Directions By Car

Car parking is available on site (Dunes Adventure Island). This is a pay and display car park.

Plan your journey using AA Route Planner

From A19 South (Tyne Tunnel)

  • Head South on A19
  • Once through Tyne Tunnel take exit for A185
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Jarrow Road/A194
  • Follow signs for South Shields Town Centre/A194
  • At Crossgate roundabout take the 2nd exit towards South Shields Town Centre/A194
  • At Town Hall, turn left and go onto Beach Road following signs for The Coast /A183
  • At traffic lights turn left and at roundabout take 2nd exit onto Sea Road.
  • Car parking available in Dunes Adventure Island car park.
  • Ocean Beach is located behind the Dunes.

From A19 North

  • Head North on A19
  • At Testo’s Roundabout follow signs for South Shields
  • Take 2nd slip road towards South Shields A194
  • At roundabout take exit towards South Shields
  • At roundabout take 2nd exit towards South Shields
  • At Arches roundabout take 2nd exit onto Jarrow Road/A194
  • Follow signs for South Shields Town Centre/A194
  • At Crossgate roundabout take the 2nd exit towards South Shields Town Centre/A194
  • At Town Hall, turn left and go onto Beach Road following signs for The Coast /A183
  • At traffic lights turn left and at roundabout take 2nd exit onto Sea Road.
  • Car parking available in Dunes Adventure Island car park
  • Ocean Beach is located behind the Dunes