The journey to Whitley Bay from Newcastle upon Tyne takes just 21 minutes.

Buses operate daily with up to 349 services per day. Depending on the day of travel, the first bus departs Newcastle upon Tyne at 05:45.

Arriva North East operates between Newcastle upon Tyne and Whitley Bay 7 days per week.

Service days Daily
Services per day up to 74
Shortest trip 35 minutes
First departure 06:15
Last departure 23:15

Go North East schedule

Travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Whitley Bay with Go North East in 40 minutes.

Service days Daily
Services per day up to 98
Shortest trip 40 minutes
First departure 05:45
Last departure 23:45

Take the bus to Whitley Bay from Newcastle upon Tyne with National Express Shuttle . The first departure is at 05:48, arriving at 00:07.

Service days Daily
Services per day up to 161
Shortest trip 21 minutes
First departure 05:48
Last departure 23:43

Stagecoach North East operates between Newcastle upon Tyne and Whitley Bay 7 days per week.

Service days Daily
Services per day up to 10
Shortest trip 56 minutes
First departure 08:45
Last departure 21:45

Travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Whitley Bay with Tyne and Wear Metro in 21 minutes.

Service days Daily
Services per day up to 126
Shortest trip 21 minutes
First departure 05:46
Last departure 23:43

Your questions answered

  • Is there a daily bus service between Newcastle upon Tyne and Whitley Bay?

    Yes, buses operate daily from Newcastle upon Tyne to Whitley Bay, departing as early as 05:45.

  • How long is the bus trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Whitley Bay?

    The fastest bus to Whitley Bay from Newcastle upon Tyne takes 21 minutes. Check the trip duration when booking, as the slowest bus takes 1 hour 1 minute longer.

  • How do I buy tickets for travel to Whitley Bay from Newcastle upon Tyne?

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

  • Which bus companies operate between Newcastle upon Tyne and Whitley Bay?

    National Express Shuttle, Go North East, Arriva North East, Tyne and Wear Metro and Stagecoach North East run buses to Whitley Bay from Newcastle upon Tyne.

  • What time is the earliest bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Whitley Bay?

    The first bus to Whitley Bay from Newcastle upon Tyne leaves at 05:45. The journey takes 21 minutes.

  • When is the last bus to Whitley Bay from Newcastle upon Tyne?

    The last bus leaves Newcastle upon Tyne at 21:45, arriving into Whitley Bay at 22:41. Get there in plenty of time so you don't miss it.

Onward travel from Whitley Bay

Bus to Days Shortest trip Distance
Ashington
  • Daily
51 minutes 11 miles
Blyth
  • Daily
17 minutes 6.5 miles
Choppington
  • Daily except Sunday
45 minutes 9.8 miles
Gateshead
  • Daily
21 minutes 8.1 miles
Jarrow
  • Daily
21 minutes 4.4 miles
Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Daily
20 minutes 8.0 miles
North Shields
  • Daily
6 minutes 1.6 miles
South Shields
  • Daily
50 minutes 2.9 miles
Sunderland
  • Daily
48 minutes 9.7 miles
Tynemouth
  • Daily
6 minutes 1.7 miles
Wallsend
  • Daily
11 minutes 4.8 miles
Whickham
  • Daily
1 hour 23 minutes 11 miles

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