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New College Durham

Academic Year 2019 - 2020

If you receive subsidised travel from New College Durham you will receive your new Connect Card through the post before the beginning of the term.

Your travel to and from New College Durham will be subsidised by the college. This is valid term time only, Monday to Friday. You can, however, upgrade your Arriva Connect card and travel at any time across the North East with Arriva!


Travel evenings, weekends and during all holidays for only 39p a day!

Simply top up your Arriva Connect Card and travel anytime throughout the North East up until 31st August 2020.

What do I need to do to upgrade?

To upgrade your Arriva Connect card to travel anytime simply set up a monthly direct debit payment online for only £14 per month (over 10 months) click here

Don't Qualify for Subsidised Travel?

If you don't qualify for subsidised travel through New College Durham, you can find information about Arriva's range of Student Saver tickets here

Lost My Card

If your Arriva Connect card is lost please inform New College Durham Student Services to gain a replacement.

If you leave the college

If you leave New College Durham within the academic year and have received a Connect card through subsidised travel, your card will be deactivated and will no longer be valid.

Misuse of the Connect Card

Your Arriva Connect Card will be deactivated immediately if there is any misuse.