Holy Island of Lindisfarne Bus Service

For details about our timetabled services please don’t hesitate to contact the office on 01289 547009 where a member of staff will be more than happy to help.

The Island has a tidal causeway and as such our services are to accommodate this. To help plan your visit tide times are available at the Northumberland Holy Island Crossing Times website.

WT2 Service Lindisfarne Castle Shuttle
Chare End Car Park to Lindisfarne Castle

Please check before travelling: 

1. Woody’s Taxis Facebook page “Woody’s Taxis Berwick Upon Tweed” to identify the detailed timing of the journeys the WT2 will operate on and off Holy Island as well as the timings for journeys to and from Lindisfarne Castle that will operate on the day of travel. This information will be updated daily.
2. The timetable for the WT3 Lindisfarne Hoppa service for journeys on and off the island during each day.

Timetables Rules:
On & Off
: Journeys made by WT2 Lindisfarne Hoppa service at start and end of each day.
[1] Allowance for tides: On days when the tide delays the “On” WT2 journey the departure time from Haggesrton Castle will be the same as the start of the safe crossing time to allow any pools or traffic on the causeway to clear.
[2] Allowance for tides: On days when requires the timing of the first WT2 Shuttle to Lindisfarne Castle to be delayed there will be a gap of about 30 minutes before the first shuttle service departs.
[3] Allowance for tides: On days when the tide requires the WT2 “Off” journey to leave early the departure time will be at least 30 minutes before the end of the safe crossing time.
[5] Allowance for tides: On days when the WT2 bus service operates either side of a causeway closure (i.e. the tide is in) the same rules about gaps between departure times will apply .