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Public Transport details for Tyne and Wear council

This website has information about bus/coach/rail services in the Tyne and Wear council area, as well as most of the rest of Great Britain and Ireland. There are also links to other on-line transport information.  
The council's own website (which is good for transport information) is available here (Telephone 0191 203 3333).
Bus and Coach Transport information
This website contains details of 654 bus and 19 coach services that run within Tyne and Wear council's area. Details also available of 41 bus/coach operators that are located here and 42 companies that operate the local public transport services.
    To book coach tickets in this area, click here.

Rail transport information
This website contains details of 35 train services that run within Tyne and Wear council's area.
    To book train tickets in this area, click here.

Other Public Transport information
There appear to be 7221 bus stops or bus/coach/rail stations in this area. A file that can be used in Google Earth for these points is available here.

Hospitals served by public transport in this area:
  Sunderland, Royal Hospital
  Newcastle upon Tyne, Dental Hospital
  High Heaton, Freeman Hospital
  Ryhope, Hospital
  Newcastle upon Tyne, General Hospital
  Gateshead, Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  Dunston, Dunston Hill Hospital
  Preston Grange, North Tyneside General Hospital
  Washington, Washington Hospital
  North Shields, Preston Road Hospital
  Gosforth, Sanderson Hospital
  Jesmond, Nuffield Hospital
  Sunderland, Havelock Hospital
  South Shields, South Tyneside General Hospital
  Jarrow, Primrose Terrace Hospital
  Walkergate, Benfield Road Hospital
  Monkwearmouth, Wearmouth Hospital

Supermarkets served by public transport in this area:
  Seaburn, Morrisons
  Boldon, Asda
  Newcastle upon Tyne, Kingston Park Tesco
  Benton, Asda
  South Shields, Asda
  West Monkseaton, Sainsburys
  Gateshead, Team Valley Sainsburys
  Jarrow, Morrisons
  Preston Grange, Morrisons
  Throckley, Sainsburys
  Byker, Morrisons

Other information
The site also has a general map of the Tyneside region here and a list of 581 local cities, towns and villages. A Google Earth file for these is available here, see the Google Earth details below to find out how to use this file. Details of accomodation in this area is available here.

Long distance walks in this area:
  Hadrians Wall
  Tyne Walk

Approx Schoolday
only journeys/day
Approx Saturday journeys8677 (98%) 
Approx Sunday journeys4155 (47%) 
Services without
Google Earth map for Tyne and Wear council area

If you have the Google Earth client (downloadable for free here) then a Google Earth KML file version of the maps on the right can be found here for bus services, and here for coach/train services. Each service can be clicked on to show start/finish points.
Map of local bus services
Map of local bus services in Tyne and Wear.
Map of long distance coach and train services
Map of coach/train services from Tyne and Wear.

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