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Newcastle Buses & Ferries
Buses will run via the Wickham Interchange as per Saturday schedule.
Extra services bus and regular ferry services to and from Newcastle and surrounding areas will be running throughout the day.
For timetables, travel plans, ticket and fare information call the Transport Infoline on 131 500 between 6.00am and 10.00pm seven days a week; interactive voice response 24 hours a day.
Normal train services to and from the Wickham Interchange will be running throughout the day as per normal schedules.
A taxi rank will be provided opposite to the Newcastle Station on Wharf Road where private vehicles can drop off and pickup from before, during and after the event.
It will be serviced by Newcastle Taxis and managed by traffic controller /security to ensure pedestrian safety and orderly set down / pickups.
Newcastle Taxis are aware of peak ingress and egress times for the event.
For Taxi Bookings Call: 133 300
If you do drive, there is a ‘Public Set Down Area’ opposite to the Newcastle Station on Wharf Road where private vehicles can drop off and pick up from before, during and after the event.
Please note that these areas will be managed by traffic controllers and are not parking bays. Please follow the instructions of the traffic controllers and police.
All pickups are advised to be planned from this point.