45 Market Place
0191 427 1818
Get Here by Car
The Word Car Park has free parking for up to 3 hours (please make sure to get a ticket).
The car park has 40 spaces, including 7 disabled spaces.
This is also ample parking available at The Customs House and Asda. Both car parks are within 5 minutes walking distance.
Get here by Bike
There are covered bike racks next to The Word Car Park.
Get Here by Public Transport
Services from Sunderland, Cleadon, Whitburn, Jarrow, Gateshead and Newcastle all terminate close to the Market Place. The Word is visible from Market Place.
Closest Metro is South Shields. Leave the Metro Station and turn left onto King Street. Head towards Market Place.
From South Shields Ferry Landing head towards South Shields Town Centre. The Word is visible from the Ferry Landing.