• £1 any journey, any time

    for all aged 18 and under.

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  • Great North Run travel guide

    Extra buses and money saving tickets.

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  • Journey Planner

    Travelling from A to B is easy with our new Journey Planner. Where will you go next?

    Plan your journey
  • Students and apprentices

    Big savings for people aged 19 or over that are in full-time education.

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  • Live times and tickets

    The Go North East app is the easy and convenient way of using your phone for your bus travel – live times, tickets and much more.

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  • Join the team

    Love driving? Love people? You'd love working for us. Get in the driver's seat. We're hiring!

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Top-up your key

Topping-up your key smartcard online is easy to do and hassle free!

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Go North East app

Live times and tickets straight to your mobile with the Go North East app.

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Journey Planner

Travelling from A to B is easy with our new Journey Planner. Where will you go next?

Plan your journey

Things to do in the North East

There are plenty of attractions worth visiting in the North East and getting around couldn't be easier with us. Here's a guide to some of our favourites.

Places to Go

Tickets & Offers...

Save with Pay Monthly

The hassle free way of keeping your key smartcard topped up with automatic monthly payments.

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Beamish Museum

Travel by bus to Beamish Museum and save 25% on the standard admission charge.

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key benefits

key benefits offers key smartcard holders exclusive discounts at local attractions.

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the key

The key is a smartcard that makes travelling by bus easier, cheaper and more secure.

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Life Science Centre

One free child admission with every full paying adult when you show your key smartcard.

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Young people and students

We have a great range of discounted tickets for young people and students.

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