South Tyneside SmartZone

South Tyneside SmartZone is a money saving ticket for travelling by bus in South Tyneside. Tickets are valid on all Go North East and Stagecoach bus services which means you can jump on the first bus that comes.

  • Tickets are valid across the South Tyneside borough including South Shields, Harton, Whitburn, Cleadon, Boldon, Bill Quay, Hebburn and Jarrow.

Smarter ways to buy – online or on the bus

You can buy your South Tyneside SmartZone ticket from our website or from the Stagecoach website.

Because the tickets are loaded onto smartcards they are easy to use – just put the smartcard on the top of the ticket machine on the bus – and really secure as they can be easily replaced or cancelled if they become lost.

Get your smartcard

Once you've got the key or Stagecoach smartcard you can buy your tickets on the bus from the driver.

SmartZone prices

  • 1 week

    Unlimited travel within the South Tyneside SmartZone area on Go North East and Stagecoach services for one week.

  • 4 week

    Unlimited travel within the South Tyneside SmartZone area on Go North East and Stagecoach services for 4 weeks.

Prices correct at 30 April 2017

All tickets can be bought from us online* or Stagecoach.

Once you’ve got your smartcard 1-week tickets can also be bought on the bus from the driver.

If you don't have a smartcard we'll send you one with your first order (this will take up to 5 days). Please allow up to 48 hours before trying to use your ticket if bought online.

*When you purchase a product online, it will commence on the date you specified during the purchase. If purchased from the driver, it starts immediately. If you purchase your SmartZone product on the Stagecoach website, your first journey must be on a Stagecoach bus. If purchased on the Go North East website, your first journey must be on a Go North East bus.

South Tyneside SmartZone Area

South Tyneside SmartZone map

Help & Advice

South Tyneside SmartZone is brought to you in partnership with Go North East and Stagecoach. You can get information about SmartZone from both companies at:

Stagecoach North East

Go North East