• The Explorer North East Ticket

From only £8.50
a day

Explorer Tickets

  • Adult - One Day

    £9.70
  • Concessions - One Day

    £8.50
  • Child *

    £8.50
  • Family * +

    £19.50

*Available for 13 yrs or under.
+*Only valid for parties including both adults and children. Adults and children using a family ticket must travel together at all times. 2 adults & up to 3 children.

Reasons to join The Revolution!

For great value throughout the region, you can’t beat Network One Explorer North East! It's one of the most extensive schemes in the country, from the Scottish Borders down to Richmond in the south and Carlisle in the west.

You can travel the length and breadth of the region on local bus services operated by all the participating companies listed below:

  • Arriva North East
  • Go North East
  • Shields Ferry
  • Stagecoach North East
  • Travelsure
  • Tyne & Wear Metro
  • Weardale Motor Services

The explorer north east ticket... the only region-wide integrated public transport ticket.

From the Scottish Borders throughout Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, County Durham, Teesside and North Yorkshire the Network One Explorer North East Ticket gives you the freedom to plan your days out… your only problem is choosing where to go first!

Explore North East

Explorer leaflet

Ticket is valid for one day only:

  • ALL DAY, EVERY DAY
  • ON STAGECOACH CUMBRIA ROUTE 685 (Carlisle – Newcastle)
  • ON THE TYNE & WEAR METRO
  • ON THE SHIELDS FERRY
  • ON TRAINS BETWEEN NEWCASTLE AND SUNDERLAND

Ticket is NOT valid:

  • ON TRAINS (except Newcastle to Sunderland)
  • NATIONAL EXPRESS COACHES
  • ON PRE-BOOKED COACH TOURS
  • WEARDALE MOTOR SERVICE X21
  • HADRIAN’S WALL SERVICE
  • MOORBUS SERVICES X60/X61
  • CITY SIGHTSEEING TOURS