Sunderland Connect is your route to many of the main attractions and destinations in Sunderland City Centre - so whether you live, work or study in the city or are just visiting - Sunderland Connect’s perfect for connecting you with where you want to be:
- Sunderland City Centre and The Bridges
- Royal Hospital
- Empire Theatre
- Stadium of Light
- Aquatic Centre
- National Glass Centre
- St Peter’s Church
- Museum and Winter Gardens
See the timetable attached below for full details.
And for inspiration for days out in Sunderland, just go to www.sunderland.gov.uk/seeit-doit
- Single ticket - £1.25
- All day ticket - £2.10
- Family day ticket – £5.00 (two adults and up to three children)
- Weekly ticket - £8.00 (allows unlimited weekly travel)
- FREE travel for University of Sunderland students and staff who show valid university ID.
Other tickets & passes
Network One Travel Tickets including zone four are also valid on Sunderland Connect. If your journey includes other Go North East services, you can buy or use a Buzzfare or Get Around ticket (for schoolchildren and students). If you’re using Metro before or after your Sunderland Connect journey buy a Transfare. Or buy a Network One Day Rover ticket for all day travel on all public transport in Tyne and Wear. Explorer and PlusBus tickets are also accepted.
The distinctive green easy-access buses are environmentally-friendly with hybrid engines to keep down emissions.
Sunderland Connect is operated by Go North East on behalf of Nexus, Sunderland City Council and the University of Sunderland.