The journey to Gateshead from Chester-le-Street takes just 16 minutes.

Buses operate daily with up to 184 services per day. Depending on the day of travel, the first bus departs Chester-le-Street at 00:41.

Arriva North East operates between Chester-le-Street and Gateshead 6 days per week.

Service days Daily except Sunday
Services per day up to 14
Shortest trip 24 minutes
First departure 06:23
Last departure 19:46

Go North East schedule

Travel from Chester-le-Street to Gateshead with Go North East in 16 minutes.

Service days Daily
Services per day up to 170
Shortest trip 16 minutes
First departure 00:41
Last departure 23:42

Your questions answered

  • Is there a daily bus service between Chester-le-Street and Gateshead?

    Yes, buses operate daily from Chester-le-Street to Gateshead, departing as early as 00:41.

  • How long is the bus trip from Chester-le-Street to Gateshead?

    The fastest bus to Gateshead from Chester-le-Street takes 16 minutes. Check the trip duration when booking, as the slowest bus takes 50 minutes longer.

  • How do I buy tickets for travel to Gateshead from Chester-le-Street?

    It's not yet possible to buy tickets for this trip directly from but we're working on it!

  • Which bus companies operate between Chester-le-Street and Gateshead?

    Go North East and Arriva North East run buses to Gateshead from Chester-le-Street.

  • What time is the earliest bus from Chester-le-Street to Gateshead?

    The first bus to Gateshead from Chester-le-Street leaves at 00:41. The journey takes 16 minutes.

  • When is the last bus to Gateshead from Chester-le-Street?

    The last bus leaves Chester-le-Street at 19:46, arriving into Gateshead at 20:10. Get there in plenty of time so you don't miss it.

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