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
From Wednesday 29th July to Monday 3rd August 2015, Longmore Road/Willows Road from Belgrave Middleway to Edgbaston Road will be closed for Test Match days.
Service 35 from Birmingham will be diverted via - Horton Square, Belgrave Middleway, Haden Way and onto Moseley Road/Alcester Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 35 to Birmingham will be diverted via - Alcester Road/Moseley Road, Haden Way,...Read More
With immediate affect until end of service on Friday 31st July 2015 (between 08:00 and 15:00 hours ONLY)
Whittingham Road, Halesowen will be closed until the above date whilst carriageway re-surfacing work is carried out. Bus stops sited along Shelah Road, Fairmile Road, Whittingham Road and Old Hawne Lane will NOT be served whilst this diversion is in operation.
Service 244 will...Read More
From Wednesday 29th July to Thursday 30th July 2015 between 22:00-06:00, Stratford Road from Olton Road to Union Road will be closed.
Service 3, 5 from Birmingham will be diverted via - Haslucks Green, Olton Road, Streetsbrook Road, Prospect Lane, Danford Lane, Blossomfield Road, Marshall Lake Road and onto Stratford Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 3, 5 to Birmingham will...
From Wednesday 12th August to Sunday 16th August 2015 between 19:00-06:00, Brook Lane from Coldbath Road to Barn Lane will be closed.
Service 11C Outer Ring, Outer Circle will be diverted via - Brook Lane, Wheelers Lane and onto Alcester Road South to continue normal line of route.
Service 11A Inner Ring, Outer Circle will be diverted via - Alcester Road South, Howard Road...Read More
Wednesday 29th July 2015
Delays may be experienced on Service 276 on the above date whilst resurfacing work using 'stop and go' signs is carried out (weather permitting).
Please allow additional time for any journeys made.Read More