Live Q&A with our Managing Director on Global Community Engagement Day – Thursday 28 January

News   •   Jan 26, 2021 09:51 GMT

This Thursday (28 January) is Global Community Engagement Day, a day when organisations are encouraged to reflect on how they can better engage with the communities they serve.

Go North East launches one of the UK’s first dedicated vaccination shuttle bus services

News   •   Jan 25, 2021 12:04 GMT

Go North East has today launched one of the UK’s first dedicated vaccination shuttle bus services, which serves the NHS Nightingale Hospital North East in the Sunderland International Innovation Centre, near to the Nissan factory.

Go North East lightens mood across the region on Blue Monday

News   •   Jan 20, 2021 12:53 GMT

To help lighten the mood across the region, Go North East’s drivers and support teams dressed as colourfully as possible to help lift the spirits of colleagues and customers.

New dedicated bus stop improves access to the vaccination centre at Centre for Life

News   •   Jan 20, 2021 08:37 GMT

A new dedicated bus stop at the Centre for Life vaccination centre, as well as a travel guide to the centre and other clinics across the region.

BeatCovidNE campaign backed by Go North East

News   •   Jan 15, 2021 08:56 GMT

Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, has offered its services to help with the BeatCovidNE campaign that’s driven by the North East’s local authorities.

Not so Blue Monday at Go North East

News   •   Jan 14, 2021 12:32 GMT

January can be a challenging month, when people often feel flat after the excitement of Christmas, so Go North East colleagues have looked ahead to see what they can do on Monday 18 January, which is dubbed ‘Blue Monday’.

Go North East pulls out all the stops during snow disruption

News   •   Jan 13, 2021 09:18 GMT

​Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, has thanked its customers and colleagues for their patience and efforts following Friday’s snow disruptions.

Celebrating Go North East colleagues’ efforts to spread Christmas cheer across the region

News   •   Jan 12, 2021 17:28 GMT

After a challenging year, Go North East colleagues were committed to spreading joy, laughter and festive cheer across the region in the run-up to Christmas.

Temporary COVID bus timetables from 16 January

News   •   Jan 12, 2021 13:34 GMT

​From Saturday 16 January, we will be making some temporary changes to our services in light of the government’s latest COVID restrictions.

Go North East Santa bus spreads much-needed joy and laughter

News   •   Dec 24, 2020 08:49 GMT

Over the last couple of weeks, Go North East’s team have been getting out and about to wish people a Merry Christmas.

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
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  • NE8 2UA Gateshead