About us

We provide strategy, planning and delivery services on behalf of the North East Joint Transport Committee (NEJTC) and work tirelessly to implement our vision of moving to a green, healthy, dynamic and thriving North East.

Decision Making

Working on behalf of the region’s Combined Authorities to develop strategies and deliver substantial funding for schemes which will change the future of regional transport.

Bus Service Improvement Plan

The North East Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP) is our regional £804 million bid to Government which transport leaders are confident will dramatically transform bus services across the North East.

Get onboard this Easter

Bus companies in the North East are giving customers the chance to take their kids for free through special offers launched to coincide with the start of school Easter holidays.

Projects & Campaigns

Projects & Campaigns

Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) policy
Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) policy
In March 2022, The North East Joint Transport Committee approved the first region-wide Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) policy, an outline of the region’s aim to lead the country in boosting the up-take of Electric Vehicles by developing and expanding charging facilities.
Bus Service Improvement Plan
Bus Service Improvement Plan
The region’s first Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP) unveiled a new £804 million bid to Government which transport leaders are confident will dramatically transform bus services across the North East.
Active Travel Campaign, ‘Go Smarter, Go Active’
Active Travel Campaign, ‘Go Smarter, Go Active’
In parts of the North East cycling is up between 5%-120%, and active travel is more popular than ever as people keep up their new love of walking and cycling post lockdown.
Zero Emission Buses in the North East
Zero Emission Buses in the North East
Transport North East working in partnership with Go North East, Durham County Council and Northumberland County Council has been successful in an Expression of Interest to deliver 73 zero emission buses to the streets of the region.
Tyne Pass Scheme at the Tyne Tunnels
Tyne Pass Scheme at the Tyne Tunnels
We are supporting TT2 who are implementing a barrierless open-road tolling scheme at the Tyne Tunnels. The aims of the new scheme are to modernise the payment system.
North East Bus Enhanced Partnership
North East Bus Enhanced Partnership
Our bus network is a vital part of our public transport system which is hugely important to our local economy, society and environment.
Latest News

Latest News

Local bus operators launch Kids go Free special offer this Easter
Local bus operators launch Kids go Free special offer this Easter
Bus companies in the North East are giving customers the chance to take their kids for free through special offers launched to coincide with the start of school Easter holidays.
Free trade event to help the region’s taxi and private hire sector electrify their fleet
Free trade event to help the region’s taxi and private hire sector electrify their fleet
A unique workshop event is being held on 12 April, 10.30am-1pm, at Gateshead International Stadium, for members of the taxi and private hire sector to learn more about the region’s ever-expanding electric vehicle (EV) rapid charging network.
Tyne Tunnels

Tyne Tunnels

Synonymous with the North East and comprising two traffic tunnels and a pedestrian and cyclist tunnel under the River Tyne.

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Transforming Cities Fund (TCF)

Transforming Cities Fund (TCF)

Funding capital infrastructure works to deliver benefits to sustainable and public transport users across the North East.

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Have your say

Have your say

Get involved in public consultations and share your views on regional transport matters including new strategies and policies.

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