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About Newcastle Airport (NCL)
Woolsington, Newcastle upon Tyne NE13 8BZ
0871 882 1121
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Newcastle Airport (IATA: NCL, ICAO: EGNT), is an airport serving the Newcastle area in United Kingdom. Scroll down or click here to see what Newcastle Airport shops, bars, restaurants, cafes, and facilities we have in our Duty Free Information 2022 Database. Currently in our database we have information on 19 shops, 0 cafes, and 1 restaurants at Newcastle Airport. If you believe this data is out of date or incorrect in any way, please contact us and we will get our team of researchers to correct our data.
It is the primary airport of NE England and has one 2,329 meter asphalt runway where 50,688 aircraft movements took place in 2019. In addition to freight, mail and corporate flights, over 5 million passengers passed through the terminal doors in 2019.
NCL began as a grass runway with a hanger in 1935, but in 1967, a new runway and terminal were constructed, as well as a new air traffic control tower. By the 1970s, almost a million passengers passed through the gates, and by the 2000s, it was time for a renovated terminal to handle the 5 million-plus travelers using the airport. It has both seasonal and regularly scheduled flights, including a non-stop to Dubai.
There are several parking options for travelers, like long- and short-term parking and premium parking in a secure parking facility and courtesy parking. Travel to and from the airport can be found on the metro or by rental cars.
How far away is Newcastle Airport from from the centre of Newcastle?
It takes approximately 13 mins to drive the 6.5 mi (10.5 kilometres) between the centre of Newcastle and Newcastle Airport, making it accessible enough to facilitate and accommodate any travel plans. Make sure you arrive in time to take the opportunity to explore the duty-free shopping opportunities located inside NCL airport, where you can purchase exclusive perfumes and colognes, cigarattes, alcohol, food items, confectionery, and souvenirs from United Kingdom.
What are the parking options at Newcastle Airport?
External parking options are available. Don't forget that you can also opt to leave your car at home, thanks to the many public transportation alternatives that can take you to and from Newcastle Airport.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is there to do upon arrival at Newcastle Airport?
Once you arrive at the airport, you have the option to fuel up for your journey ahead by grabbing a bite to eat at any of the 1 available restaurants and cafes, or why not head straight for the duty-free shopping opportunities at the 19 different shops around Newcastle Airport? Get a last-minute gift for a loved one, or spoil yourself with a well-deserved souvenir from your trip.
Newcastle Airport shops, restaurants, and facilities
Shops, bars, restaurants, cafes, and facilities at Newcastle Airport include:
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What airlines operate passenger services out of Newcastle Airport?
The following airlines all fly passenger services out of Newcastle Airport:
Duty Free Allowance at Newcastle Airport
If you are travelling to United Kingdom from a country within the EU, then you can bring in an unlimited amount of goods that you have bought in that country as long as the price you paid included tax and the goods are for your own personal use (this also includes items that you intend to be gifts).
What are the limits on duty free cigarettes/alcohol at Newcastle Airport from inside the EU
Despite there not being a limit on the amount of alcoholic and tobacco goods that you can bring in from a country in the EU, if you have goods that are more than the following guidelines, then there is a good chance that you will be questioned by a Customs Officer about what you intend to do with the goods:
- 800 cigarettes, 200 cigars, or 1 kg of tobacco
- 110 litres of beer
- 10 litres of spirits
- 90 litres of wine
- 20 litres of fortified wine
What are the limits on duty free cigarettes/alcohol at Newcastle Airport from outside the EU
If you are entering United Kingdom from a country outside of the EU, then your allowance changes to the amounts listed below. Again, these must be for your own personal use. If you intend to sell the goods or if you go over these allowances, then you may have to pay duty and/or tax).
- 200 cigarettes, 100 cigarillos, 50 cigars, or 250g of tobacco
- 4 litres of still wine
- 1 litre of alcohol over 22% volume or 2 litres of alcohol less than 22% volume
- 16 litres of beer
- up to £390 worth of all other goods
Latest articles about Newcastle Airport
Ryanair has marked the opening of its new base at Newcastle. The low-cost carrier will base two aircraft at the airport, claiming this will create around 60 jobs. Ryanair will also launch its biggest ever schedule from the airport, including a total of 19 routes. Of these, ten are new summer routes to the likes […]
UK. Dixons Carphone is to close its airport business under the Dixons Travel name, citing the ending of airside tax free shopping by the UK government as a key reason. In a trading update today, the company said: “We do not expect passenger numbers to recover sufficiently to compensate for the removal of airside tax-free […]
UK. Newcastle International Airport’s World Duty Free Sale will be open to the public between 21-24 November. Discounts up to -50% off on luxury brand fragrances, handbags, watches and toys are available at an event which promotes the duty free offer at the airport. Customers don’t need to board a plane to access the sale, […]
Molton Brown, London’s fragrance experts, is launching an exciting new fragrance collection into the P&C market, in the lead up to Mother’s Day on 31 March. Suede Orris will debut in travel retail stores in the UK on 6 March; on the same day as in the wider market but with a travel retail exclusive […]
Newcastle International Airport (IATA: NCL) has launched its vision for the future with its Masterplan 2035, and started a consultation aimed at getting the views of the public and stakeholders. The airport says the draft plan sets out its goals for its centenary year and enable it to compete in the global economy whilst delivering […]
Newcastle International Airport has unveiled the progress on its new international arrival hall, which is on course to open ahead of the summer this year. The multi-million-pound investment in collaboration with UK Border Force, which will enhance the customer experience, sees the arrivals hall significantly expanded and improved and includes five brand new ePassport gates. […]