Rail and tube strikes ahead: the coach as alternative mode of transport

Rail and tube strikes ahead: the coach as alternative mode of transportThis August is likely to cause many disturbances for travellers and commuters, as several industrial actions lie ahead. The most severe strikes are to be expected for the Bank Holiday Weekend at the end of the month, when services for both the Transport for London (TfL) and the First Great Western will Continue reading

Discover the UK’s hottest summer events by bus and coach!

Discover the UK’s hottest summer events by bus and coach!This summer is going to be hot – not only in terms of temperature. Every year the UK hosts numerous festivals and outdoor celebrations, with globally renowned Glastonbury music festival only being one amongst many. The British coach operators are already prepared for summer and offer cheap fares Continue reading

From London to Milan: megabus takes you to the Expo 2015

From London to Milan: megabus takes you to the Expo 2015The British intercity bus provider megabus UK has recently launched its first bus route linking the UK and sunny Italy. Since 8 July, passengers can travel from London all the way to the north Italian fashion capital Milan. Several other attractive destinations are also serviced on this bus line, including Lille, Paris, Continue reading

New cross-border connections allow for inexpensive summer holidays

New cross-border connections allow for inexpensive summer holidaysRelaxing days in Scandinavia, beach holidays at the Costa Brava or a city trip to Milan – the intercity bus providers’ new cross-border connections make low-cost summer holidays possible for everyone. For quite some time, the bus companies have focused increasingly on international connections building towards Continue reading

megabus is now running from Germany over France to Spain

megabus is now running from Germany over France to Spain The British intercity bus company megabus started operating in Germany last year and has been steadily expanding its network ever since. The bus operator has now announced its newest strike on the German market: a direct intercity bus connection from Cologne to Barcelona via Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Karlsruhe, Continue reading