|Address||Woolsington, NE13 8BZ, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, United Kingdom|
|Telephone||0871 882 1121 or 0871 882 1131 (flight information)|
|Number of terminals||1|
|Time zone||GMT (Please note: daylight savings time may apply between certain dates - please check local sources)|
|Location||Newcastle International Airport is located 10km (6 miles) northwest of Newcastle.|
|Country dialling code||44|
|Airport news||A new on-site hotel has recently opened at Newcastle International Airport featuring 126 rooms, fitness centre and conference facilities. It is operated by Novotel.|
|Driving directions||The A1 connects with the A696, which leads directly to Newcastle International Airport. The airport is well-signposted from Newcastle city centre.|
|Car rental||Alamo, Avis, Europcar, Hertz and National are all represented at Newcastle International Airport, with desks opposite Domestic Arrivals on the ground floor of the terminal building, open 24 hours a day.|
|Public transport and taxis||Bus: Several bus routes run between Newcastle International Airport and Eldon Square Bus Concourse in the city centre (journey time: 30 minutes; fare: EUR 2.20), including buses X77, X78 and X79. For more information, contact Traveline (tel: 0871 200 2233; www.travelinenortheast.info).
Taxi: the Airport Taxi Association (tel: (0191) 214 6969; www.airport-taxis.co.uk) operates taxis; these can be hired at a desk within the terminal building. Chauffeured executive cars, MPVs and luxury coaches are offered by Parkers Execulink (tel: (0333) 666 1777; www.parkersexeculink.com). Taxi fares into the city start at around EUR 45.
Metro: the city underground Metro system (tel: (0191) 203 3199; www.nexus.org.uk/metro) connects Newcastle International Airport directly with 60 other Metro stations in the Tyne and Wear region, along with mainline rail services at Newcastle Central Station (journey time: 25 minutes; fare: EUR 3.10).
|Car parking||Both long and short-term parking are provided, with a 24-hour courtesy shuttle bus operating between the long-term car park and the terminal; the short-term car park is immediately opposite the terminal. A direct telephone pre-booking service and an online booking service are available enabling passengers to save money on parking costs (tel: (0191) 214 4341).|
|Information and help desks||The information desk is located on the ground floor of the terminal and is open 24 hours a day.|
|Airport Facilities||Money and communications: a bank, bureaux de change and ATMs are available. Telephones can be found throughout Newcastle International Airport and there is an Internet Lounge in the Departures lounge. |
Eating and drinking: there is a café, a pub and a bakery landside, while a fast-food restaurant, a bar, a café and a deli-bakery can be found airside (travelling passengers only).
Shopping: many new shops opened at Newcastle International Airport in 2007. These now include shops selling fashion and sportswear, as well as accessories, books and magazines, electronics and more. There is also a chemist. Duty-free is available. Duty-free goods can be pre-ordered online via Newcastle International Airport's website.
Luggage: 24-hour left luggage (tel: (0191) 214 3382) and lost property are available (tel: (0191) 214 3367), as well as a free porter service.
Other facilities: these include baby care facilities, play areas, an entertainment area with children’s rides and video games, a travel agent and a 24-hour chaplaincy.
|Conference and business facilities||The Servisair Executive Lounge is open to all passengers for a fee, with credit card telephone, fax and internet facilities available. There is also a British Airways Lounge equipped with a business centre area. For conference facilities, contact the nearby Doubletree by Hilton Newcastle International Airport hotel (tel: (01661) 824 266; doubletree3.hilton.com), which offers five meeting rooms with capacity up to 220 delegates.|
|Disabled facilities||Disabled toilets, lifts and reserved car parking spaces are all provided. There are wheelchairs and specialist vehicles within the terminal for access to the aircraft. A TDD phone for hearing-impaired passengers is available on the main concourse opposite the information desk; there is also an induction loop system in various areas, and a Minicom telephone at the information desk. Assistants are available on request and a number of airport staff are trained in the use of sign language. Those requiring assistance should contact the airport in advance.|
|Airport hotels||There are a number of hotels either at or close to the airport, the closest and newest being the Doubletree by Hilton Newcastle International Airport, which is within walking distance of the terminal. Our Newcastle International Airport guide includes the following hotels:
Britannia Newcastle Airport Hotel
Britannia Newcastle Airport Hotel is within walking distance of the terminal. Free wi-fi internet access is provided in the public areas; there is also meeting/event space and on-site dining.
Tel: 0871 222 0028
Newcastle Airport Premier Travel Inn
Offering on-site dining, meeting space and wi-fi internet access, the Newcastle Airport Premier Travel Inn is within walking distance of Newcastle International Airport.
Tel: 0871 527 8796
Premier Travel Inn Newcastle Airport South
Premier Travel Inn Newcastle Airport South is located less than 1.6km (1 mile) from Newcastle International Airport. Free parking is available on-site, as is a pub/restaurant.
Callerton Lane Ends
Tel: 0870 197 7190
Novotel Newcastle Airport
The 3-star Novotel Newcastle Airport has 126 rooms and is connected to the terminal (which is five minutes away) by a regular shuttle service. The property offers an indoor pool with a sauna, five meeting rooms and a restaurant.
Tel: (0191) 214 0303
Doubletree by Hilton Newcastle International Airport
Immediately adjacent to the airport, this property has a fully equipped gymnasium, business centre and function/meeting space. There is an on-site Italian-style restaurant and a buffet breakfast is offered.
Tel: (01661) 824 266
|Full airport name||Newcastle Airport|