Our business in the UK has four areas of activity, UK coach, UK bus, accessible transport and corporate and private hire.


Revenue in 2020

UK overview

National Express operates both bus and coach services in the UK.

In UK bus, National Express is the market leader in the West Midlands – the largest urban bus market outside of London. We also operate in the accessible transport market.

In UK coach, we are the largest operator of scheduled coach services in the UK, operating high frequency services across the country.

We operate non-scheduled coach operations under one brand – National Express Transport Solutions (NETS) – serving the fragmented commuter, corporate shuttle, private hire and holiday markets.

Our National Express Accessible Transport (NEAT) business delivers accessible travel solutions for home-to-school travel and the wider community.

National Express Coach 2021

Our other businesses


ALSA is the leading company in the Spanish road passenger transport sector, and was acquired by National Express in 2005.

North America

Our business in North America has three areas of activity, student transportation, transit and shuttle services. We operate in 33 US states and three Canadian provinces.


National Express Germany operates rail services on five routes in North Rhine-Westphalia.