Cruise & Ferry


Stunning coastline, World Heritage sites, dramatic castles and cathedrals, and a vibrant city, all within an hour’s drive – no wonder the Port of Tyne is one of the UK’s most popular cruise and ferry ports.

We offer great connectivity and superb facilities for both turnaround calls and day/overnight visits at our award-winning International Passenger Terminal. And on top of all that – there’s the famously warm North East welcome!

Capable of accommodating over 95% of the global cruise ship fleet,  the Port of Tyne offers outstanding facilities for cruise vessels and passengers. Our trained tourist information colleagues welcome cruise ships and help passengers make the most of their visit.

Visitors are spoilt for choice – with cities, coast, countryside, castles and culture all within one hour drive of the port.

Key Facts

  • Two purpose-built, lock-free cruise berths
  • Handling cruise vessels up to 300m length
  • Terminal for up to 2,000 passengers in a turnaround call

Contact Us

Speak to our team, call +44 (0)330 024 0965 or send us a message.


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