Summary

 
Overview
Unlimited travel within Tyne & Wear 
Type of offer
Ordinary Promotion 
Nearest stations
Details

The 16-18 MetroSaver is a ticket exclusively for 16 to 18 year old.

The ticket gives 60% discount off an adult Season Ticket and is valid on Metro, Shields Ferry and local rail services between Newcastle and Sunderland*. It can also be used on buses in the Quaylink Central Zone**

*You need a special ticket to accompany your smartcard to travel between Newcastle and Sunderland on Northern trains. Collect at and Nexus TravelShop

**Central Zone covers Q1 and Q2 between Central Station and Gateshead Interchange, and Q3 between Haymarket bus station.

16-15 METROSAVER CAN ONLY BE LOADED ONTO A 'POP' SMARTCARD

 
Participating train companies
Northern;  

Prices

Adult
N/A
Child
N/A
Concession

One Week:

  • All zones £7.50

Four weeks:

  • All zones £28.00
Family
N/A
Group
N/A
Discounts available with these products
 

Validity

Area of validity
 
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Further Information

Apply for your FREE Pop card online here. You will need to upload a photograph.

Your Pop card will take about five working days to arrive in the post. When it arrives take it to a Nexus TravelShop and staff will activate your 16-18 discount. You'll need to show proof that you are aged 16 or 17 years on 31 August 2015.

Reversible
No
Details
  • A teen travel / college I.D. card is required to purchase the ticket
  • I.D. cards must be taken to a TravelShop, with a passport style photograph for the purchase of the first 16-18 MetroSaver
  • Passengers may be required to produce the authorised I.D. card alongside a valid 16-18 MetroSaver by authorised members of staff
  • The POP smartcard is non transferable and shouldn't be used by anyone apart from the cardholder
  • If the I.D. card is lost, a charge of £5.00 will be payable for a replacement
  • Failure to present a valid MetroSaver may result in a Penalty Fare or prosecution
Period of availability
Applies
08/10/2009 - Until further notice

Purchasing

Available to purchase
08/10/2009 - Until further notice
Buying your tickets

Tickets can be purchased:

  • At the Pop Shop
  • On the day of travel, at any Metro station ticket machine
  • At a PayZone store
  • At a Nexus TravelShop