Bus Diverions & Roadworks

Date/Time From:

20th July 2017

Date/Time To:

March 2018

Operators Affected:

Arriva/Central Taxis/Stagecoach

Route(s) Affected:

18, 18/18A, 38, 54, 118, X7, X8 & X63


From Thursday 20th July, Killingworth Road, Gosforth, will be closed to all traffic between South Gosforth Roundabout and West Farm Avenue until March 2018 whilst work takes place to widen the road and replace the Metro Bridge.  Arriva routes 54, X7 & X8, Nexus/Central Taxis routes 18 & 18A, and Stagecoach routes 18, 38, 118 & X63 will be diverted via Four Lane Ends.  Details of the alternative routes and stopping locations are set out on the attached file.  Please note that some of these services will also operate to a revised timetable.

Additional Resources:

Killingworth Diversions Guide (Until 17th March 2018)

Killingworth Diversions Guide (From 18th March 2018)