Getting Here

Quay West Business Village is perfectly located in the heart of Wearside, in a stunning setting on the northern banks of the River Wear and less than a mile from Sunderland city centre, adjacent to the Queen Alexandra Bridge.

Businesses based at Quay West take full advantage of the park's accessibility to both nearby amenities and transport networks and of the ample parking provision available for both staff and customers.

The Business Village has been developed with sustainability at its core and utilises effective travel management strategies.

By Road

Quay West occupies a prime location close to Sunderland city centre and minutes from the A19 and A1 motorways.

Access to Sunderland city centre and the regional and national road networks is provided via Alexandra Avenue and Wessington Way (A1231) which in turn links up with the A19 and A1 (M).

When travelling on the A19, take the Sunderland North exit and join Wessington Way (A1231). At the fourth roundabout, take a right turn onto Timber Beach Road, at the next roundabout take the first exit onto Hylton Park Road. Continue onto Alexandra Avenue and take a right turn onto West Quay Road, into Quay West Business Village.

If travelling from Sunderland City Centre, join the A1231 over Queen Alexandra Bridge. Directly after crossing the bridge, take a left turn onto Camden Street. Continue onto Alexandra Avenue and take the second left turn onto West Quay Road, into Quay West.

By Rail

Sunderland Station is just an eight minute taxi ride away. The station provides Grand Central and Northern services with links to London, Newcastle, Hexham, Middlesbrough and Carlisle.

Further information on frequency and timing can be obtained from www.thetrainline.com

By Bus

Quay West Business Village is excellently served by regular and efficient bus routes from throughout the region.

The following bus routes pass close to the Business Village. They are frequent and provide links all over the North East.

West Bound?73, 99, 99A, 136, X36
North East Bound?73, 99, 99A, 135, X36
South Bound?73, 99, 99A, 136, X36
North Bound?18, 135

Further information on frequency and timing can be obtained from www.simplygo.com

By Metro

The Tyne and Wear Metro covers Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, North Tyneside and South Tyneside. Trains run frequently during the day with services starting at around 5.45am and finishing around 11:30pm.

The nearest Metro Station is Pallion which is a 20 minute walk to Quay West.

Further information on frequency and timing can be obtained from www.nexus.org.uk/metro

By Air

Newcastle International Airport is only 20 miles away and Durham Tees Valley Airport airport is 35 miles away providing your business with access to essential international links.

For further information on travelling to the area by air visit www.newcastleairport.com or www.durhamteesvalleyairport.com

By Bicycle

Cycling to work is a great way to keep fit and healthy. Quay West Business Village provides free bicycle storage for those wishing to cycle to work.

There are direct cycle routes from Quay West to many districts of Sunderland, Newcastle, Gateshead, South Shields and Middlesbrough.