A hat-trick of award wins at bus industry ‘Oscars’

News   •   Nov 22, 2017 15:22 GMT

Go North East scooped three accolades at the prestigious UK Bus Awards, with its head of commercial and retail being awarded gold in the Leadership and Inspiration category.


Extra evening buses for Lumiere in Durham – 16-19 November

News   •   Nov 15, 2017 08:45 GMT

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Autistic youngsters given VIP experience at Go North East

News   •   Nov 09, 2017 11:18 GMT

A behind-the-scenes depot tour, trip through the vehicle wash and fuel bay and private bus journey were on the lesson plan for a group of autistic schoolchildren from Benwell recently.


Lighting the way for Sunderland Illuminations’ spectators

News   •   Nov 07, 2017 17:21 GMT

Over 21,000 people hopped aboard Go North East’s dedicated 101 park and ride services this October and November, to visit Sunderland’s annual Illuminations (5 Oct - 5 Nov).


Remembering our Armed Forces all year round

News   •   Nov 07, 2017 09:22 GMT

The Poppy bus runs around Gateshead, showing important messages of support for the British Legion Charity throughout the year.


Roadworks and diversions affecting Go North East buses

News   •   Nov 06, 2017 09:00 GMT

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


Go North East puts eight young people on the road to engineering careers

News   •   Nov 03, 2017 18:10 GMT

The region’s biggest bus company, Go North East has welcomed four new engineering team members following completion of its award-winning apprenticeship, with the baton being passed to a further four new learners preparing to embark on their new careers.


Innovative training partnership brings critical jobs for the region’s unemployed

News   •   Nov 03, 2017 14:08 GMT

Unemployed people in the North East are being offered a place on a unique training and skills development programme with the opportunity to secure one of over 200 new jobs thanks to a partnership between the region’s biggest bus operator, Go North East, Gateshead College, and Jobcentre Plus.


Have a blast with Go North East this bonfire weekend

News   •   Oct 25, 2017 16:30 BST

Here's our spark-tacular guide to some of the region's best displays.


Saltwell Park Fireworks - 4 November

News   •   Oct 19, 2017 12:00 BST

Special buses from Gateshead, as well as Angel and Coaster.

About Go North East

On the Go since 1913

Around 200,000 people use 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 regions 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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