Commercial property in Gateshead
Transport links in Gateshead
Treated as one urban location Newcastle and Gateshead are served by a number of rail lines with direct trains running to major cities including Leeds, Edinburgh and London, arriving into Newcastle Central station, just over the River Tyne from Gateshead itself. London North Eastern Railway runs a line from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh, stopping at Newcastle. By car Newcastle and Gateshead are accessible via a number of major roads, including the A1(M), the A69, and the M6, travelling south. International flights arrive at nearby Newcastle International Airport, and the town is also close to the International Ferry Terminal at North Shields
Businesses/companies in Gateshead
The Gateshead Enterprise Zone scheme has already attracted a number of major businesses to the area -among the companies based in Gateshead are virtual reality tech specialist Oculus, international courier firm Fed Ex, and payments processing firm Worldpay. A £250 million development at Gateshead Quays, currently under way, is intended to stimulate further inward investment to the area.