Gateshead International Stadium


Gateshead International Stadium is the third largest stadium in Tyne and Wear, with a capacity of 11,800 people.

It is home to various sports clubs, including Gateshead FC and Gateshead Harriers. Historically, it was home to both Gateshead Thunder and Gateshead Senators.

The stadium has been, and still is, host to many great national and international sporting events, including athletics, rugby and football. Five world records have been set at the stadium, including two by pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva and a tied 100 metres record by Asafa Powell in 2006.

Over the years, it’s also been the main stage for major rock and pop concerts, hosting such famous faces as Bon Jovi, Tina Turner, Van Halen, Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart and more.

Gateshead International Stadium is also part of GO Gateshead, one of the region’s leading gym, swim and exercise class providers.

The centre offers fantastic facilities, including:

- Gym

- Sports hall

- Outdoor athletics track and field

- Indoor athletics hall

- Five outdoor pitches

- Steam room

- Sauna

- Wi-Fi

- Room hire

- Car charging point

Opening Times

Gateshead International Stadium (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change



Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Gateshead International StadiumFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). Take the A167 to Gateshead centre then the A184 to the Stadium.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Gateshead Stadium.

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  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing loop in reception only. Minicom.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Lounge bar with catering facilities.

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.Depend upon events program.
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 200
  • Min group size - 10
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups


Gateshead Leisure Centre, Gateshead

Wednesday, 1st January 2020 - Thursday, 31st December 2020

Bubble Football
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Sunday, 16th August 2020 - Sunday, 16th August 2020

Müller Grand Prix at Gateshead International Stadium
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