Notice of road works north of the Tyne Tunnel

The A19, between the A1058 Coast Road / Silverlink junction and the A193 Howdon junction, will be closed overnight (8pm – 6am) southbound on Thursday 5th August and northbound on Friday 6th August to enable the Highways Agency to carry out resurfacing works to the carriageway. Traffic diversions will be in place.

This work is not being carried out by, or on behalf of, TT2 or the New Tyne Crossing project.

The Tyne Tunnel will remain open throughout these works.

For further information please click here for the Highways Agency Press Release

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

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and the A1 at Gateshead.
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