Thursday, September 16, 2021
National Express network to grow further on 30 July

National Express expands provision as rebuild continues

National Express has restored more of its scheduled coach network as it continues to rebuild from an 11-week temporary closure at the beginning of...
National Express UK Coach summer marketing campaign

National Express to invest £1m in marketing coach network

National Express UK Coach will invest at least £1m in a summer marketing campaign under the strapline This is the Direction of Travel. The...
FlixBus UK network reaches Scotland

FlixBus reaches Scotland as UK network expands further

FlixBus has extended its scheduled coach network to Scotland as part of further growth in the UK. Edinburgh and Glasgow are among 10 additional...
Road pricing and coaches

Road pricing: Position coaches with politicians, says UKCOA

Road pricing has been touted as what will plug the void in fuel duty revenue created by a move to zero-emission. Such a shift...
Xplore Dundee X90 to Edinburgh Airport to restart

Xplore Dundee to restart Airport Xpress with fleet upgrade

Xplore Dundee will relaunch its X90 Airport Xpress service to Edinburgh Airport from Monday 21 June. The restart after a period of suspension will...
National Express carbon offset scheme launched

National Express carbon offset for coach passengers launched

National Express is offering its coach passengers the option to offset the carbon emissions of their journeys on its scheduled services. The offset programme is...
Flixbus funding round raises over US$650m

FlixBus $650m funding round will lead to ‘clear acceleration’

FlixBus brand owner FlixMobility has further underscored its desire to achieve market leadership in the UK scheduled coach sector after a funding round successfully...
National Express coach capacity uplift in England

National Express coach capacity in England increased

National Express scheduled coach services in England are utilising almost full capacity following industry work that identified the uplift as being safe. It follows...
Megabus and Yellow Buses collaboration on new coach route

Megabus and Yellow Buses in scheduled service tie-up

Bournemouth operator Yellow Buses is collaborating with Megabus to provide a new service between Poole, Bournemouth and London via Heathrow Airport. It will begin...
National Express sees encouraging early post-restart demand

Post-restart demand signs ‘encouraging’, says National Express

National Express (NX) has seen strong initial demand for its limited timetable of scheduled coach services since a restart on 29 March. It says...

Stagecoach outlines net zero ambitions for Scotland’s Climate Week

Stagecoach has outlined its net zero plans in Scotland to mark Scotland's Climate Week event, held 13 – 19 September. That roadmap includes £21.4m investment...