Newcastle Falcons – Sunday 17th April, 3:00pm
Details updated on 31st March
Kingston Park is about a 10-15 minute walk from Bank Foot Metro station.
TRAIN: East Coast trains operate a direct service from London Kings Cross to Newcastle. A day trip is possible from London, with advance fares starting from £64 for the outward journey and £51 for the return leg. Journey times vary between 3½ and 4 hours.
A day trip is just about possible from Reading, travelling via London- advance fares are from £70.50 each way. However, please be aware that the first service of the day has a replacement bus between Reading and Twyford. The first service without replacement buses only gives an hour to get from central Newcastle to the stadium (which is ok provided the train is on time). Journey times are about 6 hours outwards and a little over 5 hours back.
There is a direct Metro service from Newcastle Central station to Bank Foot – a 2-zone Metro daysaver ticket is £3.90
COACH: National Express run a direct service from London Victoria to Newcastle, with fares from £15 out and £7 back. A day trip is not possible, but there are overnight coaches available for both outward and return journeys.
There are no direct coach services from Reading-Calcot and a day trip is not possible, journeys are available by changing at London Victoria, fares start from £38.45 for the outward journey and £23.60 for the homeward leg.
AIR: British Airways fly direct from Heathrow to Newcastle – a day trip is possible on the 9:25am flight out and the 8:30pm – flights are from £45 each way.
There is a direct Metro service from Newcastle Airport to Bank Foot – a 2-zone Metro daysaver ticket is £3.90
CAR: For those driving – see details from the Newcastle Falcon’s website – or put NE13 8AF into your SatNav.
Note: There is only limited match day parking available at the stadium and pay on the day parking cannot be guaranteed.
Useful Links: Tyne & Wear Metro.