National Express Group is a leading transport provider delivering services in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East. Every year more than 845 million journeys are made on our buses, trains, light rail services and coaches.
National Express UK Bus operates local bus services within the West Midlands, Coventry and Dundee. It also operates the Midland Metro light rail service between Birmingham and Wolverhampton.
UK Bus - Key facts
National Express UK Bus is one of Birmingham and the West Midlands' biggest employers with over 5,500 staff across the region.
Our award winning partnership with Transport for West Midlands (TfWM - formerly Centro) is the UK's most successful, delivering patronage growth, an industry leading smartcard and record investment.
We operate 1,600 vehicles in the West Midlands, Coventry and Dundee.
National Express West Midlands provides nearly 8 in 10 public transport journeys in the region, removing cars equivalent to a traffic jam from Birmingham to Mumbai off the West Midlands roads everyday and saving 45,000 tonnes of carbon every year.
Our buses carry around 1 million people to work, school, college and leisure activities every single day. During morning rush hour 28 people a second board a National Express bus in the West Midlands.
National Express Coventry, operating from one central depot, run 31 bus services in Coventry, Bedworth, Keresley, Kenilworth and Leamington.
National Express Coventry carries approximately 500,000 customers per week, operating around six million miles every year.
Xplore Dundee operates a comprehensive network of high frequency local bus services within the city. The company employs some 360 people and operates a fleet of around 110 buses.
Xplore Dundee was the first urban bus operator in the UK to have a 100% low floor, easy access fleet and broke ground again in 2013 with the launch of Scotland's first ITSO smartcard.
The Midland Metro is operated by National Express and carries approximately five million passengers between Wolverhampton and Birmingham every year. The 13 mile line from Wolverhampton St George's to Birmingham New Street includes 26 secure and accessible stops served by a modern fleet of 21 low-floor trams.
National Express is the largest operator of scheduled coach services in the UK. The business operates high frequency services serving over 900 destinations across the country.
UK Coach - Key facts
Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads everyday.
Around 19 million passenger journeys are made on our coaches every year.
We serve over 900 destinations across the UK, including towns, cities and major airports.
National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day.
Our 24 hour control centre receives a GPS signal from our coaches every 30 seconds to update on location, speed and the temperature inside the coach.
National Express coach is en route to being 100% wheelchair accessible - years ahead of the legal requirement.