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intu Metrocentre


intu Metrocentre is Europe's largest covered shopping and leisure centre - a must-visit destination which meets today's shoppers' increased expectations for a day-out, thanks to its blend of world-class shopping and dining.

Alongside much-loved brands, the ongoing investment programme has created an exclusive new aspirational retail experience, Platinum Mall at intu Metrocentre – where designer brands can be found in a designer setting.

The extension of the Qube dining and leisure area has attracted several top restaurants encouraging day-long dining – from a quick bite to eat to a three-course meal.

intu Metrocentre has a fun free Kids' Club with competitions, events and exclusive offers. Visitors keen to indulge in leisure activities; a 12 screen Odeon IMAX cinema and Namco Funscape, an entertainment centre with ten-pin bowling, arcade games and children's soft play, are firm favourites for families and couples alike. 

The centre hosts over 300 shops including major department stores such as Debenhams and House of Fraser and is anchored by Primark, Next, Wilko and Marks and Spencer. In addition, the unique contrast of smaller independent stores which can be found in The Village and The Forum guarantees that you can find that unique or unusual gift for everyone. intu Metrocentre really has something for everyone.

Getting to intu Metrocentre

Travelling to intu Metrocentre could not be easier with almost 10,000 free car parking spaces, a Public Transport Interchange, a train station and a coach park which can accommodate up to 350 coaches. intu Metrocentre is in easy reach of Newcastle City Centre, you can reach it by rail from Newcastle Central station or on the Stagecoach 100 bus which runs every 8 - 12 minutes during the day from various locations in the centre of Newcastle to intu Metrocentre.

There a number of bus services which will take you from Newcastle and Gateshead to intu Metrocentre for shopping, leisure and eating out. The Stagecoach bus 100, Go North East Ten (10) and Red Kite (45/46/47) bus services are fast, frequent and convenient with services leaving Newcastle City Centre daily. A day rider ticket costs between £3.50 - £3.90.

Go North East bus X66 takes 10 minutes and is the fastest way to get from Gateshead Interchange to intu Metrocentre.

Plan your visit to intu Metrocentre and find out the latest news and events at

Opening Times

intu Metrocentre (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Dates and times may be subject to change



Map & Directions

Road Directions

Intu Metrocentre is three miles south west of Newcastle on the A1 and has 10,000 FREE car parking spaces

Public Transport Directions

Intu Metrocentre has an on-site Bus and rail station with quick, direct links to Newcastle, Gateshead and around the region.

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  • On-Site café/restaurant

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted
  • Max group size - 999
  • Min group size - 10

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • No Smoking Attraction

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed Towards Students / Youth


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