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National Express keeps the UK connected this Christmas
More than 50,000 extra coach seats are being added to services over the festive period European services to Brussels, Amsterdam and Paris will be operating for the first time on Christmas Day National Express will be the only national public transport network on Christmas Day when the rail network shuts Rail passengers face travel disruption over the period due to shutdown, limited services, engineering works and planned strikes National Express will be keeping the UK more connected than ever this Christmas with extra coach services running throughout the festive season, including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.
Top transport award for National Express’s safety drive
Leading bus and coach operator National Express has won a top transport award for improving road safety.
National Express asks drivers to ‘stay safe, stay back'
National Express UK Coach has partnered with Highways England to support their latest road safety initiative.
National Express is "best of the best" for safety
National Express has been awarded the highest safety award in the UK - the Sword of Honour - by the British Safety Council.
Backseat Driving Proves Popular with Coach Passengers
Trends in passenger choice when reserving seats for travel with National Express have revealed the UK public love the opportunity to be a backseat driver.
Mayor opens brand-new training academy in Birmingham
Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street, has officially opened a new National Express Training Academy in partnership with South and City College Birmingham.
Edinburgh schoolgirl wins national art competition!
A seven-year-old Edinburgh schoolgirl has been left beaming with pride as her artwork was unveiled on the side of a National Express coach after she won a nationwide drawing competition.
Bristol schoolgirl wins national art competition
A nine-year-old schoolgirl has been left beaming with pride as her artwork was unveiled on the side of a National Express coach after she won a nationwide drawing competition.
Junior on the road to Fame
A youth dancing sensation from Leeds is on the road to success after being given the chance to train at a prestigious dance academy, with the backing of National Express.
UK’s most friendly places revealed
People living in Scotland are among the most sociable in the UK, according to recent a poll.
National Express reveals the summer holiday by numbers
With schools finishing for the academic year, the upcoming average British family summer break will take in 11 days out, 344 miles of travel, and two cases of sunburn - according to recent research.
National Express flying the flag for our forces
National Express is flying the flag for the nation’s armed forces this week by encouraging its employee reservists to wear their uniforms to work on Reserves Day.
Plymouth coach station team on the global stage
Plymouth Coach Station staff have won international recognition for their fundraising work at the National Express Group company awards.
National Express strikes gold
The UK’s largest coach operator has struck gold again after winning a Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) gold award for the fifth year running.
Thousands switch to coach during Liverpool station closure
Thousands of Liverpool passengers are switching to coach this summer as the city’s main railway station is closed for two months for upgrade workaccording to figures from National Express.
National Express boosts airport connections for flyers
National Express is today boosting airport connections in preparation for sky-high demand for coach travel this summer.
National Express cleans up at industry awards
National Express has proven itself king of the road after coming away from two industry awards ceremonies with armfuls of silverware.
Kids called on to get creative and Colour the Coach
National Express is calling on kids all over the country to get creative and design a summer advert for their home town to take pride of place on the side of a coach.
Ex-Gurkha drivers salute National Express’s forces support
A pair of Gillingham-based coach drivers, who served in war zones around the world, are backing National Express’s renewed support for the armed forces.
Driver of the Year crowned after thrilling shootout
A National Express coach driver has beaten the best in the business to win the company’s ‘Driver of the Year’ award after a thrilling competition at a motor racing circuit.
National Express’s high-tech safety drive commended
National Express has won high praise from industry experts for rolling out new technology to increase road safety.
Plymouth coach station team make a big impact
Plymouth Coach Station staff have been crowned the best in the business after winning a top company award for their fundraising work.
Martin goes for Gold!
A Manchester customer service maestro is at the top of his game after being recognised by one of the biggest names in transport.
National Express named among top transport brands by UK consumers
National Express has been rated as one of the UK’s top transport brands for consumers, according to YouGov’s annual BrandIndex list, which measures the British public’s perception of brands.
Coach travel set to be as popular as ever this half term
With hundreds of thousands of travellers choosing coach as their mode of transport this February half term holiday, National Express has compiled a list of the most popular destinations during the break.
National Express strengthens cross channel and European services
The UK’s largest coach operator is strengthening its trans-continental services with a new partnership with two market-leading European coach companies.
National Express takes up the reins with a new partnership
National Express, the UK’s largest coach operator, has signed a three year agreement as ‘Official Coach and Bus Partner’ of The Jockey Club.
National Express Employee Charity Panel provides thousands in funding support
In 2017, the National Express Employee Charity Panel donated £8,000 to over 30 different charities and community groups personally supported by the company’s UK employees.
National Express’s record-breaking Christmas
National Express is revealing it hit new heights this Christmas as the company broke records for passenger numbers and revenue.
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