How to get here
CarThe centre is located just five minutes from the A1(M) and two minutes from the A19, off the A1231 Washington Highway. You can follow the brown tourist signs to the centre from the A195, A19, A182 and A1231.
BusRegular buses travel to WWT Washington from Washington town centre, Sunderland, Newcastle, Durham, South Shields and Chester-le-Street. Ask for the Waterview Park stop.
TrainSunderland rail station is a 15-minute car/bus ride away, while Newcastle and Durham stations are about 10 minutes further afield.
MetroThe regions underground Metro train service has stations with direct bus links to Washington town centre. These can be found in Sunderland (Park Lane Interchange), Newcastle (Haymarket or Eldon Square), Gateshead (Gateshead Interchange) and Heworth.