Kids go Free this Easter with Arriva

Throughout the North East

We are really egg-cited for the return of our ‘Kids Go Free’ offer across the North East this Easter!

Between Saturday 23rd March 2024 and the Sunday 14th April 2024 (inclusive), up to three children aged eleven and under can travel for free on any Arriva North East service, all day every day, when accompanied on board by a fare-paying adult or adult with a valid travel pass*. 

Whether it's an easter egg hunt at the park, scenic countryside journeys or just a trip to the shops, let us take you there hassle-free. Don't miss out on this limited-time offer, travelling with us could not be easier this Easter. 

There’s lots going on in and around our network, here are a few ideas for a great family day out by bus: 

Get to Tynemouth Park on Service 306/308/309 for an Easter Egg Hunt includes, prizes, meet and greets, meet the Easter Bunny, Goody bags and more. Explore the enchanting park, solve clues, and discover hidden treasures around every corner. With fun activities for the whole family, including face painting, games, and delicious treats, it's a day not to be missed!

Easter Egg Hunting at Cragside on board service X14
Join in amidst the breathtaking beauty of nature for a day filled with adventure and discovery. Follow the clues through winding paths, lush gardens, and historic trails as you search high and low for hidden Easter treasures. With surprises around every corner and plenty of family fun to be had, it's the perfect way to celebrate the season! To make it even better, grown ups can get there for no more than £2 each way.

Easter Bunny Event at the Woodhorn Museum on board the X21 and X22
The Easter Bunny will be visiting Woodhorn Museum from Good Friday 29th March through to Easter Monday 1st April. The Bunny is due to visit between 11am and 3pm each day. If you find the bunny during your visit they will reward you with a small sweet treat!

Continental Market in Darlington onboard any service towards Darlington Town Centre
Don't miss out on this opportunity to taste, shop, and celebrate with friends, family, and neighbours. Whether you're a seasoned marketgoer or a first-time visitor, the Continental Market promises an unforgettable experience for all. Get there easily by bus on any service towards Darlington.

Get to the Easter Steaming event at Tees Cottage onboard service X75
2 days of egg-citing activities and memorable moments at Teeside Cottage, where Easter fun meets countryside charm. Nestled in the picturesque landscape, our historic cottage sets the stage for a day filled with laughter, games, and plenty of Easter surprises. Adults are £5 and £4 for concessions.

Darlington Superhero Day onboard any service towards Darlington Town Centre
Calling all caped crusaders, masked marvels, and aspiring superheroes! Get ready to soar to new heights at Darlington's Superhero Day, where adventure and excitement await the whole family. Get to Darlington for a day packed with thrilling activities, heroic deeds, and unforgettable memories.
Saving money on travel means that you have more to spend on your day out whatever you have planned. Sit back, relax, let us do the driving…

*Offer valid with all adult tickets purchased either on-bus or in advance and includes English National Concessionary Travel Scheme cardholders. 
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