Travel Links

Bike Users Group provides information about cycling for University staff and students.

Bike Right is free cycling training for anyone over 16 who works, studies or lives in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Commonwheels is a service providing an electric car which is available for staff use.

Cyclescheme is a government initiative to enable more people to cycle to work.

Cyclestreets is a cycle route planning site where you can plan journeys taking into account your cycling speed.

Go Smarter to Work provides information on the information and help available to staff through the University about sustainable travel.

Estate Support Service can provide you with University car parking information, discounted travel information, car sharing permit information and details of cycling infrastructure on campus

M. Steel Cycles is Newcastle’s longest established bike shop, located in South Gosforth.

Newcastle City Council contains lots of local information for cyclists including advice, cycling parking spaces and new proposed routes, as well as up to date information about travel plans.

Nexus provides links for metro, bus, rail and ferry travel, including discounts, timetables, maps and ticket buying services.

Phoenix Taxis are available to the University, providing an electric car service.

Recyke y’ Bike is a volunteer community project selling spares and second-hand bikes every Saturday.

Sharesmarter is a Tyne and Wear focused car share database.

Sustrans is a charity aimed at helping to make more environmentally friendly transport choices including honest cycling and public transport information.

The Cycle Hub is a café, bike shop, repair workshop and bike hire shop all in one.

Travel Line is a site providing local public transport information and timetables.

Travel Line also has a specific route planner page where you can work out how to get from A to B using public transport.

WalkIt is a site and application allowing the planning of walking routes, telling the user the amount of steps taken and calories burnt as well.