How To Find Us

City Hall

Getting here

We are in the heart of Newcastle, easily accessible by public transport and with a number of car parks close by.

Northumberland Road
Newcastle upon Tyne


NCP operate a number of car parks close to the City Hall, and spaces can be pre-booked.  You can also pick up a discount voucher at the City Hall Box Office on the evening of the event for the NCP car park on John Dobson Street, which will bring your rate to £5.50.

John Dobson Street is open until 11.29pm and Carliol Square (which has pedestrian access onto Pilgrim Street) is open 24hrs.

There is free parking after 5pm in selected Newcastle City Council-owned car parks as part of NE1's Alive After Five scheme. Click here for more information. 

There are two parking spaces for blue badge holders on Northumberland Road. Most parking meters in the local vicinity are free to blue badge holders.

Alight at Haymarket Metro Station and follow the signs for the City Hall. We are less than 5 minute's walk from the Metro entrance on Northumberland Street.
To plan your route, or for more information, visit Nexus

Please note that the scheme enabling customers to travel to and from Theatre Royal for free on the Metro does NOT apply to performances at the City Hall.


City Hall is only 15 minutes' walk from Newcastle Central Station.
National Rail Enquiries


City Hall is only 5-10 minutes' walk from Haymarket and Eldon Square bus stations and many major bus routes pass near City Hall.

Sea Port

Car ferry services operate direct to Tyneside from Scandinavia and Germany.
DFDS Seaways

Newcastle Airport offers fast access to the city by car, Metro and bus
Newcastle International