Newcastle Airport Guide
- Full name: Newcastle International Airport
- Location: The airport is situated six miles (10km) from Newcastle city centre.
- Time: GMT (GMT +1 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October).
Tel: +44 871 882 1121.
- Transfer to the City:
The Metro system connects the airport to Newcastle Central Station, and other parts of the city, leaving every few minutes. Buses also leave regularly for the Eldon Square Bus Concourse.
- Car rental:
Car hire companies represented at the airport include Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Interrent.
Newcastle Airport has shops, bars and restaurants. Other facilities include a bank, bureaux de change, ATMs, left luggage, baby care rooms, and a children's play area. Disabled facilities are good; those with special needs are advised to inform their airline or travel agent in advance.
The short-stay and express parking lots are located directly opposite the terminal. The medium-stay lot, just beyond, offers 15 minutes free parking for picking up or dropping off passengers. The long-term lots are located furthest from the terminal and offer the cheapest daily and weekly rates. Discounted rates are available for bookings made via the airport website.
- Website: www.newcastleairport.com