Newcastle Airport (NCL)
Newcastle Airport is located northwest of the city. The official name is Newcastle upon Tyne, but is often shortened to Newcastle. Newcastle Airport is located in the North of England and handles approximately 5 million passengers annually. Newcastle is a vibrant and diverse city, known for its nightlife, art, music and sports. Compact, attractive and friendly, it is one of England's core cities and is a hub of culture, architecture and business. Newcastle is a starting point for tours of the Northumberland coast and Hadrian's Wall. The city is also home to Geordie culture, with a rich heritage of folk music and dance and a dialect of its own.