Fawdon Metro station
|Fare zone information|
|Network One zone||2|
|Original (1979) zone||17|
|Opened||10 May 1981|
|Tyne and Wear Metro
List of Tyne and Wear Metro stations
The station is located where the Metro route crosses Fawdon Lane on an automatic open level crossing, the station platforms are located on opposite sides of the road. The inbound platform towards South Hylton/Park Lane is the site of the original Coxlodge station, which was in use between 1905 and 1929 on the Ponteland Railway. The station features the New Generation Ticket Machines installed by Nexus during Early to Mid 2012, as well as the Smart Card Readers for the Nexus Pop Card. Behind it is the site of the former 'Fawdon Park House' Housing Project. The Fawdon Park Centre, built in 1965 remains and is currently undergoing re-development.
- "Ponteland Light Railway & Darras Hall Branch". Northumbrian Railways. Retrieved 2008-04-26.
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|Preceding station||Tyne and Wear Metro||Following station|
towards South Hylton
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