A Supporter’s Guide to the Euros in France

A Supporter’s Guide to the Euros in FranceTravelling to a foreign country is always a tricky adventure – especially so when you go there for a big sports event. You might put your foot in your mouth by saying something wrong and it’s never good to cross a Frenchman (as was most prominently displayed by Zidane’s famous headbutt Continue reading

National Express connects London’s Southbank with Stansted Airport

National Express connects London’s Southbank with Stansted AirportTravellers visiting London or using a plane from Stansted to escape the city for a few days have all reason to celebrate. Last Monday, the coach company has launched additional bus connections to and from Stansted Airport. “Getting to and from the airport needn’t be a hassle – we’re delighted to be making Continue reading

Christmas is All Around: The UK’s Best Christmas Markets

Christmas is All Around: The UK’s Best Christmas MarketsWhen the cities glisten with lights and the smell of roasted nuts and gingerbread fills the air, then it’s a clear indicator that the festive season has finally kicked in. Numerous British towns and cities celebrate the time before the holidays with charming Christmas Markets and attract visitors with Continue reading

Arriva Trains Wales Strike: When there’s no train, take the bus!

Arriva Trains Wales Strike: When there’s no train, take the bus!Welsh travellers are about to be faced with major transport disruptions as Arriva Trains Wales drivers will go on strike this Thursday. Despite efforts by the train company, members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport Union (RMT) have decided to walk out at 00:01am on 12 November. The Industrial Action Continue reading

Bond, James Bond: The National Express 007-service is more popular than ever

Bond, James Bond: The National Express 007-service is more popular than everCompared to September, the National Express 007-service has seen a rise in ridership – which cannot be a coincidence, according to the coach company. About 8 percent more passengers could be found on the buses operating direct connections between London and the Kentish coastal town Deal. Continue reading

First direct transport connection to be launched between Gatwick Airport and Kent

First direct transport connection to be launched between Gatwick Airport and KentThe UK’s leading coach company National Express is about to launch the first direct link between Gatwick Airport and Kent. Up to now, National Express is already operating bus connections from Gatwick to London, South Wales, the South Coast, the Midlands and East Anglia. The latest addition to the Continue reading

Travel Tip: A Romantic Autumn Getaway to Paris for £10

Travel Tip: A Romantic Autumn Getaway to Paris for £10Autumn is the perfect season for couples: You can snuggle up under a warm blanket, light a candle and enjoy a cozy night at the fireplace while the temperature outside start to drop. However, instead of spending this time in the UK, a short getaway to romantic Paris will certainly be appreciated by your significant other. Continue reading

Powered by poo: Thanks to alternative fuel the Bio-Bus is highly eco-friendly

Powered by poo: Thanks to alternative fuel the Bio-Bus is highly eco-friendlyTaking the coach is a very eco-friendly way of travelling between cities. According to calculations of the government initiative Act on CO2, a traveller on a coach with an average amount of passengers on board will only produce 4.8 kg of emissions per 100 kilometres. In comparison, a single passenger Continue reading