Public Transport

Taking the bus, train, ferry or Metro instead of the car is a better for your wallet and your health - especially if you’re travelling in urban areas where parking is restricted.

Opting to use more public transport is great for our environment too!

There’s less pollution and congestion and it encourages a more active and connected type of travel.

Did you know?

  • Young people living in Tyne and Wear can go anywhere in Tyne and Wear for just £1.10 per day if they have an Under 16 Pop card
  • 75% of parents find the School Run by car more stressful than work
  • Catching public transport can be more time efficient and cost less than using a car

Go Smarter works with local public transport operators to help change people’s travel habits.

Get your timetables to school or plan your route.