The Black Country flag will be flying proudly on buses across the region this month after National Express West Midlands decked 50 of its fleet out in the colours.Read More
All National Express West Midlands buses and Midland Metro trams will observe the national minute’s silence for the victims of the Tunisia beach attack today at 12 noon.Read More
We had over 4000 visitors to view the new Platinum and Crimson buses in Rotunda Square, Bullring on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th June. Showcasing the new standard of buses, the new livery and introducing a new way to travel with free wifi, extra legroom and comfier seats.Read More
Plush leather seats, suits, wifi and the latest security, it may sound like Westminster but it is in fact National Express West Midlands new Platinum service. Birmingham Yardley’s new MP Jess Philips helped launch the new service and took a seat on a bus named in her honour.Read More
National Express West Midlands has today joined Solihull and Birmingham councillors to launch a £4 million fleet of new luxurious buses which will give passengers extra leg room, free wifi, high backed leather seats and next stop announcements as well as faster journeys.Read More
Between Sunday 19th July until Saturday 29th August 2015 for the summer holiday period there will be revised Monday - Saturday timetables for some Birmingham routes.
From Sunday 19th July service 63 will have the introduction of a half hourly night service between Birmingham and Selly Oak.Read More
Between Sunday 19th July - Saturday 29th August 2015 there will be revised timetables for some Black Country routes. During the summer holiday period, there will be a revised Monday-Saturday timetable in operation for the routes below.Read More
Phase 3 of the Solihull gateway project will start on Sunday 21st June 2015, which will see minor changes to some stops in Solihull town centre.Read More
From Sunday 10th May 2015, phase 2 of the paradise circus redevelopments will begin, this means that buses will no longer be able to turn right from Broad Street onto Suffolk Street Queensway.Read More
From Sunday 5th July services 82 & 87 will have a revised route in Birmingham this is help with congestion and improve reliability of the services.Read More
Please click on 'read more' to see the list of current diversions.Read More
Between Sunday 9th August 2015 and Tuesday 18th August 2015
St Anne's Road will be closed between the junctions of Foxoak Street (Cradley Heath By-Pass) and Cradley Heath High Street whilst gas main works are carried out.
Service 289 towards Merry Hill will be diverted as follows:
- Normal line of route to Cradley Heath High Street, then buses will operate via Lower High
From Monday 3rd August to Sunday 23rd August 2015, Dudley Street will be closed.
Service 43 to Bliston will be diverted via - Bank Street, Salop Street, Loxdale Street, Oxford Street and onto Hall Street to Bliston bus station.
Service 43 to West Bromwich will be diverted via - Bliston bus station, Oxford Street, Loxdale Street, Salop Street and onto Bank Street...Read More
Millennium Place one way operation from Monday 17th August 2015 for up to 16 weeks
Please note that, at times during these road works other restrictions on vehicle movements at the junctions of Fairfax Street/Millennium Place and Fairfax Street/Priory Street may be imposed. We expect these restrictions to be made at very short, or zero, notice. Changes to the diverted routesRead More
On Sunday 16th August 2015 between 19:00-06:00, Longbridge Lane from Coombes Lane to Tessal Lane will be closed.
Service 45 from Birmingham will be diverted via - Grovelly Lane, Coombes Lane, Thurlestone, Edenhurst Road, Groveley Lane, Lowhill Lane and onto Lickey Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 45 to Birmingham - Normal line of route.
Service 49 from Maypole will be diverted via...Read More