Due to the overnight snow fall, bus services may be experience delays and/or disruption this morning, passengers are asked to allow extra time for your journeys. Any bus route disruption will be listed below as it becomes known. (Update: Thurs 18 Jan @ 7:45am)
Stagecoach service 10 unable to operate to West Denton Park, terminating at Lemington Road Ends.
Stagecoach services 32/32a unable to serve Montague Estate (buses will terminate at 31 terminus) and Jesmond Vale is closed, buses will operate along Warwick Street in both directions.
GNE service X81 from Hexham at 8:05am unable to operating due to poor road conditions.
GNE service 681 from Alston at 9:00am unable to operate due to poor road conditions.
GNE 35 and 35A unable to serve Low Moorsley due to poor road conditions. Buses are terminating at Moorsley Road and starting at Nidderdale Avenue.
Go North East (GNE) services Q1 & Q2 currently unable to serve Hendon Road and Split Crow Road in both directions due to a bus stuck on Hendon Road. Services diverting via Old Durham Road and Broadway observing all stops.
GNE services V3, V4 and 46 unable to serve Bridge Hill due to poor road conditions. Services operating via Durham Road observing all stops.
GNE services 97, 97A and X97 unable to serve Fellside Park, Whickham. Services operating via Fellside Road observing all stops. Other roads in Whickham are passable.
GNE services 93 and 94 unable to service Stoneygate Lane due to abandoned car, services operating via Felling ByPass.
5 June 2017 - (approx) Spring 2018: Routes 306, 308, 310, 392 and W3 – Norham Road Bridge, North Shields
Norham Road bridge in North Shields is closed for rebuilding until spring 2018. Routes 310 and W3 are operating to revised routes and timetables, please click on the links below for details. Routes 306, 308 and 392 may also at times be subject to diversions for short periods; details will be provided here is this is necessary.
20 July 2017 - March 2018: Routes 18, 18A, 38, 54, 118, X7, X8 and X63 – Killingworth Road and West Farm Avenue, Newcastle
Killingworth Road, Gosforth, is closed between South Gosforth Roundabout and West Farm Avenue until March 2018 to widen the road. Routes 18, 18A, 38, 54, 118, X7, X8 & X63 are diverted via Four Lane Ends. Details of routes and alternative stops are set out on the attached file. Please note some of these routes also operate to a revised timetable.
7 November 2017 - August 2018: Routes 56 and 56A at Barmston, Washington
Bus stops on Cherry Blossom Way and Nissan Way in Barmston, Washington, will be out of use until August 2018 for road improvements. The early morning routes 56 and 56A which normally operate via this route are diverted from Washington Road via Spire Road (Peel retail park), turning at Macdonalds roundabout and resuming normal route on Spire Road. These buses are unable to serve Cherry Blossom Way, Nissan Way, Pattinson Interchange and their first northbound stop on Spire Road but will call at all stops along the diversion.
8 January 2018 - 21 January 2018: Routes 2 and 2A at Silksworth in Sunderland
Cumberland Road and Lincoln Avenue, Silksworth, is closed for carriageway repairs until about Friday, 19 January. Go North East routes 2 & 2A are unable to serve Vicarage Road, Cumberland Road, Lincoln Avenue, Miller Terrace or Blind Lane. Buses divert between Tunstall Village Road and Vicarage Farm Estate via Silksworth Terrace.
10 January 2018 - 9 February 2018: Routes 8, 36, 73, 99, 135 and 136 in Sunderland
Timber Beach Road, Sunderland, is closed until mid February for work relating to the Northern Spire bridge across the Wear. A free shuttle service maintains local links, every 20 minutes Monday-Saturday 7am-7pm from B&Q on Trimdon Street via Queen Alexandra Bridge and Alexandra Avenue, turning round at Silverbriar (Bristol Street Motors). Existing routes are diverted as follows:
Route 8 towards Sunderland turns left before Hylton Retail Park and then via Colima Avenue (northbound stop) and A1231 to Queen Alexandra Bridge Gyratory then normal route. Buses from Sunderland operate the this diversion in the opposite direction resuming normal route on Colima Avenue.
Route 36 towards Sunderland operates southbound along Colima Avenue as normal but then via Colima Avenue (northbound stop) and A1231 to the Queen Alexandra Bridge gyratory; buses towards Castletown operate via A1231 and the loop of Colima Avenue in order to serve the same northbound stop.
Route 73, 99 and 136 leaving the city centre operate as normal to Queen Alexandra Bridge, additionally serving stop 24186 on the gyratory and then non-stop to Colima Avenue; buses towards Sunderland including route 135 operate as normal to Colima Avenue, additionally serving the northbound stop and then non-stop to the gyratory.
18 January 2018 - 22 January 2018: Route 42A – A696 (Newcastle Airport)
Resurfacing works will take place on A696 at Newcastle Airport under overnight road closures between 9pm and 4am from Thursday 18 January to Monday 22 January 2018 (weather permitting).
Go North East 42A buses operating after 9pm will be diverted as follows:
Normal route towards Airport through Dinnington and Prestwick to A696 roundabout then: via A696 northbound, B6545 Rotary Way, B6323 Callerton Lane (via Darras Hall, Black Callerton and Callerton Parkway) to resume normal route on Ponteland Road. Return journeys will operate via this route reversed.
Buses will serve stops near Callerton Parkway Metro to allow passengers to transfer to/from Metro services (the Metro Replacement bus stop westbound and a temp stop near Premier Inn/The Wheatsheaf eastbound)
21 January 2018 - Routes 5, 9, X20 – Hedworth Lane, Hedworth, Sunderland
Hedworth Lane will be closed between Calf Close Lane and Holland Park Drive from 9:30am to 3:30pm on Sunday 21 January. The closure is to allow vegetation clearance for works on the Metro Bridge.
Go North East (GNE) services 5 and 9 and Stagecoach service X20 will be affected as follows:
GNE service 5 will be unable to serve Hedworth Lane. These services will be diverted between Fellgate Avenue and Kirkstone Avenue via A19 slips, A19, Lindisfarne roundabout and Leam Lane. Buses towards Jarrow will serve Kirkstone Avenue and continue via the normal route. Buses from Jarrow will omit Kirkstone Avenue and remain on Leam Lane A194 to Lindisfarne and A19 to Hedworth Lane.
GNE service 9 will be unable to serve Hedworth Lane and will divert via A19 slips, A19, Lindisfarne roundabout, Hedworth Lane, then normal route from Calf Close Lane in both directions.
Service 5 will not observe stops on Hedworth Lane in either direction and will only serve Kirkstone Avenue towards Jarrow. Service 9 will omit stops on Hedworth Lane in both directions.
Stagecoach service X20 From South Shields – will run as normal via Leam Lane and Calf Close Lane before diverting non-stop along Hedworth Lane (northbound), Leam Lane, A19 (southbound), Abingdon Way and Hedworth Lane (over the A19) before re-joining the regular route on Fellgate Avenue.
Service X20 towards South Shields – will run as normal via Durham Drive and Fellgate Avenue before diverting non-stop along Hedworth Lane (towards the A19), A19 (northbound), Leam Lane, and Hedworth Lane before re-joining the regular route on Calf Close Lane.
|Service no||Details||Effective from||Timetable|
North Shields - Jarrow -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||5|
Murton - Sunderland -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||9|
Newcastle – Jarrow –
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||26|
Newcastle - Heworth -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||27|
Heworth - Sunderland -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||35/35A|
Chester le Street - Castletown
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||36|
South Shields - Washington - Durham
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||50/50A|
Sunderland - Ryhope -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||60|
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||61|
Gateshead - Teams -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||64|
Wardley - Metrocentre
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||67|
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||69/69B|
Waterview Park /
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||85/86|
South Shields -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||88/88A|
Gateshead - Heworth/
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||93/93A/94/94A|
Gateshead - Lobley Hill -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||95|
Sunderland - City Campus -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||700|
Byker - Tynemouth
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||900|
South Tyneside Hospital – Hebburn –
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||H1|
Annfield Plain -
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||M6/M7/M8|
Ryhope - Sunderland - Roker
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||TB1|
Newcastle - Dunston /
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||X30/X31/X32|
Newcastle – Sunniside – Consett
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||X70/X71/X72|
|Sunday, 28 January 2018||X84/X85|