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Arriva in the North East

Great travel offer for Groundwork North East

Save big time with monthly tickets by direct debit

Groundwork North East logoArriva and Groundwork North East have joined together to offer savings on local Arriva bus travel

 


Benefits

  • Payment by Direct Debit
  • Monthly tickets
  • No photo required
  • Unlimited bus travel every month in the zone(s) of your choice
  • No minimum contract - join and leave when you want with no penalty
  • Up to two children travel free with the ticket holder at weekends and bank holidays (excludes m-tickets)
  • Never lose your ticket again - you can choose to have it delivered to your mobile phone with the Arriva m-ticket app if you wish

How the scheme works

It's a simple 2-step process to get your ticket:

Step 1 : Order your ticket online by choosing your local travel zone from the list below
  • Complete the online application form by clicking the 'apply now' button - you will need your bank account details.
  • Payments are taken on the 1st or 15th of each month
  • Please allow at least 2 weeks to register before the date of your first Direct Debit payment
  • For payments on the 1st, tickets are dispatched and commence on the 12th of the month
  • Payments made on the 15th are dispatched and commence on the 27th of each month
  • Please note the nearest Direct Debit date will be the default option to choose
Apply now 
Step 2 : Receive your ticket in the post each month

m-tickets can also be delivered to your iPhone or Android handset. To receive an m-ticket you must download the free Arriva m-ticket app and register your details.

Apple app store button

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Ticket prices

County Durham, Darlington and Teesside area
Zone Cost of monthly Direct Debit Cost of normal 4-Weekly Saver ticket Your annual saving* Zone map
Bishop Auckland
£45.34 £54 £157.92 View map
Darlington Town
£39.17 £45
£114.96
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Darlington District
£44.17 £58
£223.96

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Durham City £44.59 £52
£140.92
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Durham City and Brandon £44.59 £52
£140.92
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Durham District £54.34 £64
£179.92
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Durham County £79.34 £90
£217.92
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Redcar £36.42 £44
£134.96
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Teesside £48.84 £65
£258.92
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Teesside and East Cleveland £54.17 £75
£324.96
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Tees Valley £81.42 £87
£153.96
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North East Regionwide £86.25 £100
£265.00
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East Durham area
Zone Cost of monthly Direct Debit Cost of normal 4-Weekly Saver ticket Your annual saving* Zone map
Sunderland and Seaham
£49.17 £64 £241.96 View map
Peterlee £49.17 £64 £241.96 View map
Hartlepool
£49.17 £64 £241.96 View map
East Durham All Zones £69.00 £82 £238.00 View map 
Northumberland and Tyne and Wear area
Zone Cost of monthly Direct Debit Cost of normal 4-Weekly Saver ticket Your annual saving* Zone map
Ashington
£54.34 £68 £231.92 View map
Blyth
£54.34 £68 £231.92 View map
Morpeth
£54.34 £68 £231.92 View map
Tyne and Wear
£54.34 £68 £231.92 View map 
Tyne Valley £54.34 £68 £231.92 View map 

Blyth and Ashington

£82.42 £90 £180.96 View map 
Blyth and Morpeth £82.42 £90 £180.96 View map 
Blyth plus Tyne and Wear £82.42 £90 £180.96 View map 
Morpeth and Ashington £82.42 £90 £180.96 View map 
Tyne Valley plus Tyne and Wear £82.42 £90 £180.96 View map 
Routesaver tickets
Zone Cost of monthly Direct Debit Cost of normal 4-Weekly Saver ticket Your annual saving* Zone map
Cramlington Routesaver
£55.67 £67 £202.96 View map
X1 Routesaver £69.00 £76 £160.00 View map
X3/X4 Routesaver 
£42.67 £57 £228.96 View map
X12 Routesaver £42.67 £51 £150.96 View map 
Service 6 Routesaver 
£51.09 £57 £127.92 View map 
Service 6 Routesaver Plus £56.09 £64 £158.92 View map
Coastliner Routesaver £48.17 £53 £110.96  
Killingworth Routesaver £43.00 £40 £4.00  
Quorum Routesaver £43.00 £40 £4.00  
Morpeth Routesaver £76.75 £82 £145.00  
Rothbury Routesaver £78.50 £86 £176.00  

 

* Annual saving calculated based on the cost 13 x 4-Weekly Saver ticket vs 12 x monthly Direct Debit payment.

If you have any queries about the Employer Travel Club or which ticket zone you need, please email us at [email protected]