Bamburgh is set in beautiful Northumberland countryside, approximately midway between Berwick upon Tweed and Alnwick  (and some sixteen miles from both).  It is 39 miles from the nearest airport (Newcastle) and 4.4 miles from the nearest railway station (Chathill).  For InterCity services, residents must first travel to Alnmouth or Berwick upon Tweed.

Our address is:

Greystead, 32 Front Street, BAMBURGH, NE69 7BJ


BY CAR Travelling northbound on the A1 turn off at Adderstone services and follow the B1341. Bamburgh is about 5 miles or you can take the B1342 if travelling southbound.  Alternatively, from the A1 take the B1340 coastal road that takes you on a more Leisurely route directly into Bamburgh.

BY BUS   The X18 bus route Buses to Newcastle don’t come any more scenic than the X18. This Newcastle bus schedule runs from Berwick, down the coast to Newcastle, passing through Alnwick, Amble, Bamburgh and Morpeth on the way. Buy a day ticket and you can jump off at any of the stopping points along the way and enjoy everything the Northumberland Coast has to offer. To check the latest timetables visit

BY TRAIN The main station on mainline routes is at Newcastle, there is also a regular train service into Berwick and Alnmouth and an occasional service stopping off at Chathill.  For rail enquiries call 08457 222 333 / 08457 484 950

LOCAL TAXIS Borders Cabs 07769 515915 \ Hunters taxis 01665 720174

BY AIR The nearest airport is at Newcastle call 0191 2860966