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Services run up to every 30 minutes - Monday to Saturday daytimes
Sunderland City Centre to Newcastle City Centre via Chester Road and Gateshead High Street
Evening services from Fawcett Street, Sunderland at 19:24 and from Pilgrim Street, Newcastle at 20:10
Free Wi-Fi* on board
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£3.50 for an adult single
£5.00 with a Tyne and Wear dayrider PLUS
£19.00 all week with a Tyne and Wear megarider PLUS
Express X24A trips serve Doxford International during peak times, from Monday to Friday
X24A trips between Newcastle and Doxford International take approximately 30 minutes
All other X24 journeys operate via standard route and do not serve Doxford International.
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There are many onward connections available with X24:
Service 100 to Metrocentre every ten to 12 minutes from Pilgrim Street.
Service X63 to Quorum Business Park up to every 15 minutes from New Bridge Street (west).
Service 22 and 22X to Cobalt Business Park, Newcastle Business Park or Newburn Riverside up to every 20 minutes from Market Street.
*journey duration's can vary - based on off-peak timings Monday to Saturday.