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OVO Energy Tour of Britain spectator guide – Gateshead

Tour of Britain Gateshead

Attending the OVO Energy Tour of Britain stage start in Gateshead on Tuesday 10 September? Plan your day with our handy spectator guide.

Attending the OVO Energy Tour of Britain stage start in Gateshead on Tuesday 10 September? Plan your day with our handy spectator guide.

Britain’s biggest and most prestigious cycle race heads to the North East on day four of the 2019 event. Please consider the following information when planning your journey ahead of race day.

Click here to download this guide as a PDF.

*** REMEMBER: stage three of the 2019 OVO Energy Tour of Britain finishes on Grey Street, Newcastle, on Monday 9 September! ***

Accessibility

RAIL: Served by LNER, CrossCountry, Transpennine Express and Northern Trains, Newcastle station is approximately a 20-minute walk from the stage four start.

nationalrail.co.uk

METRO: Gateshead station is a 15-minute walk away from the stage start on South Shore Road.

nexus.org

BUS: Gateshead Interchange is the main bus hub and is a 15-minute walk from the stage start.

nexus.org

CAR PARKING: Parking is available at Quarryfield Road car park (NE8 3AE). Spectators MUST be parked no later than 10:15 – access will be restricted after this.

Road closures

South Shore Road on Gateshead Quays will close to traffic at 20:00 on Monday 9 September. Access to car parks on Mill Road and South Shore Road will also be restricted from this time.

Downloads and links

Click here to visit the stage four hub | Click here to download this guide as a PDF.

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