Soccerbus is a direct link between the Metrocentre and St James’ Park on Newcastle United home match days, offering a convenient Park & Ride service and easy access to the stadium for everyone.

  • Runs for all Newcastle United first team home matches during the 2013/14 football season.
  • The first bus leaves the Metrocentre (Coach Park) two hours before each match. Buses then run at frequent intervals until the last departure 15 minutes before the scheduled kick-off time.
  • Buses return from St James’ Park at frequent intervals after each match. The last bus leaves one hour after the final whistle.
  • Free parking in dedicated spaces at the Metrocentre Coach Park – an attendant is on hand to guide you to the reserved parking spaces.
  • Open to everyone, offering direct access to the stadium before/after each match.

Bus Stops

  • Soccerbus stops at the Metrocentre Coach Park and on Barrack Road, behind the Milburn Stand, at St James’ Park

Tickets and Fares

  • Flat single fares apply, which are £1 for adults and 50p for children.
  • Magpie Movers are valid on this service, but no other tickets can be used (which includes Network One travel cards, Buzzfare, Get Around and English national concessionary passes).
  • No charge for parking – just pay as you board the bus.

Extra buses on evenings

  • Additional buses run for evening home games on the following services; 21, 58,  97, X10, X31 and X40.
No. Service Places Served Downloads
X50 Soccerbus Metrocentre Coach Park - Newcastle Barrack Road

X50 Soccerbus 2013/2014

Help and Advice

  • We want you to enjoy using our services and we are working hard to make sure you find them easy and reliable to use.
  • You can speak to Michael Edwards, our Service Delivery Manager for Soccerbus, who will be out and about on the buses.
  • Our customer services team can be contacted by email at or telephone on 0845 6060260

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