Central Station Metro station

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English: Central Station 54°58′09″N 1°36′59″W / 54.9691°N 1.6163°W / 54.9691; -1.6163 (Central Station Metro station) is a station on the Green & Yellow Lines of the Tyne and Wear Metro, sited beneath Central Station, the main railway station in Newcastle.
Opened New
or converted
Number of platforms Track alignment Tyne & Wear metropolitan borough
15 November 1981 New 2 NNE-SSW Newcastle upon Tyne
An underground island platform and an underground station concourse beneath the mainline station building (underneath the taxi road along the front of the east side of the Neville Street mainline station frontage)
Platform no.
and position
of travel
Route Next
Platform 1
Southbound Monument Yellow Line to South Shields (stop 30 of 42) Gateshead
Green Line to South Hylton (stop 14 of 31)
Platform 2
Northbound Gateshead Yellow Line to St James (stop 13 of 42) Monument
Green Line to Airport (stop 18 of 31)
Station buildings
An entrance lobby is incorporated into part of the mainline station building along Neville Street
Steps, lift & escalator down from ground level from inside the mainline station building, and steps down from ground level from 2 outside entrances - one at the west end of the station's north frontage in Neville Street (with steps descending east to west), the other on the east side of the NNE-SSW Grainger Street near its southern end (with steps descending north to south)
Protection from the elements
Tunnel roofs

Outside entrances[edit]

Grainger Street entrance[edit]
Neville Street entrance[edit]

Mainline station entrance lobby[edit]

Ticket hall[edit]

Escalator to platform level[edit]

Platform level[edit]