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North Shields to Whitley Bay

From Saturday 13 April 2019, we're launching our NEW coastal open top service, the Seasider, between North Shields Ferry and Whitley Bay!


Where does it go and how often?

Departing from North Shields Ferry Landing, the Seasider takes in Tynemouth, Cullercoats and Whitley Bay.

The Seasider operates from 9:57am until 16:23pm every Saturday and Sunday, making 12 journeys each day, until mid-September.

Download the full Seasider timetable.


Hop on, hop off from £2.50

Single journeys on the Seasider are £2.50, or travel all day for £4.00!


On route attractions

  • Newly renovated Spanish City (restaurants, cafes, bars and markets)
  • English Heritage's Tynemouth Priory and Castle
  • Blue Reef Aquarium
  • Tynemouth Market
  • Storm Cellar, the north east's newest craft ale brewery


Special offers

To celebrate the launch, Seaside bus ticket holders are entitled to the following discounts:

  • £2.00 discount per adult (up to six people) at Blue Reef
  • 25% discount for adult tickets at Tynemouth Priory