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You can reach Bamburgh by car and by Public Transport, using the train and local bus service.

By car

We are 53 miles North of Newcastle on the A1 take the B1342 turning at Belford for Bamburgh, look for the grain silos and turn right.
From Edinburgh it’s 73 miles down the A1 then again the B1342 to Bamburgh.

All day parking is available at £2 per car and gives you access to the beach and village as well.

Public transport

Take a train to Berwick-upon-Tweed then a bus, there is a choice so visit for current train and bus times. You get off the bus at the foot of the castle.

By bus: A regular bus services is in operation. Run by Arriva and Travelsure the main route numbers are 500, 501, 505, 515, 401 and 411.

By rail: The nearest train stations are Chathill (six miles) Berwick upon Tweed (21 miles) and Alnmouth (22 miles).

Postcode: NE69 7DF

OS Map Ref: NU184 351




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