Amble is situated on the A1068 road. This was originally an old corn trading road and it links the town to Alnwick in the north and (via the A189) to Ashington in the south of the region.
The A1 is less than a 15 minute drive from Amble and gives easy access to Edinburgh and the north and Newcastle upon Tyne and the south of England.
As of 16 September 2012 Amble is served by two bus services run by Arriva. The first is the hourly X18, running between Newcastle and Berwick upon Tweed via Alnwick, Amble and Morpeth. The second bus service is the number 20 which also runs hourly between Amble, Widdrington and Ashington. Timetable link
There is also the hourly 472 service between Alnwick and Amble which is run by Travelsure. Timetable link
National Express coaches to London can be joined daily at nearby Alnwick, Ashington, Morpeth and in Newcastle. Timetable link
These timetables are subject to change - please double check with the bus company before you travel!