Where can I cruise to from Newcastle?
Unlock the beauty of the British Isles from Newcastle with ease, as you coast around the UK’s shores taking in locations like the Scottish Highlands and Isles, Northern Ireland and the Isles of Scilly. A cruise around the UK can reveal some of the most breathtaking parts of Britain and is the ultimate experience for those who want to fall more in love with their home country.
Another place of beauty and one of the most popular cruise destinations in the world are the Norwegian Fjords. Only a short trip across the North Sea when you depart from Newcastle, weave between towering mountains through silent waterways and discover Viking heritage, unique culture and the true beauty of Mother Nature.
Prefer something a little warmer for your no-fly cruise holiday? Traverse the English Channel to access cruises to France and Spain for some Mediterranean warmth. Perfect for culture-seekers; travel to famous wine-making regions, art galleries & museums and destinations oozing with romance.
How to get to Newcastle Cruise Terminal
Port of Tyne International Passenger Terminal,
Cobledene, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE29 6EE.
The Port of Tyne is easy to get to for anyone departing from Newcastle on a cruise. Newcastle is also a fully accessible terminal so disabled guests and wheelchair users can have peace of mind there will be no challenges when arriving. If you have questions about accessibility, learn more about our partnership with Mobility at Sea.
If you plan to arrive by rail, Percy Main is the closest Metro Station to the terminal (at a 20-minute walk) and there is a bus connection available from here to the Royal Quays Shopping Outlet which sits right next to the cruise terminal. Alternatively, if you are arriving by national rail, you can expect a taxi ride of approximately 20 minutes from Newcastle Railway Station in the city centre.
Planning on arriving by car? The port has direct links to the national motorway network and is easy to access from all parts of the UK. Once you arrive, there is secure parking only a few minutes from the International Passenger Terminal. Please note: this parking must be pre-booked, and you’ll receive a ticket upon entry which you should keep on your person, not in your car.
Sailing with Ambassador
As the first British cruise line to launch in over a decade, we pride ourselves on creating an unforgettable experience for all who sail with us. Expect everything you already love about traditional cruising with a modern twist, and, with a high guest-to-space ratio, you’ll always feel relaxed and carefree. Plus, exceptional service and facilities onboard both of our cruise ships allow you to enjoy every moment of travel.