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 at 12 noon Friday 3 July 2015.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
The National Express Foundation, set up to help disadvantaged young people across the region, has announced which community groups will receive its funding this yeaRead 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
From Sunday 31st May 2015 there will be some revised timetable changes for services in Birmingham.Read More
Please click on 'read more' to see the list of current diversions.Read More
Saturday 11th July 2015 (between 11:00 and 12:00 hours)
Halesowen Road, Old Hill will be closed on the above date for approximately 1 hour whilst the Old Hill Festival takes place. Please note: Services 4M, 243 and 289 will remain unaffected by this closure and will operate via the normal lines of route.
Bus stops sited along Halesowen Road, Old Hill (between...Read More
From Monday 13th July to Friday 17th July 2015 between 20:00-05:30, Washwood Heath Road from Alum Rock Road to Drews Lane will be closed.
Service 55, 56, 70, 72, 94 from Birmingham will be diverted via - High Street, Alum Rock Road, Burney Lane and onto Stechford Lane to continue normal line of route.
Service 55, 56, 70, 72, 94 to Birmingham will be...Read More
From Monday 13th July to Wednesday 15th July 2015 between 19:00-06:00, Hall Road and Chester Road from Bradford Road to Hawkesford Close will be closed.
Service 70 from BirminghamService 966 to Solihull
will continue to Bradford Road and then divert via Chester Road and onto Beechcroft Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 70 to BirminghamService 966 from Solihull will be diverted via...Read More
From Monday 13th July to Wednesday 15th July 2015 between 19:00-06:00, Short Heath Road from Bleak Hill Road and Streetly Road will be closed.
Service 28 from Great Barr will be diverted via - Perry Common Road, Turfpits Lane, Witton Lodge Road, Court Lane and onto Short Heath Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 28 to Great Barr will be diverted via...Read More
Sunday 5th July 2015 (between 06:00 and 13:00 hours)
Services 9, 141, 241 and 244 may experience delays due to possible lane closures along Queensway, Whitehall Road, Bromsgrove Road and Bromsgrove Street on the above date whilst the Halesowen 5 km and 10 km runs take place.
Please allow additional time for any journeys made.Read More