Tuesday, June 15, 2021
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...
Megabus services in England and Wales to restart on 29 March

Megabus services in England and Wales restart on 29 March

Megabus scheduled coach services in England and Wales will restart from Monday 29 March. A reduced timetable will initially be in operation to connect...
National Express network improvements coming in 2021

National Express restart prefaces major network improvements

National Express (NX) will improve its network in 2021 with a focus on journey times, punctuality and connectivity. The operator announced that work ahead...
National Express Transport Services flexible ticketing

National Express commuter services introduce flexible ticketing

National Express Transport Solutions has introduced flexible ticketing on its commuter services between Kent and London, which are operated by The Kings Ferry. The...
National Express scheduled coach service suspension

Second suspension for National Express scheduled coaches

National Express is to introduce a second full suspension of its network of scheduled coach services. The pause will come into effect from 2359hrs...
£3m support for scheduled coach services

Scheduled coach services over festive window get £3m support

The Department for Transport (DfT) will make available up to £3m to support an enhanced network of scheduled coach services over the Christmas travel...

Cummins UK Logistics Centre opened in Daventry

Cummins has opened its 435,000ft2 UK Logistics Centre (UKLC) in Daventry. UKLC will support the company’s aftermarket products and UK manufacturing sites and it will...