“Great value for money and learnt things on the tour about Newcastle that I had never heard before. We usually do a hop on hop off tour to get our bearings in a particular city.Jane U., United Kingdom – See more reviews
What To Expect
Take a journey around the city and enjoy the view from the top of an open top double decker bus. Take a full tour or hop off at conveniently located stops at your leisure with your 24-hour ticket.
Hop off at the Centre for Life to experience the largest planetarium in the North! This award-winning science centre full of exciting exhibitions, activities and events for all ages. Learn all about life on Tyneside, from the region's shipbuilding heritage to inventions which changed the world, at the Discovery Museum.
Visit Blackfriars Monastery, a restored 13th century friary. Only the cloister buildings remain, which now house a range of craft workshops, a restaurant and an exhibition portraying the history of Blackfriars.
Hop off at St Mary's Cathedral, a Gothic revival church built in 1844 designed by Augustus Welby Pugin, who worked on the Houses of Parliament. Admire the architecture, the many stained glass windows and the building's five pipe organs.
Discover the spellbinding history of Newcastle's Castle Keep and Black Gate, built by Henry II in the twelfth century. The Grade 1 listed building is a heritage visitor attraction open to all.
Stop 1 - Central Station
Stop 2 - Clayton Street
Stop 3 - Newgate Street
Stop 4 - Haymerket Barras Bridge
Stop 5 - Great North Museum
Stop 6 - St James Park Shearers Bar
Stop 7 - Gallowgate
Stop 8 - Blackett Street
Stop 9 - Blue Carpet
Stop 10 - Quayside (opposite law courts)
Stop 11 - Quayside (Guildhall)
Stop 12 - Baltic Square
Stop 13 - St Marys Square
Stop 14 - Tyne Bridge
Stop 15 - Market Street
Stop 16 - Mosley Street
Stop 17 - St Nicholas Street
Loop duration: 60 minutes
Frequency: 30 to 60 minutes
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
- It is necessary to print the confirmation voucher for this tour. The bus driver will not accept vouchers shown from a mobile device.
Children below 5 years old are free of charge.
Schedules are subject to change.
All ticket validities are for consecutive hours/days from first use.
A 1-day ticket is valid only for the day of redemption.
The same principle applies for a 2-day/ 48-hour (or more) ticket.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.