There are regular REGIONAL bus services
connecting Newcastle-upon-Tyne with Berwick-upon-Tweed and the
intermediate towns and villages. Buses on routes '505' and '515'
stop on the A1 trunk road at Beal which is 5 miles from Holy
Island village across the tidal causeway.
On certain days a LOCAL bus
service (Route 477) operates between Holy Island and
Schedules are timed, so far as is possible, to
interconnect with some (but not all) of the
Newcastle/Berwick buses. The service enables bus-travel between
Newcastle, Berwick and Holy Island although for Holy Island
travellers will have to transfer from/to the regional services at
To find on which days there is a service and
check the bus times, the following two tables must be used.
is used to check which schedule is in operation on the date
lists the bus time table and the interconnections with the
regional service for the schedule in operation.