Access to Thrunton Wood can be made 24 hours a day.
Thrunton is signposted from the A697, Newcastle to Coldstream road.
There is no bus service to Thrunton Wood. However, a service runs every two hours from Alnwick to Wooler (number 473, IDM Travel) that stops in Whittingham, approximately 1.5 miles (2km) north of the wood. Access to the wood is on foot via ‘Whittingham Lane’.
There are no parking charges at Thrunton Wood.