Travel & Transport

Some bits and pieces that might just make getting around a little less stressful.

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Concessionary Bus Pass

Information on how to apply for a concessionary bus pass for a disabled child or adult.

Nexus Companion Card

A Companion Card lets you take someone with you free of charge when you travel on buses in Tyne and Wear, County Durham, Northumberland and Darlington. It’s available to residents of Tyne and Wear who receive certain allowances and need a companion to make all, or some, journeys.

Newcastle Airport Hidden Disabilities

Info on helpful resources from Newcastle Airport if you're travelling with a passenger that has hidden disabilities.


Finding clean, accessible restrooms and parking can be a challenge. The WheelMate app is a simple way to find restrooms andparking spaces on the go. Whether you’re local or traveling, WheelMate helps you plan your day