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TT2 - Tyne Tunnels
Feb. 14

Posted on 14 February, 2011

Emergency Services Road Test the Safest Tunnel in Britain

With the imminent commissioning of the second Tyne Tunnel for use by traffic, Tyne and Wear emergency services Read more...

TT2 - Tyne Tunnels
Jan. 5

Posted on 5 January, 2011

Motorist Information On: A185 Road Closure

A temporary road closure is required this month (January 2011) to enable highway works to be carried out Read more...

TT2 - Tyne Tunnels
Dec. 13

Posted on 13 December, 2010

Overnight Roadworks

Overnight road closures are required on short sections of the A19 north and south of the Tyne Tunnel Read more...

TT2 - Tyne Tunnels
Oct. 7

Posted on 7 October, 2010

Tunnel Refurbishment Gets Underway

The Tyne Tunnel will begin a major transformation next week (from Monday 11th October) as refurbishment of the Read more...

TT2 - Tyne Tunnels
Sep. 17

Posted on 17 September, 2010

Tyne Tunnel 2K International 10th Anniversary Race Results

The River God Tyne was behind athlete and artist Josh Cassidy this evening as he stormed to his Read more...

Tyne Tunnel tolls

Motorbikes, disabled toll Free
Car, Van or Bus
< 3m high
and 2 axles
LGV, Van or Bus
≥ 3m high or
3 axles or more

Avoid the congestion of Newcastle
and the A1 at Gateshead.
Choosing the
A19 Tyne Tunnels will save you time and

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