• Simplicity busFrom 25 January 2015, service 42 will be replaced by new service 2/2A.
  • From the same date, following passenger requests, the frequency of Simplicity 61 on Sundays will be increased to every 20 minutes.

SimpliCity 42

  • Buses run every 10 minutes into the City Centre Mondays to Saturdays, every 15 minutes on Sunday daytimes serving Siksworth, Tunstall Village, Ryhope, Hollycarrside and Grangetown.
  • If you are a regular traveller on this service, then get a Silksworth Saver to save you money - unlimited weekly travel on service 42, and on Laser buses between Sunderland City Centre and Vicarage Farm Estate. Available from the driver or as an M-ticket on your smartphone.

SimpliCity 61

  • SimpliCity 61 buses run up to every 15 minutes during the daytime, taking you from Sunderland City Centre to Grangetown, Ryhope Green, New Seaham and Murton.


No. Service Places Served Downloads
61 SimpliCity Murton - Dalton Park - New Seaham - Ryhope - Grangetown - Sunderland

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61 times from 25 January 2015

MoneySaver fares

We've some great deals and offers to help you get the best value for money on your bus travel.

Our MoneySaver guide gives you through all of the fares and tickets that are available for travel on our services so you can get the best deal for your journey.

If an employer buys your ticket for you, you could save even more money on the price of individual 28 day tickets - contact us for full details.

Help and Advice

We want you to enjoy using our services and are working hard to make sure you find them easy and reliable to use.

You can speak to Shaun Ritchie our Service Delivery Manager for SimpliCity buses who will be out and about on the buses.

Our customer services team can be contacted by Freepost, telephone or e-mail

Contact Us

Cleaner buses - Our Kite Mark explained

Kite Mark 5Go North East has one of the cleanest bus fleets of its size in the country and to make it even easier for you to see how well your bus is doing to help look after the environment, we have introduced a new ‘kite mark’ on our buses.

Using simple illustrations based on a red kite bird taking flight, each symbol lets you see at-a-glance how each of our buses meet European standards on emissions. Find out more about cleaner engines.

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