from 2 January 2014
National Express West Midlands bus and tram fare structure is changing from 2 January 2014.
The new fares, which will see family and student fares frozen, will support further investment into the West Midlands bus network during 2014 as well as reflecting rising business costs.Read More
National Express West Midlands has today announced its Christmas and New Year services and is reminding customers to use the new app to ensure they make the most of their time at the shops. The bus operator will run more services than ever before over the festive period and will run late night services to shopping centres such as Merry Hill.Read More
National Express West Midlands has today reported a 10% increase in weekend patronage to Birmingham City Centre since the start of the German Market. Nearly 10,000 additional journeys are being made by bus each weekend as people flock to the German Market and its bars.Read More
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg visited National Express West Midlands in Birmingham today to announce that the company is doubling its apprentices.Read More
Bus and coach operator leads way with guaranteed interviews for service leavers
National Express has announced the region’s first package of benefits for reservists, Armed Forces personnel and their families as part of the company’s commitment to the government’s Corporate Covenant.Read More
National Express West Midlands will be operating the following levels of service over the Christmas and New Year holidays:Read More
On behalf of Westfield we will be running some extra late night buses from the Merry Hill Shopping Centre to help shoppers and workers on 4 days before Christmas that the centre is opening until midnight this year.
One additional journey will run to each destination departing from Merry Hill at 0020 on the evenings of Thursday 19th, Friday 20th, Saturday 21st and Monday 23rd December.Read More
On Monday 23rd December, Tuesday 24th December, Friday 27th December, Monday 30th December and Tuesday 31st December 2013 we will be operating Saturday timetables however certain services will have a few extra journeys added, please see details below:Read More
We are introducing a number changes to services in the Black Country and a slight route change to service 73 starting from Sunday, 1st December 2013.
Additionally, on the same day, there will be changes to the stopping places of for some of our services at Merry Hill Bus Station and Walsall Bus Station.
Sunday 15 December 2013 (between 08:00 and approximately 14:00 hours)
Coombs Road, Halesowen will be closed one way (from Halesowen) on the above date.
Service 297 will be diverted as follows:
Normal line of route to Dudley Road, then buses will operate via Hereward Rise, Amber Way and Coombs Road to Station Road, resuming normal line of...Read More
Between Wednesday 11 December 2013 and Friday 13 December 2013
Halesowen Street will be closed between the junctions of Long Lane and Bassano Road due to a burst water main.
Services 4H, 4M, 53, 89, 127, 205 and 289 will be diverted as follows:
Service 4H towards Halesowen:
Normal line of route to Oldbury Road, then buses will operate...Read More
From Monday, 2nd December to Friday, 20th December 2013 overnight.
College Road will be closed in 2 phases for resurfacing work, as follows:
- Phase 1: Monday to Wednesday, 2nd - 4th December 2013 overnight from 20:00 until 06:00 each night.
The complete island at College Road / Brackenbury Road / Dovedale Road will be closed.
- Phase 2: Wednesday, 4th December to Friday, 20th December 2013 overnight from 20:00 until 06:00 each night.
College Road will be closed from Chester Road to Hawthorn Road in the towards Birmingham direction only.
Starting on Saturday, 30th November 2013 we're diverting some of our services in Birmingham City Centre at weekends in order to minimise delays due to car park queues on Park Street in the lead up to Christmas.Read More