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.

Roadworks and diversions affecting Go North East buses

News   •   Apr 15, 2019 12:00 BST

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

Go North East awarded for putting disadvantaged young people on the road to success

News   •   Apr 12, 2019 10:15 BST

​A group of 15 young people have been inspired into higher education and employment thanks to support from Go North East – and have presented the team with a handcrafted award.

10 egg-citing things to do during the Easter holidays

News   •   Apr 05, 2019 08:55 BST

Hop on board and and save with our £10 Family Day Ticket.

Go North East’s Andrew Tyldsley retires after 40 years in the industry

News   •   Apr 02, 2019 08:37 BST

Go North East’s Andrew Tyldsley has retired this March, following nearly 30 years with the region’s largest bus operator and 40 years in the industry.

Easter weekend service information

News   •   Mar 29, 2019 14:51 GMT

Here's our guide to our services over the Easter weekend.

European rugby finals weekend in Newcastle

News   •   Mar 28, 2019 12:20 GMT

​The European Rugby Challenge Cup and Champions Cup Finals come to St James' Park in Newcastle on 10 and 11 May this year and there's two great matches in prospect.

92% passenger satisfaction for Go North East

News   •   Mar 27, 2019 08:54 GMT

Bus travel in the region has been given the thumbs up this month, with Go North East customers reporting an overall satisfaction score of 92%, according to the results of independent national research.

Go North East named official transport partner for Newcastle Falcons as rugby fever hits region

News   •   Mar 21, 2019 15:36 GMT

Rugby fans across the North East and beyond can catch a glimpse of the revered Heineken Champions Cup and European Rugby Challenge Cup from this week, thanks to Go North East.

Service changes from 7 April

News   •   Mar 21, 2019 13:00 GMT

From 7 April 2019, there will be changes to some services in Western Gateshead and Derwentside.

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.


  • Go North East
  • 117 Queen Street
  • NE8 2UA Gateshead

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