If you're aged 16-18, you can save loads of money with special tickets and passes from bus operators.
For frequent travellers on one bus operator's services, save money with a monthly, termly or annual season tickets.
Arriva Student/Young Persons' Saver
These are for anyone aged under 19 and/or in full time education. Buy the 1 week Saver from the bus driver (with ID), or buy any of them online, via the Arriva mticket app or in an Arriva travel shop. You can also buy the Academic Year Saver by Direct Debit. Find out more here.
Go North East tickets for young people
Buy Weekly tickets without any ID, on the bus or on the Go North East app. Or, buy Pay Monthly tickets online to get unlimited travel on all Go North East services, with a key card. Further details are here.
Stagecoach Under 19 VIP ticket
Be a Very Independent Person with an Under 19 VIP ticket. It’s for young people aged 18 and under and is valid on all Stagecoach services in Tyne and Wear. You’ll need a Stagecoach VIP ID Card, Nexus Under 16 Pop Card, Network One Young Persons Card or Arriva Teen Card to buy one. Buy weekly tickets from the bus driver or Stagecoach's mobile app, or buy a monthly ticket online - find out more here.