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Visit Morpeth - Getting Here

Visit Morpeth - Getting Here

By Road

Morpeth is just off the A1 with easy access from both the North and South. There are a number of car parks located around the town both short and long stay. Free parking on Sunday's and Bank Holidays, hourly rate is chargeable at all other times.

By Train

Morpeth railway station is situated within a short walking distance of the main town centre, with both local and national rail services making regular stops, regular service from Newcastle Central Station takes just 15 minutes!

By Bus

The main town centre bus station is situated next to Sanderson Arcade shopping centre, with 150 buses each day servicing all areas of Northumberland, Newcastle and surrounding areas.

By Coach

Two designated coach bays are located at stands A & I at Morpeth Bus Station located at Sanderson Arcade, drivers can drop off passengers, purchase a meal, use welfare facilities before relocating to the Dark Lane parking area, next to the Red Bull Pub less than a minute away.


A shop mobility scheme is in operation, please contact CMDA on 01670 504488. Wheelchairs & Mobility Scooters, can be booked in advance collected from CMDA, Austin House, Sanderson Arcade.


A number of taxi companies operate in Morpeth including:

  • Castle Taxis, 8 Longleat Gardens,Pegswood, Morpeth  01670 519 898
  • SA Taxis, Sanderson Arcade, Morpeth  01670 513513 or 01670 505123 or 01670 517941
  • Phoenix Taxis  01670 503039
  • Highway Taxis,  64 Postern Crescent, Morpeth NE61 2JN  01670 514190
  • Abbey Taxis, 22 Merley Gate, Morpeth NE61 2EP  01670 514872
  • Central Taxis, 51 Hebron Avenue, Pegswood 01670 514965