Summer services are coming
It's getting close to Summertime again and Arriva’s summer services from Newcastle and Gateshead are coming back from the Whit weekend Bank Holiday at the end of May. You can choose from Whitby, Scarborough, Kielder Water, Wallington Hall, Rothbury or Cragside this summer, so read on for more details :-
Service X60 Newcastle, Gateshead & Heworth – Whitby & Scarborough
Enjoy a day out in Whitby or Scarborough this summer with our X60 which runs direct from Newcastle Eldon Square, Gateshead Interchange and Heworth Interchange to the Yorkshire seaside resorts of Whitby or Scarborough. Buses run every Saturday and Sunday from the 28th May until the start of the School Summer Holidays with buses then running daily. New this year is a Saturday service throughout September and buses will also run for the Whitby Goth Weekend on the 5th & 6th of November. Return fares are only £11 for Adults (£5.50 for kids) and unfortunately Daysaver and Explorer tickets aren’t valid on this service.
Service 508 Gateshead & Newcastle – Wallington Hall, Rothbury & Cragside
Sunday is an ideal day for a run out on the bus to enjoy some superb scenery as we travel through rural Northumberland via Belsay Hall and Bolam Lake to Wallington Hall. You can alight here and spend some time at this delightful National Trust property or stay on the bus and travel through the dramatic hillsides to the town of Rothbury on the banks of the River Coquet. The bus then continues to Cragside, the historic home of Lord Armstrong. The 508 runs every Sunday and Bank Holiday from the 29th May until the 16th October. Buy an Arriva Daysaver for only £6.50 or a Family Daysaver (for up to 5 people) for only £12 from your driver.
Service 714 Gateshead & Newcastle – Kielder Water
Your summer isn’t complete with a trip out on our Sunday service to Kielder Water with its superb Visitor Centre, waterside walks and enchanting Castle. You can stay in the village or enjoy a walk along the lake and catch the bus back, its up to you. The 714 runs every Sunday and Bank Holiday from the 29th May until the 16th October. Buy an Arriva Daysaver for only £6.50 or a Family Daysaver (for up to 5 people) for only £12 from your driver.