Tuesday, May 24, 2022

New coaches for X51 upgrade to Glasgow

Stagecoach is extending its hourly, seven days a week, Fife-Livingston Express City Connect X51 coach route into Glasgow from 14 May, when new yet-to-be-revealed...

Venture capital enables Sn-ap to expand to run from Bristol

What is described as a “revolutionary new transport service that is set to transform the travel scene” has announced that it is launching in...

Ex-rail? Travel free on a coach

In a bid to woo rail passengers feeling the pinch Stagecoach Yorkshire is offering rail users with valid or recently expired train tickets, free...

Strike boosts express coach

A strike on Northern Rail today (8 November) provided Stagecoach Yorkshire with a further opportunity to promote its newly-launched Barnsley-Leeds X10, with power sockets...

Verdict on scheduled coach services is delivered

A report has been produced by the European Community into scheduled coach services across the continent. How do the UK’s fare when compared to...

Straight-to-campus boosts numbers

National Express says passenger numbers on its 30 routes direct to university campuses have increased by 12% as the new academic year began this...

New airport link for Luton to Paddington

New airport link for Luton to Paddington Luton Airport has gained its first direct link to Paddington station in London thanks to National Express (NX),...

National Express and Megabus challenger starts Derby service

An innovative on-demand travel service is changing the face of coach travel as it launches a Derby-London route on Friday (23 June) offering convenient...

Airline’s Oxford link to Birmingham ends

Oxford Bus Company’s Airline service is to end its extension from Oxford to Birmingham Airport, eight months after its launch, on 25 March. The service...

New coaches as Llew Jones picks up contract

Llanwrst, North Wales-based Llew Jones Coaches has won a “substantial” contract with the National Express to run the new 555 route from Bangor to...

Grant Palmer is latest operator for DVSA Earned Recognition

Grant Palmer is the latest member of the coach and bus industry to be accredited as a member of the Earned Recognition (ER) scheme...