Tyne and Wear is in lockdown. Stay at home. Only use public transport for essential purposes. If you do have to travel, continue to follow the travel safety advice below.
Local train operators are running a reduced timetable. Please check immediately before you travel via the TPE or Northern apps or their websites.
For updates on local train services go to:
When you travel by train, please follow these guidelines to help everyone stay safe:
|Keep your distance|
Wear a face covering - this is now compulsory,
except if you have an exemption for health reasons
|Pay by contactless|
|Let people get off the train before you try to get on|
|Wash or sanitise your hands regularly, please check with the operator if they provide this.|
|Avoid travelling at peak times if possible|
Page last updated: 13 January 2021