Is South Shields ferry running?
The Shields Ferry runs every 30 minutes and it takes 7 minutes to cross the River Tyne. The service operates between 06:45-20:00hrs Monday-Wednesday, 06:45-22:50hrs Thursday-Saturday and 10:15-18:00hrs on Sunday.
Is there a ferry across the River Tyne?
The Shields Ferry operates across the River Tyne, England, between North Shields and South Shields. The service is operated by Nexus, the Tyne and Wear Passenger Transport Executive (PTE). It was known as the Market Place Ferry until takeover by the PTE in 1972.
Can you take dogs on the Shields Ferry?
Dogs can travel free on the Shields Ferry. For reasons of health and safety please ensure your dog is kept on a lead and is under control at all times.
What time is the last ferry from North Shields?
North Shields to South Shields
|Days||First crossings||Until last crossings|
|Monday to Wednesday||07:00, 07:30||20:00|
|Thursday to Saturday||07:00, 07:30||22:00, 22:30, 22:50|
Are Tyne and Wear metros running today?
There are no Metros running TODAY, 6am-6pm, South Gosforth-Heworth, replacement buses running. Allow extra time for your journey.
Can you pay by card on North Shields ferry?
Please note: payment can be made by card only. This ticket is also valid on bus service 333 (a shuttle service which operates as a link between North Shields ferry landing and North Shields Metro station). …
Where can I sail to from Newcastle?
Newcastle ferry port in England connects you with Amsterdam (Ijmuiden) in Holland with a choice of up to 7 ferry crossings per week. The duration of the Newcastle to Amsterdam crossing is from 15 hours 45 minutes and the crossing is operated by DFDS Seaways.
Can I take my dog on a ferry from UK to France?
Dogs, cats or ferrets are allowed on our ships, as long as they meet all the EU entry requirements and have a valid AHC or EU Pet Passport. For more details visit the gov.uk site.
Are dogs allowed on the Tyne and Wear Metro?
Dogs can travel free on Metro. Please keep your dog on a leash and ensure it is under control at all times. Please do not take your dog on the escalator, use the lift or stairs.
Is there parking at North Shields ferry terminal?
Car Parking The car park at North Shields is operated by Port of Tyne. On arrival, follow the signs for the secure car park, which is located on the right hand side as you drive down the road. From here the International Passenger Terminal is only a short walk.