Travel across the UK & Europe with National Express

Great value coach travel from £5 one-way*

Available on select routes throughout 2019

100s of pick up points
Plus £1 booking fee
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Children under 14 years old must be accompanied by a responsible person aged 16 or over or they will be refused travel. Proof of age may be required.

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).


Enjoy great coach travel for less

Spent too much lately, or payday not coming quick enough? It can be hard to save money in the right places. That's why we're offering great value fares to help make your money go that little bit further.

You can explore routes in the journey planner above, whilst using our tips on this page to find your best deal.


Popular departure points

In the table below we are showing a selection of our popular departure points and how many great value fares we have on offer.

Take a look now and see...

Departing From No. of £5 or less fares
London 345,962
Bristol 34,236
Birmingham 244,959
Bournemouth 316,468
Leicester 151,140
Cardiff 169,046
Nottingham 140,874
Manchester 305,624
Leeds 248,382
Coventry 42,898
Southampton 276,351


*Limited availability. £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 17 May 2019 for travel between 17 May 2019 and 14 September 2019.

Tips on saving

At National Express we do everything we can to ensure you're getting the most value for money on your coach journeys with us. However, there are some ways you can save more than you might realise.

1. Search Early - Searching for your journey at least three days in advance means you're more likely to see our lowest fares.

2. Stay Flexible - As our fares differ depending on demand, you might find that changing your day of travel lowers the journey cost.

3. Avoid Peaks - Fares tend to be more expensive when travelling at peak times - try altering your journey time to avoid the busiest periods.

Using the blue journey planner above you can find the lowest fares we offer for all of our routes, no matter when you're planning to go.

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