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National Express is ringing in the New Year on a high
National Express is ringing in the New Year on a high as figures reveal poor weather and soaring mobile phone sales helped contribute to a bumper Christmas for coach travel.
Bus loads of food donated to local foodbank
National Express staff, based at their head office in Birmingham, have collected hundreds of pounds worth of food items, toiletries and other groceries for a local foodbank.
Travelling all the time at the young age of 99
At 99-years-old Basil Croft has travelled further than most on life's proverbial journey.
The five days of Christmas are busiest for travel
Five days is the most common length of time to visit family members at Christmas suggests data revealed by National Express today (Monday, December 16).
Coach service boost
National Express is giving residents in Bath an early Christmas present with the announcement that four new fast London services are being improved and extended.
Cardiff coach station has its very own 'Paddington Puss'
We've all heard of Paddington Bear but Cardiff coach station has its very own 'Paddington Puss' after a member of staff stepped in to offer a loving home to a castaway cat.
Fare and squares with Eurolines
Eurolines is reminding people there is still chance to take advantage of value coach fares and explore stunning markets and medieval squares for less this Christmas.
Kids for a quid bus ticket extended for Christmas
Festive ticket gives grandparents stress free and good value days out Children can now travel across the region for just £1 per day with Nan and Grandad - thanks to the "kids for a quid" ticket introduced by National Express West Midlands.
Christmas deal gets you ho ho home for less with National Express
National Express has teamed up with some of the high street's biggest names this Christmas to offer a range of festive deals.
Still chance to get discounted theatre tickets before the curtain falls on the deal
National Express is reminding people there is still chance to take advantage of an online opportunity to enjoy discounted theatre tickets over the festive season before the curtain falls on the deal.
New commuter service sails past the 2k mark
Bristol's new coach commuter service has hit the ground running during its first month of operations making well over 2,000 passenger journeys.
National Express partnership has Christmas all tied up
National Express has Christmas all tied up with services throughout the festive season for those customers travelling to see friends and family, as well as those fancying a festive break abroad.
All new commuter service nominated for award
A newly launched coach commuter service is already in the running for a top sustainable transport award just weeks after the wheels started turning for the first time.
Coach Tracker wins top industry award
National Express' groundbreaking online coach monitoring system has scooped a top industry award for improving coach travel for customers.
National Express expands its university timetable
The UK's largest provider of direct university coach services has expanded its academic timetable.
Enjoy Continental Christmas cheer for less
Eurolines is running a special offer so shoppers can make the most of Europe's stunning Christmas markets for less.
Paul awarded for his healthy service
A Leeds Coach Station employee has taken the meaning of a 'healthy career' to new heights having never had a sick day since starting his job four decades ago.
National Express keeps Britain flying over Christmas
National Express is the only means of reaching the UK's biggest airports on Christmas Day by public transport and soaring advance bookings for its direct coach services prove travellers are already in the mood to get away for some festive fun.
Southampton selected for pioneering affordable transport scheme
Southampton has been selected by a major UK transport operator as the pilot city for an affordable travel scheme that could be rolled out across the country.
John Gilbert re-elected President of the Eurolines organisation
John Gilbert has been re-elected President of the Eurolines organisation at this year's annual conference held in Lisbon.
Commuter service ready to launch
A brand new coach commuter service launches today (Monday, November 4), providing commuters with a convenient, quick and green link between North Somerset and north Bristol.
National Express drives forward support for The Royal British Legion
National Express is driving forward a major package of support for The Royal British Legion to mark the UK's Remembrance Period.
MPs support National Express partnership with The Post Office
National Express and the Post Office have joined forces to launch the sale of coach tickets at over 11,000 Post Office branches nationwide, a move which has been widely welcomed by MPs at a Parliamentary Reception at Westminster's Portcullis House (October 30).
National Express kick off week-long The Skills Show coach tour at Old Trafford
National Express today (October 28) kicked off a week-long coach tour encouraging young people to show off their undiscovered talents and highlighting the career options available to them at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium.
National Express on the hunt for the UK's best friends
National Express is looking for tales of friendship up and down the land in a bid to find Britain's best friends.
National Express carries the nation's unsung heroes
For a second year running National Express has transported the Pride of Britain award winners to the annual televised awards ceremony in London.
Eurolines asks - what makes you lucky?
They talk about the luck of the Irish and now value coach operator Eurolines is asking people 'what makes you lucky?' for a chance to win return coach travel to the Emerald Isle.
Cheer on Team England with National Express
National Express is urging fans to come and cheer on Team England next summer as a second batch of tickets to the Commonwealth Games go on sale today.
National Express keeps Britain moving over Christmas
National Express is the only national passenger transport company with services scheduled to run throughout Christmas and New Year - ensuring people can still make a Christmas getaway.
All is fine on the 539
A pair of Scottish coach drivers have been recognised as the best in the business by National Express.
Coach Tracker shortlisted for prestigious award
National Express’ industry-leading online coach monitoring system has been shortlisted for a prestigious award.
National Express helps drive forward UK's largest careers event
National Express has joined forces with The Skills Show in a bid to help drive forward the careers of young people across the country.
Norwich students to get new capital connection
National Express is set to launch a London-bound coach service from The University of East Anglia providing the institution with a new direct transport connection to the capital.
Awesome autumn fares from Eurolines
Value coach operator Eurolines has introduced a range of affordable fares for autumn travellers.
Hundreds of sign-ups for Kings Ferry commuter coach service
Hundreds of people have already registered for the new Kings Ferry commuter coach service which is set to launch next month.
Get Glastonbury travel in the bag early with National Express
Tickets for next year's Glastonbury festival go on sale this weekend (October, Sunday 6) and National Express is offering eco-conscious festival-goers a greener way to reach the festival.
National Express - Post Office partnership delivers unbeatable convenience
National Express and the Post Office have joined forces to launch the sale of coach tickets at over 11,000 Post Office branches nationwide.
National Express launches coach tracker app for iPhone
National Express has launched a simpler way for passengers to track their coaches with the introduction of a free iPhone app - providing 24/7 tracking and live service updates.
National Express expands the academic timetable
As the academic year gets underway, National Express is preparing to give students a lesson in affordable travel by expanding its university services.
Extended coach service offers trio of benefits to residents
National Express today (Tuesday, September 24) revealed it is extending a popular coach service to serve Luton town centre in a move offering residents invaluable commuting links, a frequent airport connection and the most affordable means of travelling to London.
Pack more into your journey with National Express
National Express is lending a helping hand to passengers by extending its already generous luggage policy.
Hear ye! Hear ye!
Hear ye! Hear ye! National Express is proclaiming its support for the 2013 British Town Crier competition by slashing the cost of travel to the event in half.
Eurolines' service remain steadfast during French strikes
Eurolines is reassuring passengers its London to Paris service is running as normal during the transport disruption in France today (10 Sept).
Here comes the bride - in a 40ft National Express
A Kidderminster bride made quite the entrance to say her vows this weekend (Saturday, August 31), forgoing the traditional horse-drawn carriage to arrive at her wedding in a 40 foot National Express coach.
Say 'bonjour' to Paris for less
Value coach operator Eurolines has launched fares to Paris from just £19.
Popular landmarks have new home
UK shoppers were left rubbing their eyes today after a great landmark switcheroo.
Keep the kids 'bus'y this bank holiday for a quid a day
Summer ticket gives grandparents stress free and good value days out Children can now travel across the region for just £1 per day - thanks to the "kids for a quid" ticket introduced by National Express West Midlands.
Bank Holiday getaway by coach
Tens of thousands of Brits are set for a big Bank Holiday getaway by coach this weekend in a bid to make the most of the summer sunshine.
Cheer on Team England at the Commonwealth Games with National Express
National Express - the UK's largest coach operator - is running services from all over the country to Glasgow next summer, so fans can travel to see our amazing athletes compete live.
Head to the Fringe
There's still time for culture vultures to head to the Edinburgh Festival with affordable coach travel from National Express.
National Express appoints surprisingly-fast Leeds senior ambassador
National Express is to name one of its surprisingly-fast coaches after its surprisingly-fast senior ambassador from Leeds.
A hands-on role for Ron
One of Bournemouth's most familiar faces has been chosen as an ambassador for coach company National Express.
National Express appoints Leicester ambassadors
National Express has appointed a retired couple from Leicester who love travelling to sample its coaches for a year.
Free travel wallets for people travelling with National Express
National Express is helping people get their holidays off to a flying start with a great travel wallet giveaway as its airport services take off in a big way.
Put a Cork in it - for less
Eurolines has reduced its fares to Ireland allowing people to get away to the Emerald Isle for less.
All-in-one ticket set to make waves
National Express has joined forces with a hovercraft operator and a bus company to offer passengers all-in-one tickets to the Isle of Wight.
Portsmouth coach driver fronts national employment campaign
A Portsmouth-based National Express coach driver is fronting a UK-wide campaign to help forces leavers get jobs on civvy street.
Hot tickets - affordable fares encourage summer spontaneity
National Express is inviting people to find their free-spirited side this summer with thousands of low-cost fares which afford the freedom to be spontaneous with travel choices.
National Express teams up with Billy Elliot the musical
In a move that will have theatre lovers jumping for joy, National Express is linking up with the internationally award-winning Billy Elliot the Musical to offer discounted theatre tickets to customers travelling to see the show by coach.
Sky-high demand for airport services
National Express has seen demand for its airport services soar this year as hundreds of thousands more people opt to transfer to the airport by coach.
National Express helps young people get their careers on the road
National Express has helped a group of disadvantaged young people get their careers on the road by laying on a trip to Parliament as the highlight of a high-profile job-seekers initiative.
Keep the kids 'bus'y during the hols for a quid a day
Summer ticket gives grandparents stress free and good value days out Children can now travel across the region for just £1 per day - thanks to the "kids for a quid" ticket introduced by National Express West Midlands.
Express delivery for Community Shield fans
National Express is playing a blinder by running direct coach services to the FA Community Shield at Wembley Stadium.
Full steam ahead at coach station ahead of rail disruption
Just days before major engineering works bring trains in Nottingham to a halt, National Express is reminding residents help is at hand for people whose travel plans are derailed.
Support affordable travel urges MP
Bath MP Don Foster is urging residents to help secure extra coach services to London permanently by trying out National Express' new seasonal express coaches to the capital.
We DO like to be beside the seaside
As Britain continues to bask in the baking sunshine National Express reveals trips to the seaside are soaring.
Eurolines launch new daily services to the heart of Disneyland Paris
Eurolines UK has launched daily services to Disneyland Paris in a move that will delight people seeking affordable transport to the world-famous attraction.
National Express first to sign Government's new Corporate Covenant
National Express has been announced as the first company to sign the Government's groundbreaking new pledge to support the Armed Forces as it reveals it will offer guaranteed interviews for service leavers with PCV licences.
One in ten get to Glastonbury with National Express
The wellies and tents are packed as thousands of people across the UK prepare to make the trip to Glastonbury and record numbers are choosing National Express to get them there.
National Express lends a hand
National Express lent a hand to a group of Brownies at a unique event last week (June 22).
Half price coach travel on Armed Forces Day
National Express is reminding people it has halved the cost of coach travel to Armed Forces Day in Nottingham on 29 June - so people can support our brave servicemen and women.
Big increase in Nottingham travel connections
National Express is to vastly improve affordable travel connections in Nottingham as it announced today (June 19) that an extra 44 daily coach services are to serve the city.
Eurolines offers alternative during French transport chaos
Eurolines is offering people a reliable way to travel to France amid the current French transport chaos.
Take the coach to watch 'le Tour'
In good news for British cycling fans dreaming of a second successive British champion taking to the Tour de France podium this year, Eurolines is inviting people to get on the coach to watch the famous bike race in Paris.
Enjoy free tea and biccies on National Express
National Express is inviting senior citizens to have a sit down and a cuppa.
Eurolines offer reliable coach services in face of widespread strikes in France
Eurolines is reassuring people there is still a way to travel to France reliably in the wake of widespread transport strikes which are causing misery to travellers.
National Express supports Armed Forces Day
National Express is putting on a show of support for the armed forces by halving the cost of travel to the national Armed Forces Day event taking place in Nottingham on 29 June.
North Somerset commuters to get a royal service
North Somerset is getting brand new coach commuter services offering thousands of car users a stress-free journey to work.
Go green at Glastonbury with National Express
Thousands of festival-goers travelling to Glastonbury with National Express will have other revellers green with envy.
...And the winner is!
A mother of three has realised her childhood dream of becoming a published fiction writer after being announced as the winner of a UK-wide short story competition.
120k ready for bank holiday getaway
National Express is putting on thousands more seats to cope with extra demand as people prepare for the Bank Holiday getaway.
Investment is the key to driving forward success say The Kings Ferry
A Kent coach company is driving forward business success.
The Kings Ferry wins top sports fixture contract
The Kings Ferry has scored a winner after being awarded contracts to take thousands of fans to the UEFA Champions League Final.
National Express revamps popular coachcard
National Express is ringing in the changes with a host of improvements to its coachcard that is already saving seniors millions.
National Express goes full steam ahead
National Express ticket sales at two major UK coastal cities are sailing full steam ahead following the withdrawal of First Group's Greyhound services from Portsmouth and Southampton.
Ryanair partnership is flyaway success
National Express is further strengthening its position in the airport market as its recent link-up with Europe's biggest low-cost airline, Ryanair, proves a flyaway success.
Senior executive team take to the road
National Express' senior executive team has taken to the road for a special week-long tour to meet frontline staff - by coach of course.
Jobs boost for Luton
National Express is on the look-out for people looking to drive forward their careers in Luton.
Award-winning marketing team bring make a splash at Luton Airport
The award-winning marketing team at National Express has brought a splash of colour to London Luton Airport.
Completely committed to customers - on and off the coach
National Express is on track to get a million unique visitors to its online coach monitoring service during its first full year of operation.
Bank Holiday fares starting at under a fiver while airport ticket sales are flying
National Express is helping people take full advantage of the long Bank Holiday weekend with low cost fares which are available at the click of a button on its website.
A1 is on the road
The new National Express A1 airport service is now fully operational.
Festivals for Families
It's never too early to become a music lover - as rising sales of children's coach tickets to festivals are proving.
Coaching the Athletes
National Express is preparing to get athletes and supporters travelling to the 2013 Leeds Half-Marathon off to a flying start.
Expanding Eurolines network makes it easier to Split to Croatia
The Eurolines network is expanding with the launch of new and increased frequency services to Croatia (May 1).
May Day Getaway
National Express is ready to put the spring back in people's step with its services to the UK's most famous May Day celebrations.
National Express at the front of the crowd
National Express is taking centre stage this summer as it celebrates 20 years serving the UK's biggest and best-loved music festivals.
FA Cup goers get extra time with National Express
National Express is running return services to the FA Cup Final at Wembley Stadium - and has added in extra time for fans to celebrate to boot.
Half a million fares for a fiver or less
National Express is helping people take advantage of the longer spring days with half a million new low cost fares.
Julie's just top
A Milton Keynes woman is helping to drive first-class standards at National Express after scooping a top award for excellence in customer service.
Job joy for Luton
National Express is on the road to creating scores of new jobs in Luton.
Sharing the Like
'Like for like' National Express is ahead of the game, becoming the UK's first public passenger transport company to be 'liked' by 100,000 people on Facebook.
National Express coaches keep Britain moving during cold snap
National Express has helped to keep Britain safely moving during the recent cold snap - with virtually all coach services running as scheduled.
National Express invites people to "Take us on a Journey"
It's not too late to put pen to paper and apply for award-winning women's author Jenny Colgan's short story competition.
Eurolines is seeing green
Eurolines is seeing green with the launch of specially-liveried coaches to raise awareness of affordable coach travel to the Emerald Isle.
409's just the ticket for birthday-boy David
Most kids want an X-Box or the latest expensive computer game for their birthday but for one coach-mad schoolboy only one thing would do - a trip on the National Express.
Hop on the coach for less this spring
National Express is inviting people to get loved up this spring - with a little help from the world's largest Easter bunny.
New comfort with friendly prices - city2city coaches start on April 2nd
Largest European coach service provider hitting the road in Germany Better by bus: Most modern fleet of coaches delivers new standard of comfortable travel Five times daily intercity connections between nine major cities Launch offer: 10,000 tickets for 5 Euros Regular ticket prices from 8 Euros Ticket costs 40% lower than regular rail prices From April 2nd 2013 it will be: Better by bus.
A Good Friday for National Express
National Express is on track for a Good Friday - and a Happy Easter - as strong advance ticket sales reveal.
Just the ticket
A Portsmouth team which has clocked up more than a century selling coach tickets has scooped a national award.
And the South West is off... to the races
Giddy-up! For the first time this year National Express is laying on coaches from the south west to Cheltenham Festival.
Upwardly mobile - Mobile visits to nationalexpress.com top million mark
Record numbers of thunder-thumbed travellers are using mobile devices to book affordable travel reveals the UK's largest coach operator.
Huge sprout in passengers to Brussels leads Eurolines boom
Journeys to Paris and Amsterdam also up Eurolines is leading the way in affordable travel to Europe with record numbers choosing to explore the continent in 2012 on its coaches.
Students logging on for a bargain
It has long been said that students love a bargain and soaring sales figures at National Express are proving the old adage true.
One man's rubbish is another man's treasure
The big spring clean has started early for National Express, as staff pass on unwanted shoes and trainers to a good cause.
Low fare finder reveals a million reasons to travel with National Express
The UK's largest coach company is offering a million reasons to choose affordable coach travel.
National Express invites people to 'Take us on a Journey'
National Express has teamed up with major UK publishing house Little Brown and award-winning women's author Jenny Colgan to capture the journeys dreams are made of.
Get to Stansted three times less with National Express
National Express is laying on thousands of extra seats this January to cope with demand from travellers affected by engineering works on the Stansted Express train line.
Kent coach company helps take the sting out of 'back to school'
National Express is helping take the sting out of that 'back to school' feeling by offering commuters in Kent free travel for up to two months.
Bonne année! Beat the January blues with Eurolines
Take advantage of Eurolines fantastic daytime fares to Paris and Lille and grab yourself a bargain break to help beat the January blues.
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