Newcastle International is the North East’s largest airport with 4.6 million customers passing through its doors in 2014. It’s a jobs generator, supporting 3,000 on site and a further 5,000 across the region. Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, Northumberland, Durham, North and South Tyneside Councils own 51 per cent of the airport company. It connects to 80 destinations directly and provides access to a global network through London, Paris, Amsterdam, Brussels, Dublin and Dubai.
In 2013 and 2014 Which? readers voted Newcastle International Airport the best large airport. In 2015 Wanderlust Travel Awards named Newcastle international the Top UK Airport.
Comprehensive research conducted by beach holiday specialist On the Beach, has revealed that when the costs of essential airport products are compared at the UK’s busiest airports, Newcastle offers the very best value for...Read More
Newcastle International has been ranked the sixth best airport in Europe for customer satisfaction during the spring period. The North East’s largest airport, which benchmarks itself against other UK airports, performed best in its...Read More
With the school holidays almost underway, Newcastle International Airport prepares to welcome over one million passengers through its doors – with many travelling to all corners of the globe. Over one million inbound and...Read More
Loganair has announced it is introducing flights from Newcastle to the Norwegian coastal city of Bergen and the Channel Islands destination, Guernsey – bringing the carrier’s tally of routes at Newcastle Airport up to...Read More
Development work on Newcastle International Airport’s new ‘Premium Meet & Greet’ car park is now complete – and the facility is now open to the public. In December last year (2018), the Airport announced...Read More
Lufthansa has strengthened its commitment to the UK market with a new direct flight from Newcastle International Airport to Munich International Airport, available to book on lufthansa.com. Commencing operations from 3 February 2020, the...Read More
Newcastle International has launched a new inbound tourism website for the North East – which aims to increase the number of visitors to the region. As part of an innovative strategy, which has been...Read More
Newcastle International Airport has been named the best airport in Europe for the second year in a row. The North East airport tops the list for airports of its size in Europe – among those...Read More
A welcome arch designed to act as a gateway for travellers coming in and out of the region has been installed at Newcastle International Airport. The striking 33ft (10m) high archway stands over the...Read More
The North East’s largest airport and a local security, risk and crisis management consultancy have teamed up to provide bespoke security training programmes aimed at local and international clients. Newcastle International Airport and Darlington-based...Read More
The north east of England will gain a new double-daily direct air service to London City Airport from Newcastle with Flybe from Monday 7 January 2019. Eastern Airways, a franchise partner of Flybe, is...Read More
The Airport began a consultation period in May to get the views of the public and stakeholders on their Masterplan 2035. With the consultation period shortly coming to a close, the Airport is encouraging...Read More