A nationwide, independent survey has shown that around nine in 10 bus passengers in the West Midlands are happy with their service.Read More
National Express West Midlands has today committed to become the region’s largest accredited private sector Living Wage employer with all staff guaranteed the Living Wage from 2016. The pledge will directly benefit 340 local workers’ at the beginning of next year – a move that has been welcomed by politicians and trade unions.Read More
National Express West Midlands has today launched a £5 million fleet of new ultra low emission buses on the number nine bus route between Birmingham and Stourbridge. The vehicles, which feature Euro 6 engines, will reduce harmful emissions such as NOx by 75% and greatly reduce carbon footprint.Read More
Work is underway on a new £1.9 million bus and rail interchange at Cradley Heath.Read More
Over the Easter Holidays and May Bank Holiday we will be operating the following levels of service.Read More
From Monday 2nd March 2015 the Solihull Gateway project will commence. This turns Solihull town centre, Poplar Road and Station Road into a one-way system.Read More
Due to the ongoing roadworks and slip road closures on the M6, from Sunday 8th February 2015 the current 654 and 654A will be withdrawn and split into two separate services to improve reliability of the services.Read More
From Sunday 8th February 2015 service 71 - (Solihull - Garretts Green - Chelmsley Wood - Castle Vale - Sutton Coldfield) will have a revised timetable.Read More
From Sunday 4th January 2015, there will be changes to some Black Country services. Many of the changes are to improve reliability, however due to the redevelopment of Paradise Circus services 82, 83, 87 and 89 will have route changes in Birmingham.Read More
Please click on 'read more' to see the list of current diversions.Read More
Phase 1- From Thursday 16th April to Monday 20th April 2015 between 19:00-06:00, Walmley Road from Hollyfield Road to Thimble Mill End will be closed.
Service 71 from Sutton will be diverted from Hollyfield Road via Reddicap Heath Road, Springfield Road, Thimble Mill End and onto Walmley Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 71 to Sutton will be diverted from Walmley...Read More
From Friday 17th April to Tuesday 21st April between 19:00-06:00, Hockley Circus at Hockley Hill at Hunters Road and Heaton Street will be closed.
Services 74, 75 to West Bromwich will be diverted from Great Hampton Street and onto Hockley Hill flyover to continue normal line of route.
Services 74, 75 from West Bromwich will be diverted from Hockley Hill flyover and onto Great Hampton Street to continue...Read More
From Tuesday 14th April to Saturday 18th April 2015 between 19:00-06:00, College Road from Springfield Road to Wake Green Road will be closed.
Service 1 from Birmingham will be diverted from Wake Green Road and onto Springfield Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 1 to Birmingham will be diverted from Springfield Road and onto Wake Green Road to continue normal line of route.Read More
From Thursday 16th April to Monday 20th April 2015 between 19:00-06:00, Church Lane from Wellington Road to Hinstock Road will be closed.
Service 11A Inner Ring, Outer Circle will be diverted from Wellington Road via Handsworth Wood Road, Friary Road, Oxhill Road and onto Rookery Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 11A Outer Ring, Outer Circle will be diverted from Rookery Road via Oxhill...Read More