Can I use public transport in Newcastle?

Guidance on using public transport, including the metro, in Newcastle as a result of local restrictions.

Whilst public transport is still operating, you are advised to only use it for essential purposes. If you do need to use public transport, you should adhere to the government’s guidance on safe travel

As parking is limited on campus, we suggest that you choose to walk or cycle to campus. We have over 2,000 cycle parking stands around campus, and new dedicated cycle lanes have been enhanced around the city. 


Report : tell us that you are self-isolating through the Covid-19 reporting form, so that we can support you.

Urgent help: If you have an urgent need that cannot wait until the next working day you should call Security on 0191 208 6817 (available 24/7).

Covid support: If you have a Covid-19 related enquiry, you can contact us by email or the Covid Enquiry Line on 0191 222 5101 

Covid Enquiry Line operating hours:

  • 9am - 5pm - Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays
  • 10am - 5pm - Wednesdays

Last updated: 22.03.2021