Travel Information


Alnwick Bus Station
Clayport Street (next to Morrison’s supermarket)
Buses operate between Alnwick bus station and a lot of the places you’re likely to want to visit.

X15 Newcastle-upon-Tyne to Berwick-upon-Tweed (via A1)
X18 Newcastle-upon-Tyne to Berwick-upon-Tweed
X20 Newcastle-upon-Tyne to Alnwick
418 Berwick-upon-Tweed to Alnwick
T01 Alnwick – Amble

More information and bus timetables are available from
Arriva timetables [Services: X15 | X18 | X20]
Travelsure timetables [Services: 418 | T01]

Bus travel information is also availble from Northumberland County Council.


Alnmouth Railway Station
The nearest railway station to Alnwick is Alnmouth Station, 4 miles from Alnwick. Alnmouth is on the East Coast main line between London and Edinburgh. Onward travel to Alnwick is available by bus (Routes X18 or X20) or pre-booked taxi.

Rail timetables are available at


Private Hire Taxis
Several taxi firms operate in Alnwick and Alnmouth for local services or railways station or airport transfers:
AA Taxis
Tel: 01665 60 60 60 | Mobile: 07976 60 60 60 | Web:
Alnwick Wizard Taxis
Tel: 01665 663709 | Web:
Sovereign Taxis
Tel: 01665 602200 | Moblie: 07553 360662 | Web:

Knights Taxis
Tel: 07760 751 667 | Web:


The nearest airports are at Newcastle and Edinburgh.

Newcastle International Airport (NCL)
35 miles from Alnwick.
You can travel from Newcastle airport to Alnwick by either train or bus.

Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
97 miles from Alnwick.
You can travel from Edinburgh airport to Alnwick by either train or bus.


If travelling from mainland Europe, the nearest ferry port to Alnwick is Newcastle (North Shields) with service from Amsterdam (Ijmuiden) by DFDS Seaways.

More Information

How to get to and from Alnwick (or anywhere else, from anywhere), by road, rail or air.