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Summer Bank Holiday Buses – 31 August 2020
3 weeks ago Thu 27th Aug 2020
Most buses will run to our current Sunday timetables on Monday 31 August.
Super-green bus trial takes next steps at Go North East
3 weeks ago Thu 27th Aug 2020
A north-British built full-electric bus from manufacturer Optare has returned to us and will be running on Quaylink Q3.
Further increases to services from Saturday 5 September
1 month ago Fri 21st Aug 2020
We'll be making further changes to help support local shops, businesses, leisure venues, schools and colleges.
Back to school safely travel guide
1 month ago Fri 21st Aug 2020
New safety measures, bus bubbles, extra buses and a new School Tripper bus ticket.
Grab a bargain with the Eat Out to Help Out scheme
1 month ago Thu 6th Aug 2020
Getting around the region couldn't be easier with us and you can now save 50% on food thanks to the Eat Out to Help Out scheme.
New and upgraded express buses set to soar from Consett to Newcastle through red kite country
1 month ago Fri 31st Jul 2020
We're upgrading our X45, X46 and X47 services that soar through red kite country, serving Consett, Rowlands Gill, Metrocentre and Newcastle.
Changes to interchange, high street and road layouts to aid social distancing
2 months ago Thu 23rd Jul 2020
A number of interchange, high street and road layouts are being changed by councils over the coming days to aid social distancing.
Open-top buses set to spread sunshine cheer and happiness
2 months ago Fri 17th Jul 2020
The day has finally come - we now have our open-top buses out running on some of our normal bus routes including the 21, 56, 309, 310 & 311.
Go North East commits to improving air quality with further electric bus trials ahead of investment
2 months ago Fri 17th Jul 2020
We're undertaking a trial of a full electric Optare MetroCity single deck bus on our services around Newcastle and Gateshead.
Increases to some evening services from 18 and 25 July
2 months ago Wed 15th Jul 2020
Following the opening of more leisure venues and working in partnership with Nexus, some evening services will be increasing.