Longbenton is located around three miles from Newcastle
City Centre and has brilliant transport links thanks to the many
buses and regular Metros servicing Four Lane Ends transport
Benton Road is the main commercial street bordering Longbenton
and the area of High Heaton. Amenities on this street include a
Tesco Express and petrol garage, an opticians, pharmacies, a
butcher, doctors surgeries, several sandwich shops and a large Kwik
Fit garage. There is also a Fitness First Gym and a large
Sainsbury's further down the road which all make Longbenton
perfectly positioned for all the local amenities you could
Longbenton benefits from fantastic transport links. The nearby
Four Lane Ends transport interchange at the top of Benton Road and
Benton Park Road is a busy interchange servicing the whole area.
Here you will find a park and ride service and regular Metros
and buses taking you all over Newcastle. There is also a Nexus
travelshop here where you can pick up timetables and information
about transport in Newcastle as well as being able to buy or renew
travel passes. An alternative Metro station in the area is
Longbenton which gives easy access to the Freeman Hospital.
With many local schools, sixth forms and colleges in the area
along with the HM Revenue & Customs and the Department of
Work and Pensions Ministry, buisness parks such as Quorum and
Tyneview Park within easy reach and great transport links to all
over Newcastle Upon Tyne, living in Longbenton is great for both
families and professionals.
For students studying at Northumbria University's Coach Lane
Campus, living in Longbenton is very convenient as the
campus can be reached on foot.