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Major expansion of Bus and Metro multi-operator ticketing to include County Durham and Northumberland, plus new smartcard season tickets in Tyne and Wear
Yesterday Mon 21st Jun 2021
Network One, the travel ticket covering any bus, Metro and ferry, has been extended to include travel in County Durham and Northumberland.
100th anniversary of the first motorbus service between North Shields and Blyth
4 days ago Fri 18th Jun 2021
To mark the occasion, we've painted a double decker bus into vintage ‘Tynemouth’ colours which resembles the original company.
Sunderland Connect summer timetable from 21 June
4 days ago Fri 18th Jun 2021
From Monday 21 June, the summer timetable will be introduced on the 700, offering journeys to Roker Seafront as well as a Sunday service.
Go North East hosts a week-long celebration of diversity, inclusivity, health and wellbeing
4 days ago Fri 18th Jun 2021
Last week, we hosted ‘Everyone Matters Week’ to celebrate and prompt discussion about diversity, inclusivity, mental health and wellbeing.
Go North East celebrates its green credentials on Clean Air Day
5 days ago Thu 17th Jun 2021
It’s Clean Air Day today (17 June), and we're celebrating our contribution to improving the region's air quality.
QuayCity Q3 route improvements in Newcastle from 12 June
1 week ago Wed 9th Jun 2021
From Saturday 12 June, service Q3 will operate both ways on City Road in Newcastle.
Renowned YouTuber features region’s largest bus company and its state-of-the-art electric buses
2 weeks ago Tue 8th Jun 2021
We recently welcomed well-known transport YouTuber, Geoff Marshall, to check out our Voltra electric buses.
We’re BETTER than ever.
3 weeks ago Tue 1st Jun 2021
Greener, cleaner, smarter... game-changing!
Go North East to celebrate English Tourism Week with seasonal services and vintage bus journeys this bank holiday weekend
3 weeks ago Fri 28th May 2021
Vintage bus journeys on our Beamish Museum Express and Toon Tour services this bank holiday weekend.
New 24/7 bus services plus overnight journeys for shift workers, including at Nissan and Follingsby Amazon
3 weeks ago Fri 28th May 2021
We're introducing 24/7 timetables on Angel 21, Cityrider 56 and Drifter 60, plus overnight journeys for shift workers.