buses.  See the full details including routes and timetables at www.simplygo.com.

By Rail

The Gate is only ten minutes walk from Newcastle Central Station. From the station, cross over the road, and turn left. Follow the road round to the right onto Clayton Street. Go straight over the first two cross roads, then turn left onto Newgate Street.

For details of rail services, call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50 or visit

www.nationalrail.com

By Ferry

Car ferry services operate direct to Tyneside from Scandinavia and Germany. The North Shields International Ferry Terminal at Royal Quays, North Shields is approximately seven miles east of Newcastle.

There are bus services from the terminal building to Newcastle City Centre which operate directly after the arrival of each ferry. Buses operate to the ferry terminal from Central Station, Newcastle, at 2.5, and I.5 hours prior to each sailing.

There is a taxi rank at the ferry terminal. The nearest Metro Station is Percy Main, which is approximately a 20 minute walk from the terminal building.

Sailing to Norwegian Ports of Bergen and Stravanger are undertaken by Fjord Line all year round.

www.fjordline.com

DFDS Seaways sail from Urnuiden (Amsterdam), in The Netherlands to Newcastle all year round.

www.dfdsseaways.co.uk

By Air

Newcastle Airport offers fast access to the city by car, Metro and bus:

Car

From the airport follow signs to the A696 (signposted Newcastle), then the A167 (signposted Newcastle City Centre). Turn onto the A189 (City West) following it around until it becomes Barrack Road and you see St James' Park on your left. At the lights turn left onto Gallowgate briefly, then turn right through the Chinese Arch onto St. Andrews, and first right again onto Stowell Street. Underground parking for The Gate is on your left.

Metro

The Metro runs from the airport to St James, Monument and Haymarket, which are all close to The Gate.

Bus

Bus numbers 76, 76A, 77, 77A, 78, 78E, and 79 run from the Airport to Eldon Square Bus Concourse in the city centre about every 20 minutes during the day Monday-Saturday and every 80 minutes on Sundays. For more information, contact Traveline (tel: 0870 608 2608).

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