One million customers on Newcastle light rail
Today Newcastle light rail carried its one millionth customer, since launching in February this year. Customer, Rohan Cattell, a regular light rail commuter travelling to work in Newcastle CBD was amazed by the attention after tapping on at the Newcastle Interchange on his way to the Queens Wharf stop. To celebrate the milestone, Rohan and […]
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Spreading Christmas cheer across Newcastle Transport
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Newcastle Transport with the famous Christmas bus returning to the network on the 1 December. It is hard not to find your Christmas spirit with over 1,000 baubles, 100 metres of garland, 1,200 lights and carols playing inside the bus, making catching the bus extra special. […]
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1
Dec
Christmas with Newcastle Transport
The Christmas Bus The famous Christmas bus returning to the network for another year. The Christmas bus will be out and about from Sunday 1 December 2019. As always, the Christmas bus will be spreading Christmas cheer all over Newcastle as it operates a number of regular and school routes. Jump on board and get […]
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22
Nov
Newcastle 500
22-24 November 2019 Supercars Coates Hire Newcastle 500 returns to the Newcastle foreshore for its third year of action packed racing. A number of additional bus, ferry and light rail services will run to get you to and from Newcastle over the three-day event. Extra trains will also be running. Light rail and some bus […]
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8
Oct
Fairies on the Ferry
As part of the October school holidays, Newcastle Transport will be hosting a Fairies on the Ferry event at Stockton Wharf on Tuesday 8, Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 of October. Jump on a ferry, say hello and get your face painted by our fairy friends. Make it a real adventure and visit the Stockton […]
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22
Oct
Newcastle Transport Travel Experience Day
Newcastle Transport Travel Experience Day is designed to help customers become more familiar with public transport.  You can practise getting on and off an accessible tram, bus and ferry and have a chat to our customer service officers who will be there to assist you. The event helps people of all abilities to feel more […]
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Contactless payment is here
From Monday 2 September, Newcastle Transport will have contactless payment technology fitted to our bus and ferry services, in addition to the existing contactless payment technology available on light rail services. This means you can now tap on and off using your credit card or linked device on Opal readers on all Newcastle Transport bus, […]
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