Gateshead Metro station

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English: Gateshead 54°57′42″N 1°36′15″W / 54.9617°N 1.6041°W / 54.9617; -1.6041 is a station on the Green & Yellow Lines of the Tyne and Wear Metro. It is part of the Gateshead Interchange in Gateshead town centre.
Opened New
or converted
Number of platforms Track alignment Tyne & Wear metropolitan borough
15 November 1981 New 2 E-W Gateshead
Layout
An underground island platform below an intermediate underground level, beneath a ground level ticket hall in the interchange building
Platform no.
and position
Direction
of travel
Previous
stop
Route Next
stop
Platform 1
North
Eastbound Central Station Yellow Line to South Shields (stop 31 of 42) Gateshead Stadium
Green Line to South Hylton (stop 15 of 31)
Platform 2
South
Westbound Gateshead Stadium Yellow Line to St James (stop 12 of 42) Central Station
Green Line to Airport (stop 17 of 31)
Notes
None
Station buildings
Integrated at the bottom of a high rise brown brick building, with a modern brick/glass bus station to the west
Access
Main ground level entrances from West Street beyond the north and south ends of the high rise
Protection from the elements
Tunnel roofs
Interchanges
bus