Directions to the Clinical Ageing Research Unit

Bus

The Unit is well served by buses from the city centre:

  • from Eldon Square (Blackett Street) use route 12 to Nuns Moor Road, or routes 39 and 40 to Westgate Road.
  • from Central Station use routes 10 or 38 to Westgate Road.

Rail

Newcastle Central Station is 5 minutes away by taxi or bus routes 10 or 38. Trains to London are frequent (at least hourly) and fast (journey time about 3 hours).

By Car

The Clinical Ageing Research Unit is situated on the Campus for Ageing and Vitality which is on Westgate Road (A69) to the west of Newcastle.

Enter the Campus for Ageing and Vitality site (old Newcastle General Hospital) from Westgate Road, drive past all the main hospital buildings then take the first right. Follow the signs to the Clinical Ageing Research Unit. Alternatively, enter the site via Nuns Moor Road.

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