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Bus operator ticket acceptance and express routes to return to normal from Monday 28 June
1 month ago Wed 23rd Jun 2021
From Monday, our express routes and ticket acceptance will return to normal.
Major expansion of Bus and Metro multi-operator ticketing to include County Durham and Northumberland, plus new smartcard season tickets in Tyne and Wear
1 month ago 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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 month 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
1 month 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.
2 months 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
2 months ago Fri 28th May 2021
Vintage bus journeys on our Beamish Museum Express and Toon Tour services this bank holiday weekend.