The tunnels are currently open 24/7 but please be advised that the Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels will be closed between 17 August and 22 August 2022 for all users while essential maintenance takes place on both the North and South vertical lifts. The tunnels will reopen for users at 6am on 23 August.

Users are advised to make alternative arrangements throughout this period. A replacement bus service will operate to assist users throughout the six day closure between 6am and 10pm.

Please see the replacement bus timetable and pick up points for the North and South locations.

We apologise for the disruption to your journeys while the essential maintenance is carried out.