**CLOSED**Gateshead, Metrocentre - Vision Express Opticians
Information:Please note, due to COVID19 this store is temporarily closed.
Store facilities and services
- Free eye tests
- Free contact lens trial
- Digital retinal photography
- Glasses repairs
- OCT 3D eye scan
The store is within the Metro Centre next to the Blue car park.
Metrocentre is on the A1, 3 miles south west of Newcastle Upon Tyne, west of Gateshead.
From the south - Travel along the A1(M) northbound. From the A1 Washington Services keep in left hand lanes at junction 65 then continue onto the A1 (signposted A1 Gateshead, Newcastle). Continue along the Gateshead Western Bypass. Branch left (signposted Metro Centre), then turn right onto Hollinside Road and cross the road bridge.
From the north - Join the A1 southbound heading towards Newcastle and Gateshead and follow signs for Metro Centre.
Sat Nav users should type in the post code NE11 9YG.
The Metro Centre is on the National Rail network and has its own train station.
It is a 7 minute journey from Newcastle Central Station with trains during the day around every 15 minutes, less frequently during evenings and on Sundays.
The Metro Centre has it’s own transport interchange, where the main services include the X66 from Gateshead Metro Interchange and the Metro Centre Shuttle 100 from Newcastle City Centre