The Coast and Castles Long Distance Cycle Route approx 200 miles,

The Coast and Castles is a long-distance cycle route from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh, following National Route One of the Sustrans network.

The route passes a plethora of historic sites including Bamburgh Castle, the ancient capital of Northumbria and the world famous Holy island of Lindisfarne. It then passes nature reserves until it crosses the border at Berwick-upon-Tweed and moves into the Tweed Valley. Quiet lanes take you through the border country until a gentle climb onto the Moorfoot Hills into Midlothian and a spectacular view of Edinburgh and the Firth of Forth.

Picture of Workworth Castle Warkworth Castle and the River Coquet

Most people choose to complete the route in 3/4 days

However some prefer to take longer, enjoying the wealth of historical interest and magnificent scenery en route.

Cost of Transfer


Tel:01434 634448 OR 07976 356459

Sustrans Coast & Castles