Sustainable transport

On this page you will find information about local sustainable transport in Northumberland.

Northumberland County Council promotes sustainable transport under the Go Smarter banner.

  • Go Smarter encourages people across Northumberland to explore and use sustainable modes of transport - walking, cycling, public transport and car sharing - when travelling to work and school; making journeys greener, cheaper and healthier.  More information and a journey planner can be found at
The authority supports the development and implementation of travel plans for schools, business and residential developments.

Travel plans can be developed on a  voluntary basis or required as part of a planning condition.  Further information about school travel plans and activities carried out in schools can be found here

For more information contact: Sarah Rowell on 01670 624117 or email