CitySightseeing NewcastleGateshead

Newcastle-Gateshead City Sightseeing tours – hop on, hop off!

Hop on and off Stagecoach’s open-top City Sightseeing buses in Newcastle and Gateshead. Our NewcastleGateshead sightseeing tour will show you all the sights and sounds of this vibrant North East area. The main stop is outside Newcastle Central Station but you can join the tour anywhere on its route.


The tour

Your ticket is valid for twenty four hours from when you first buy it. This means there’s plenty of time to hop on and off the open-top bus to see lots of attractions in this lively and beautiful area.

Take a look at our Newcastle-Gateshead City Sightseeing tour map and bus stops  to find what you can see on route. Highlights of the tour include:

  • Quayside – stroll along the Tyne and see the magnificent Gateshead Millennium Bridge
  • Great North Museum – hop off at Claremont Road for some history and culture
  • Baltic – visit the biggest art space of its kind in the world
  • Sage Gateshead– watch a performance at this international centre for music
  • St James’ Park football ground – take a tour of Newcastle United’s home
  • Eldon Square – browse an enviable array of shops and boutiques

Find out about all of Newcastle-Gateshead’s attractions .


When the tours run

Newcastle-Gateshead City Sightseeing tours are available: 

  • Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays ONLY between Sunday 9 April 2017 and Saturday 28 October 2017
  • Daily between Sunday 2 July 2017 and Saturday 16 September 2017
  • (no service on Great North Run Day, Sunday 10 September 2017)

Tours start at 10:30 and leave at least every hour until 14:30. 

See the full timetable

How much the tours cost

The prices of our tours are:

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  Pounds   Euros*
Adult   £8.00
 Child (5-15 years)
 Senior/ student
 Family + (2 adults and up to 3 children)

* Euro prices can vary according to exchange rates. We may not always be able to give you change in Euros.

Local fares are also available between all stops of the City Sightseeing tour. If you already have a:

  • Stagecoach adult ticket – get £1 off a City Sightseeing full price adult ticket
  • Stagecoach child ticket – get 50p off a City Sightseeing full price child ticket

Simply buy your City Sightseeing ticket from the driver.