key benefits

The key is already the smarter way to travel, saving you money and giving you the best value tickets on Go North East buses. Now it's even better with key benefits, as we've teamed up with local companies to give you exclusive discounts.

Check out our Places to Go section to get some ideas of how to have a great time out across the North East, and save money too!

Save 25% at Beamish Museum

Travelling to Beamish Museum by bus is easy, with services 8, 28, 28A and 128 all serving the Museum. You can also save 25% on the standard admission price by showing your bus ticket or key smartcard at the admission desk.

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Save an extra 10% at NEoffers.co.uk

NEoffers.co.uk is the North East's online voucher website. Get heavily discounted 'Must See' offers throughout Newcastle and the North East - you can save an extra 10% on all consumer offers by using discount code 'GoNorthEast'.

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Free child admission at Life Science Centre

Take advantage of our great Life Science Centre offer! One free child admission to the Science Centre with every full paying adult when you show your key smartcard or bus ticket (from the same day) at Science Centre reception.

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Save £2 per person at Blue Reef Aquarium

Catch our Coaster 1 service to Tynemouth Seafront and enjoy close encounters with incredible creatures from around the world at Blue Reef Aquarium. Simply show your key smartcard and save £2 per person on the standard admission.

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Save money at Ocean Beach Pleasure Park

Take your pick from a great selection of thrill rides, kids rides or lots of other fun packed attractions - and get £25 worth of ride tickets for £15 when you show your key smartcard at the attraction.

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25% discount at Diggerland Durham

Save 25% on the full admission price when you show your key smartcard at Diggerland Durham reception, along with the voucher below. Valid for a maximum of 4 people per voucher.

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2 for 1 at Urban Wave, South Shields

Urban Wave, the all-year round sports activity that can simulate popular boarding such as surfing without getting wet! Get 2 people for the price of 1 when you show your key smartcard at the attraction.

AMF Bowling, Washington

Get 50% off standard bowling (valid Sunday 6pm until Friday 6pm, but not during School Holidays or on Bank Holidays and subject to lane availability).

Pier Physiotherapy

20% off any treatments at Pier Physiotherapy Clinics at West Monkseaton, South Shields and North Shields.

Quasar South Shields

2 games for the price of 1 (60 minutes for the price of 30 minutes) when you show your key smartcard.

MFA Bowl, Sunderland

Unlimited bowling and a drink for £4.99 - available at anytime when you show your key smartcard.

middlesbrough institute of modern art

10% off in mima shop - mima shop sells a great range of gifts; with jewellery, homewares, art books and children's toys and activities.

Fit4less

Free one day membership at Fit4less gyms (saving you £7) in Jarrow and Blaydon when you show your key smartcard.

Saltwell Park Dog Groomers

Free teeth clean worth £5 with every full groom purchased when your show your key smartcard.

Café @ Purple Bar, Sunderland

Coffee and cake for £2.50 or a sandwich and hot drink for £3. Both offers available between 2pm and 4pm when you show your key smartcard.

BALTIC Café Bar, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead

10% off - available anytime when you show your key smartcard.

Bill Quay Community Farm

Any hot drink in the Café for only £1 when you show your key smartcard.

BALTIC SHOP, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead

15% off in-store - available anytime (not available when purchasing artist prints or BALTIC Editions). Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.