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Gateshead: Away Guide

Posted by FC Halifax Town
Posted on Sun 27 Aug 2017
Posted in Away Guides


International Stadium, Neilson Road, Gateshead, NE10 0EF


0191 433 5700

Official website:

Distance and time from The Shay:

124 miles, 2 hours and 3 minutes (via A19)


Follow the M62 taking you towards Brighouse/Leeds until junction 29, where you take the left two lanes to take the M1 North exit to M621/Leeds, keeping left. Follow signs for Leeds (East) and then merge onto A1(M). You will stay on A1(M) until you take the A168 exit towards A19/Thirsk/Teeside. Continue onto A168 and then A19 turn left Newcastle Road/A184. Stay on Newcastle Road/A184 until come to the roundabout, taking the 2nd exit onto Abbotsford Road/A184. You will eventually see the stadium appear on your right. Turn right on Neilson Road, you will know when to turn right as you will see an Asda on your left hand side.

Last time we met competitively:

Gateshead 1-4 Halifax Town, November 21st, 2015

Admission prices:

Adult £15, concession £8, under-16 £3

Nearest Wetherspoons:

The Quayside, 35-37 Close, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3RN (1.5 miles)

Shaymen Down South Meeting Point:

The Schooner, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3AF

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