Getting to the Paul McCartney concert

Are you heading to McDonald Jones Stadium to see music royalty, Paul McCartney perform on Tuesday 24 October?

If you answered yes, Newcastle Transport will help you get there and back! 


Getting there

Free bus services will run at regular intervals from limited bus stops along six different routes to the stadium. Download Timetable here.

Return services will run for around one hour after the end of the show.

Gates open at 5.30pm, so arrive early to beat the crowds! For more information about the concert visit McDonald Jones Stadium.

  • Stadium shuttle 1 – Newcastle Interchange 
  • Stadium shuttle 2 – Charlestown/Kotara  with stops at Charlestown Square and Westfield Kotara. 
  • Stadium shuttle 3 – Glendale/Cardiff with stops at Stockland Glendale and Cardiff Station 
  • Stadium shuttle 4 – Wallsend/Jesmond with stops at Wallsend Library, Newcastle Road at Blue Gum Road and Newcastle Road.
  • Stadium shuttle 5 – Mayfield with stops at Wests Mayfield and Waratah Station.
  • Park & Ride  – with stops at Broadmeadow Station and Newcastle Entertainment Centre 

Use existing bus, light rail and ferry services to connect with the Stadium Event Shuttle. 

Getting home

Return shuttle services will run for around one hour after the end of the show.

Additional light rail services will run every 10 minutes from 7pm until midnight.

Additional ferry services will run until 1am.