Getting here

Tips for travelling here

Canaletto (after) 1697-1768, Grand Canal, Venice, Looking Northeast from the Palazzo Balbi to the Rialto Bridge

By public transport

The Shipley Art Gallery is a twenty minute walk from Gateshead interchange for Metro and bus services and is on several bus routes.

For more information on public transport telephone the NEXUS traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit the traveline website.

Please support us in our Environmental programme of work and walk, cycle or use public transport whenever it’s possible for you to do so.

By bus

21 from Haymarket Bus station in Newcastle. Stops on Durham Road, just 2 minutes walk from the gallery

Q1 or Q2 from Newcastle Central Station, the Quayside and Gateshead Interchange. Stops directly opposite the gallery on Prince Consort Road.

Visit the Simply Go website for timetables


By car

The Shipley is off the main A167 road into Newcastle and there is limited, free street parking outside the Gallery.