Tech Talent 2018 is located at the Crowne Plaza, Newcastle, just a two-minute walk from Newcastle Central train and Metro station. We’re just on the edge of the city centre (easily walkable in 5 or 10 minutes).
Newcastle Central Station has passenger rail connections to all of the UK’s main cities and towns, with trains to London in less than three hours, and Edinburgh in an hour and a half. The Metro light rail system connects Newcastle, North Tyneside, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland.
Take local bus services to Central Station.
Northern Rail offer local and regional trains to Newcastle from destinations across the North of England. First TransPennine Express offer trains to Newcastle from most major cities in the North of England. All public travel information including rail links and bus and Metro timetables is available from Nexus or Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.
Parking is available at the Stevenson Car Park.
Head east/west along the A1 past Lobley Hill. Merge onto the A184 and head east towards the A6082 (Redheugh Bridge). Slight left at A695/Scotswood Road. Head south toward A695/Plummer Street. Turn left at A695/Railway Street.
Newcastle International Airport is just six miles from the city centre (15 minutes by car) and has connecting scheduled flights to all major UK airports.