National Express Forms New Partnership with Ouibus

National Express Forms New Partnership with OuibusFour of the European giants of bus transport have decided to join forces to face competition in the international market. As the UK market leader, with over 20 million passengers each year, it’s only natural that National Express would eventually form a partnership with the leading provider in France, Ouibus, which Continue reading

Best Coach Connection of February: Penrith and Edinburgh

Best CheckMyBus Connection of February: Penrith and EdinburghWith Valentine’s day quickly approaching, what better way to spend the holiday with your loved one than to explore some of the UK’s most romantic sites. From the iconic streets of London, the beautiful mountains of northern Wales and the dramatic Scottish Highlands, there is no shortage of amazing sites to visit in Continue reading

Ants and Bees, New Allies of Ecological Buses

Ants and Bees, New Allies of Ecological Buses
From record breaking heatwaves to sporadic weather conditions, it can seem that nature is looking for some retribution against humans for their contributions to climate change. Scientists have issued a series of warnings to the drastic consequences if carbon emissions are not reduced with more ecologically friendly Continue reading

Best Coach Connection of January: Manchester to Liverpool

Best CheckMyBus Connection for January: Manchester to LiverpoolThe winter months can be rather grim for many people throughout the UK with limited hours of daylight, cold temperatures, gray skies and no shortage of rain. While it may be tempting to just stay at home until the season passes, going on a trip can help ease those winter blues. Of course, Manchester and Liverpool might Continue reading

January 2018 Kicks off with More Rail Strikes

January 2018 Kicks off with More Rail Strikes2017 was a very difficult year for the British rail industry. Disputes over pay and job security have resulted in rail worker strikes all over the country, causing countless disruptions and delays for passengers. To make matters worse, British Rail Prices will rise 3.4 percent in 2018, which is the highest increase in five years. Unfortunately, Continue reading

Northern Lights over the British Isles

Northern Lights over the British IslesAs emerald lights dance across the world’s northern skies, many cold and distant places spring to mind, from Alaska to Siberia and the northern most tips of Scandinavian countries. While these are all well-known sites to view the Northern Lights, the phenomenon can also be seen in both Ireland and Scotland. As January approaches, Continue reading

Environmental objective 2030: reduce CO2 emissions by 40%

Environmental objective 2030: reduce CO2 emissions by 40%The European Commission (EC) recently presented the new objectives for the Clean Mobility Package Horizon 2030. It sets out the environmental objectives that affect the passenger transport sector and the legislative measures that should be applied to all new vehicles from the year 2025. Although all new vehicles Continue reading