Life's about the journey, not just the destination
Make 2018 the year you travel and see new places. That doesn’t mean catching expensive flights and living out of rucksack. There’s so many great places right on your doorstep that I bet you don’t even know about!
Historic sites, botanical gardens, blue flag beaches, you name it the North East has it….and many of these amazing places are just a bus stop away!
Start your adventure this weekend, take the opportunity to try that Mexican place in Darlington town (the one you’ve been meaning to try for months now!), walk the dogs through a different park, and maybe eventually get round to visiting Durham Cathedral.
New to bus travel or unfamiliar with the area? Allow us to help!
The Arriva Bus App will help you to get the most out of your Arriva local bus services in the North East. Find the time of the next bus, the nearest bus stop, which bus to catch and lots more. Now you can even get real time updates. With our M-Ticket app you can download tickets straight to your phone
Travel in style - most buses on these routes now include
- Comfortable e-leather seating
- Next stop announcements
- Power on board
- Free WiFi
- Contactless payment options
Looking for some inspiration?
We operate more than 100 services across the North East stretching from Berwick to Catterick and from Scarborough to Carlisle. Have a browse round our interactive map to find out where we can take you
We have a range of great value fares and ticket to suit everyone!
From £7 Family tickets, £1 evening fares or annual tickets for regular travellers
Click Here to view our full range of tickets
Enjoy a night off from the kids, hop on board one of our Darlington town centre buses after 7pm for just £1** with our Twilight ticket and hit the town! You can enjoy a drink and we'll drive you home for a fraction of the price of a taxi!
Darlington Family Ticket
Unlimited Travel in Darlington for up to 2 adults and 3 children for just £7. The Darlington family ticket allows a family of 5 unlimited all day travel in Darlington Town. This can be bought from your driver on board or in advance via the Arriva M-ticket app.