Car Hire at Newcastle Near Railway Station
Find your perfect car hire at Newcastle Near Railway StationOne of Northern England’s most dynamic cities, Newcastle presents a lively arts scene with top theatres, museums and art galleries, alongside a thumping nightlife.
Make the most of your time in Newcastle and beyond with an Avis car hired near Newcastle railway station. Head to George Street and we’ll be waiting with the keys. Unlock your adventure.
Plan your journey from Newcastle Railway StationMany prime cultural sights lie on your doorstep, such as Newcastle Castle and the St Nicholas Cathedral. With its eye-catching mix of historic and ultra-modern attractions, Newcastle has an extremely interesting cityscape.
To learn more about the history of the city, visit the Discovery Museum. It’s also possible to understand Newcastle's intriguing past by simply driving around the city and studying the diverse architecture. For grand neoclassical buildings, head for Grey Street in Grainger Town – the historic heart of the city. This area is home to the magnificent Theatre Royal and also Grainger Market – a covered food market that was the largest in Europe when it started trading in the 19th century.
Venture down to Quayside on the River Tyne to appreciate some of Newcastle's most iconic architecture: its bridges. There are several along the river, including Tyne Bridge (built in the 1920s) and the contemporary Gateshead Millennium Bridge. Once an industrial centre, this dockland area has been redeveloped into a hip cultural hub with bars, restaurants, art galleries and music venues. The Sage Gateshead performing arts centre dominates the riverfront skyline.
Just 15 minutes from the city centre (via the A1) is the city’s most famous attraction: the Angel of the North. Designed by Antony Gormley, this impressive piece of public art stands at 20 metres tall and 54 metres wide.
All these sights and more are within easy reach from the comfort of your rental car.
Beyond NewcastleFrom historic sights to breathtaking natural landscapes, there’s much to explore in the regions surrounding Newcastle. All you need is your hire car.
Head north and within the hour you’ll hit the wild county of Northumberland, where top attractions like Alnwick Castle (featured in the Harry Potter movies) await. Boasting some of the most beautifully rugged beaches in Britain, the Northumberland coast is nothing short of spectacular. Warkworth and Alnmouth are two of the most popular, with their long stretches of golden sand.
The coastal town of South Shields presents a long list of attractions, including the South Shields Museum and Art Gallery, Marsden beach, the South and North Marine Parks and the Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum. All this can be reached in your rental car within just 25 minutes from central Newcastle.
Once your Avis car hire is organised, you’re free to explore Newcastle and its stunning surrounds at your leisure.