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The best UK beaches to drive to this summer

15th January 2024
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These are the top 50 beaches to drive to in the UK:

#1 Whitley Bay, North Tyneside is the BEST beach to drive to in the UK

Whitley Bay

#2 St Andrews East, Fife is the second best beach to drive to in the UK

St Andrews East

#3 Blackrock, Cornwall is the third best beach to drive to in the UK


#4 The Bay (Margate Sands), Kent is the fourth best beach in the UK to drive to

Margate Main Sands

#5 White Park Bay, County Antrim is the fifth best beach to drive to in the UK

White Park Bay

Everyone loves visiting the beach, especially in the UK. However, it is good to be prepared and understand how you can limit the damage that visiting these sandy shores can have on your vehicle. Following our tips can help make your trip to the beach safe and hassle-free.

Keith Hawes
Director - Nationwide Vehicle Contracts

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