Public transport and travel information
Bus stops and shelters - positioning
The council offers advice concerning the positioning of bus stop signs and bus shelters.
Transport - journey planning
Information on planning your journey.
Transport - real time information
The links on this page provide real time information on traffic conditions and bus times for Britain
Transport - service disruption information
The links on this page will help you to find information about disruptions to local transport services.
Transport - timetable information
The links on this page will help you to find timetables and information for your chosen mode of transport.
Maps, guides and information links
These travel guides have been produced in partnership with Nexus in order to outline all travel options and encourage more sustainable travel.
Washington workplace travel surveys
Please select your place of work to open your site travel survey, complete the survey online and submit.
Go Smarter to Work
Go Smarter to Work aims to reduce congestion on the A1 Western Bypass, improve access to employment, increase cycling, walking, car share and public transport use.
Bus pass - disabled people
The Concessionary Travel Permit is available to people with disabilities.
Bus pass - older people
If you are eligible for a National Concessionary Travel Pass and live in Tyne and Wear you can travel on buses for free.
Taxi fare setting
A Hackney Carriage (or taxi) must be fitted with a meter and must display the council's approved fare table. A Private Hire Vehicle may or may not be fitted with a meter. This page gives further information.
We have created a series of printable maps for use by members of the public, businesses and partners.