Travelling around Morpeth
Morpeth is located in the county of Northumberland, in the north east of England. Lying on the banks of the River Wansbeck, this timeless market town is steeped in history, from its stunning 17th-century clock tower to its medieval gatehouse.
With the beautiful Northumberland coast just a few miles away, local museums chronicling the town’s rich heritage and numerous country parks to explore, there’s plenty to keep you entertained in this charming town.
Morpeth has excellent road and rail links, and Arriva buses run services in the area, with routes to and from Newcastle, as well as outlying areas, such as Alnwick and Amble.
If you're looking to save money as you travel to and from Ashington we have a range of tickets and deals available. Deals applicable to Ashington are:
- North East All Zones Saver tickets - available as Day, Weekly, 4-Weekly and Annual
- Northumberland and Tyne & Wear Triple tickets
- Rothbury/Morpeth/Newcastle Super Saver ticket
- Explorer ticket
Look at the maps for each and decide which ticket is going to give you the best value.