In some rural part of Hadrianís Wall Country taxis can get you there even if there are no buses.
Some typical fares are: Hexham to Chesters £7.00; Brampton to Birdoswald £10.50; Carlisle to Bowness on Solway £25. Please note fares on Public Holidays and evenings will cost more. Taxis can also be busy between 0800 and 0900 and between 1500 and 1600 on school days.
There are a large number of taxi companies in Newcastle, Hexham and Carlisle. For phone numbers contact local Tourist Information Centres (see below).
Tourist Information Centres
Carlisle, Old Town Hall, Greenmarket, Carlisle CA3 8JE, Tel: 01228 625600
Haltwhistle, The Railway Station, Haltwhistle NE49 0AH Tel: 01434 322002
Hexham, Wentworth Car Park, Hexham NE46 1XE Tel: 01434 652220
Newcastle, 128 Grainger St, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5AF Tel: 0191 2778000
Northumberland National Park Centre, Once Brewed, Military Road, Bardon Mill NE47 7AN Tel: 01434 344396