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the ongoing roadworks and slip road closures on the M6, from Sunday 8th February 2015 the current 654 and 654A will be withdrawn and split into two separate services to improve reliability of the services.Read More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
Starting Tuesday 7th April 2015 until Friday 10th April 2015 (4 days)
Martley Road, Rowley Regis (between the junction of Badsey Road and Hartlebury Road) will be closed between the above dates whilst water repair work is carried out.
National Express West Midlands would like to apologise to customers for any inconvenience this may cause due to circumstances beyond our control.
Services 89...Read More
Until Friday 10th April 2015
Elm Green will be closed until the above date whilst gas replacement work is carried out. Service X96 will be diverted as follows:
Towards Wrens Nest and Dudley:
- Normal line of route to Wrens Nest Road, then buses will continue along Wrens Nest Road and via Parkes Hall Road, resuming normal line of route
- Bus stops along Maple Green
From 14:00 on Saturday 4th April to 19:00 on Sunday 5th April 2015, Bridgeman Street will be closed.
Service 38 will be diverted in both directions from Bridgeman Street via Queen Street, Corporation Street West, Wednesbury Road, Bradford Street and onto Bradford Place.Read More
From 08:00 on Sunday 12th April to 06:00 on Monday 13th April 2015, High Street Harborne at North Road will be closed.
Service 22, 23, 24, 29/A from Birmingham will be diverted from Harborne Road via Metchley Lane and onto Harborne Park Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 22, 23, 24, 29/A to Birmingham will be diverted from Harborne Park...