WATBus Community Transport is a regsistered charity (number 1076729) based in Ashington, Northumberland.

We operate a fleet of minibuses for use by all voluntary and community groups and individuals across Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne, North and South Tyneside and Gateshead.

Minibuses in our fleet seat up to 16 passengers,  some have been specially adapted to carry wheelchair passengers. We have also a couple of  smaller wheelchair accessible vehicles.

Some of the fleet have towbars fitted to tow trailers for our cycle project, WATBike.


All vehicles are fitted with British Standard Safety Equipment and undergo regular planned maintenance and safety checks.

WATBus is an approved MiDAS  Driver Training Centre with qualified DAT assessor/trainers

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