Roadworks and diversions affecting Go North East buses

News   •   May 22, 2019 09:25 BST

Here's our guide to ongoing and upcoming roadworks around the region.

Northumberland County Show 2019

News   •   May 20, 2019 13:48 BST

If you're looking for a bank holiday day out with a difference, then join in the fun at the ​Northumberland County Show on Monday 27 May.

The dawn of a new era for express bus service between Durham and Sunderland

News   •   May 16, 2019 16:01 BST

Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, is launching a new standard of express buses on a reinvigorated X20 route from Monday 20 May, giving customers a fast and direct service between Durham and Sunderland under a new ‘X-lines’ brand, which is around 25% faster than the normal bus service.

Bus managers speak out on Air Quality as final days of consultation approach

News   •   May 14, 2019 15:33 BST

​The region’s bus operators are keen to make it clear that buses are part of the solution, not the problem, in improving air quality and, that under the right option in the current Air Quality consultation, they could do even more in supporting the region.

The Cricket World Cup is coming to the North East

News   •   May 14, 2019 09:29 BST

The Cricket World Cup is coming to the North East with three fantastic One Day Internationals taking place at the Emirates Riverside in Chester-le-Street.

Carrying David – guide and competition

News   •   May 13, 2019 10:11 BST

Carrying David is a sensational comedy drama from Wisecrack Productions about two brothers – one fighting for boxing glory, the other fighting for his life!

Spice Girls at the Stadium of Light – your handy travel guide

News   •   May 01, 2019 14:17 BST

Extra buses, express service from Newcastle and money saving tickets.

May Day and Spring Bank Holiday Buses

News   •   Apr 24, 2019 10:24 BST

Most buses will run to Sunday timetables on Monday 6 and Monday 27 May, with the exception of services X66 and X88.

Service changes from 19 May

News   •   Apr 23, 2019 14:43 BST

​There will be changes to a number of our services from 19 May 2019.

Go North East's 'Chatty Bus Champions' to return this week to help tackle loneliness

News   •   Apr 15, 2019 14:52 BST

On Thursday 18 April, following the success of Go North East's first Chatty Bus Day back in January, the region's biggest bus company is bringing its second instalment to the people of the North East on some of its busiest routes.

About Go North East

On the Go since 1913

Around 175,000 journeys are made on Go North East bus services every day to travel around this wonderful region. Travelling to work or education, to visit friends and family, to have a night out, or to visit one of the region's many tourist and leisure attractions.

For over 100 years, Go North East has connected the region's towns and villages with the cities of Newcastle, Durham and Sunderland and currently operates across Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham and into Tees Valley.

Employing over 2,000 local people, with a fleet of almost 700 buses and coaches and an annual turnover of £100m, the company is the regional subsidiary of the Go-Ahead Group plc, one of the UK's leading providers of passenger transport.


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  • NE8 2UA Gateshead

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