The BEST Seasons of Geordie Shore

Every season ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 26, 2019

Network: MTV (UK)

Geordie Shore is a reality television series, broadcast by MTV (UK and Ireland). Set in and around Newcastle upon Tyne, it is the British adaptation of American show Jersey Shore. Let's get mortal!

Season 3

#1 - Season 3

First Aired: Jun 26, 2012

The third series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne, began airing on 26 June 2012 on MTV. The series concluded on 28 August 2012 after 8 episodes and 2 specials including a best bits episode and an episode counting down the top 10 moments from the series. This series is also known as Chaos in Cancun as it is the only series to be filmed in Cancún, Mexico, and it is the last series to feature Jay Walker until his return in series 6 and Rebecca Walker. This series featured Vicky and Ricci's relationship on the rocks before they finally got engaged, Holly and James growing closer when James breaks his leg, and more bickering and flirting between Gaz and Charlotte.

star 8.92
12 votes
Season 5

#2 - Season 5

First Aired: Feb 19, 2013

The fifth series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne, began airing on 19 February 2013 on MTV. The series concluded on 16 April 2013 after 8 episodes and a special episode counting down the best bits from the series. This series was filmed in Newcastle upon Tyne with the cast visiting various locations around Europe, including Amsterdam, Barcelona, Prague and Tignes.

star 8.83
12 votes

#3 - Season 8

First Aired: Jul 22, 2014

The eighth series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne was confirmed in October 2013 after cast member Holly Hagan announced it on Twitter and is expected to air 22 July 2014.Filming began for this series on 25 March 2014. This series will be the first not to feature former cast member Sophie Kasaei after she was axed during the seventh series following a racial slur. All other cast members from the previous series return with the addition of new cast member Aaron Chalmers who had briefly appeared during series two of the show as a one-night stand of Holly's. In May 2014, Gaz announced that the series would begin in July.An exclusive first trailer for the series was released during an episode of Ex On The Beach on 3 June 2014. It was revealed on 10 June 2014 that another new cast member had joined, 21-year-old Kyle Christie.

star 8.50
10 votes
Season 4

#4 - Season 4

First Aired: Nov 6, 2012

The fourth series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne, began airing on 6 November 2012 on MTV. The series concluded on 18 December 2012 with a double bill after 8 episodes, the series ended on a double bill to avoid the final episode airing on Christmas Day. This was the first series to feature Daniel Thomas-Tuck and Scott Timlin and is the highest rated series to date with 4 episodes receiving over 1,000,000 viewers. The series includes Vicky and Ricci's ongoing arguments continue to the point of the engagement being temporarily called off, James leaving Holly distraught by the announcement of him having a girlfriend, and a huge bust-up between Vicky and Sophie which has the whole house divided.

star 8.45
11 votes
Season 6

#5 - Season 6

First Aired: Jul 9, 2013

The sixth series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne, began airing on 9 July 2013. Filming began for this series in April 2013 and concluded in May. This is the only series to be filmed in Australia and saw the return of former cast member Jay Gardner who had originally appeared in the show from series 1–3.The series began with the most viewed episode ever attracting 1,108,000, but was then beaten by the second episode with 1,133,000 viewers in total, however both figures were beaten later in the show's future, by many of the series 8 figures.

star 8.45
11 votes
Season 2

#6 - Season 2

First Aired: Jan 31, 2012

The second series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne, began airing on 31 January 2012 on MTV. The series concluded on 3 April 2012 after 8 episodes and 2 specials including a reunion show presented by Russell Kane and an episode counting down the best bits of the series. This was the first series to feature Rebecca Walker and Ricci Guarnaccio. The series featured Sophie and Joel's rocky relationship coming to an end, Vicky being torn between her boyfriend Dan and new cast member Ricci, Charlotte admitting she's finally had enough of seeing Gaz with other girls, and the beginning of Holly and James.

star 8.42
12 votes

#7 - Season 9

First Aired: Oct 28, 2014

The ninth series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne was confirmed on 12 July 2014, and began airing 28 October 2014. It was also announced that the cast would be travelling to Paris and Somerset. All cast members from the previous series returned. Ahead of the series launch, cast member Vicky Pattison announced that this would be her final series. She has featured in the show since the first series.

star 8.36
11 votes

#8 - Season 18

First Aired: Oct 16, 2018

star 8.33
3 votes

#9 - Season 10

First Aired: Apr 7, 2015

The tenth series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne was confirmed on 1 November 2014, and began airing on 7 April 2015. This will be the first series not to include original cast member Vicky Pattison after she departed at the end of the previous series. Ahead of the series it was confirmed that new cast members Chloe Etherington and Nathan Henry had joined the show.

star 8.30
10 votes
Season 1

#10 - Season 1

First Aired: May 24, 2011

The first series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne, began airing on 24 May 2011 on MTV. The series concluded on 12 July 2011 after 6 episodes and 2 specials including a reunion show hosted by Russell Kane and an episode counting down the best bits of the series. From 23 August 2011 until 30 August 2011, 2 Magaluf specials aired on MTV, however these episodes are featured on the series 2 DVD. The series included Holly's turbulent relationship with Dan coming to an end, the beginning of Gaz and Charlotte's ongoing love/hate relationship, and Jay and Vicky's rocky relationship. This was the only series to feature Greg Lake.

star 8.14
14 votes
Season 7

#11 - Season 7

First Aired: Sep 17, 2013

The seventh series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne, was announced on 5 July 2013 after cast members Holly Hagan and Vicky Pattison had been arrested for assault on a night out during filming. The series began on 17 September 2013, just three weeks after Series 6 had concluded. It was reported that filming for the series began on 26 June 2013 as the cast members had all been absent from Twitter since then. This was the last series to feature Sophie Kasaei after she was axed from the series following a racial slur. It was also the first series to feature Sophie's cousin, Marnie Simpson and included the brief return of Jay Gardner, who had previously featured in series one to three, and again during the sixth series for two episodes.

star 8.00
10 votes

#12 - Season 13

First Aired: Oct 25, 2016

The thirteenth series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne was confirmed on 23 May 2015 when it was confirmed that MTV had renewed the series for a further three series, the eleventh, twelfth and thirteenth. The series was filmed in June and July 2016 and began airing on 25 October 2016. This will be the first series not to include Charlotte Crosby since she made her exit during the previous series. It also features the full-time return of former cast members Sophie Kasaei and Kyle Christie, who previously made a brief return during the Big Birthday Battle anniversary series. This series was filmed in various party islands including Kavos, Ibiza and Magaluf. On 24 June 2016, it was reported that Chantelle Connelly had quit the show halfway through filming, resulting in this series being her final one. On 27 September 2016, the previous reports were were confirmed with the announcement that Chantelle Connelly had quit the show mid-series.

star 7.67
6 votes

#13 - Season 15

First Aired: Aug 29, 2017

It's BAAAACK After putting eight wanna be radgies through their paces in season 14, Geordie Shore is returning for its 15th series - and only one lucky newbie has made the cut. Abbie Holborn joins original cast members Gary Beadle and Sophie Kasaei, as well as ol' favourites Marnie Simpson, Chloe Ferry, Aaron Chalmers, Nathan Henry, Marty McKenna and Scotty T for the latest round of trouble making in the toon.

star 7.50
4 votes

#14 - Season 14

First Aired: Mar 28, 2017

Why-Aye! The Geordies are back home in Newcastle. It's gonna be another jaw-dropping season with new faces and new drama. Buzzin'!

star 7.40
5 votes

#15 - Season 16

First Aired: Jan 9, 2018

The Geordies are back, and with two new members. Steph annoys Marnie as she has "unfinished business" with old flame Aaron. And Chloe and Abbie compete for the new boy's affections.

star 7.40
5 votes

#16 - Season 12

First Aired: Mar 15, 2016

The twelfth series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne was confirmed on 23 May 2015 when it was confirmed that MTV had renewed the series for a further three series taking it up to the thirteenth series. The series was filmed in October and November 2015 and began airing on 15 March 2016. This will be the first series not to include Kyle Christie since he made his exit during the previous series, and will be the first to feature new cast members Chantelle Connelly and Marty McKenna, who had previously appeared during the third series of Ex on the Beach.

star 7.20
10 votes

#17 - Season 11

First Aired: Oct 20, 2015

The eleventh series of Geordie Shore, a British television programme based in Newcastle upon Tyne was confirmed on 23 May 2015 when it was confirmed that MTV had renewed the series for a further three series. The show began on 20 October 2015. This is the first series not to include original cast member James Tindale after he departed at the end of the previous series. Ahead of the series it was confirmed that the series would be filmed in Greece. In September 2015 when the series premiere was announced, it was confirmed that the cast members would air for 10 episodes, making it the longest series to date. It was also confirmed that the cast had travelled to Zante, Malia, Mykonos as well as Athens for the series.

star 7.15
13 votes

#18 - Season 17

First Aired: May 15, 2018

Geordie Shore has gone Down Under and we’ll soon get to see the results as the show returns to our screen with six new cast members and a shock return. It’s been seven years since the much talked about programme made its debut on MTV and for its SEVENTEENTH series, the lads and lasses have swapped the banks of the Tyne for Australia’s Gold Coast. A pampered and preened bunch of Aussies are on hand to show them how to party across the other side of the world.

star 6.67
3 votes