A lot of travel passes can get you access to discounts and help you with travel costs.
Nexus and National Rail have a range of travel passes which offer support for disabled, carers and an older people including Metro Gold Cards, bus passes, companion cards and taxicards.
Go North East also has travel schemes available for young people to help with travel costs, as well as smart cards which are available to everyone.
Local travel passes
See below for a list of local travel passes:
- Blue Badge Scheme
- Bus passes for disabled adults
- Nexus: Bus passes for disabled children
- Nexus: Concessionary travel for older people
- Nexus: Companion Card
- Nexus: Metro Gold Card
- Nexus: Taxicard
- Disabled Persons Railcard
- Go North East: 5 to 25
- Go North East: Smart card
- Stagecoach: Under 19
- Network One travel tickets
Other help and support
For more information on organisations and services that can help you with transport, see help and support with travel.