Better bus fares launched across Gateshead borough and beyond to encourage more people to use clean and safe buses as the region recovers
Go North East has launched a new blanket fare offer for those travelling around Gateshead with a headline maximum single fare of just £1.70 for any journey, and other offers across the region, as part of its summer savings fares campaign.
It also hopes to extend them longer term if the take up is good enough and more people get on board the region’s buses.
The offers follow the success of Go
Go North East launches new, better than ever bus ticketing initiatives
The region’s largest bus operator, Go North East, is launching new, better than ever bus ticketing initiatives from September to help encourage people back onto its clean, safe and comfy buses.
Bus service changes from 26 January 2020
There will be changes to some Go North East bus services from 26 January 2020. Big improvements to X-lines X21 with buses running every 15 minutes between Durham and Newcastle. A new 311 service will be introduced, running every 20 minutes between Hadrian Park, High Farm, Coast Road and Newcastle.
Stanley Bus Station – partial stand closures from 9 December
Durham County Council are working on partially closing Stanley Bus Station after 6pm to try and reduce anti-social behaviour.
£720,000 investment from Go North East in state of the art environmentally friendly buses for its X30 route
Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, has invested £720,000 in 3 brand-new, state of the art, environmentally friendly buses for its X30 route which serves Consett, Catchgate, Annfield Plain, Stanley, Sunniside, Whickham, Dunston and Newcastle.
Changes to services 6, 6A, 704, Q3, X30 and X31 from 29 September
Following feedback from customers regarding the times of journeys on an evening, journeys on services 6, 6A, X30 and X31 after approximately 7pm will change times, to provide improved connections with other services and better journeys home for shift workers.
Go North East's simplified zones and tickets set to be launched on Better Bus Fares Tour ahead of changes on Sunday
Go North East, the region's largest bus company, will be taking to the streets tomorrow (19 July) to launch their new simplified zones and tickets which come into effect on Sunday 21 July as part of its annual review of fares.
Carrying David – guide and competition
Carrying David is a sensational comedy drama from Wisecrack Productions about two brothers – one fighting for boxing glory, the other fighting for his life!
Service changes from 7 April
From 7 April 2019, there will be changes to some services in Western Gateshead and Derwentside.
Go North East given the green light for new Consett depot
The region’s largest bus operator, Go North East is relocating its Stanley depot after nearly 100 years in the town, to a new state-of-the art facility in Consett.