Enjoy a free coach journey with National Express

Take your first trip home on us!

Book now and claim your free coach journey

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

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).


Thanks for visiting our stand at your freshers fair!

Uni life is great, but sometimes there's no place like home. So, whether you're missing your parents, want to fill your mates in on all your fresher antics or just need to stock up on toilet roll, take your first trip home on us!

Simply follow the 3 steps below to claim your free journey:

  1. Choose your journey in the journey planner above.
  2. Follow the checkout process where your voucher will be automatically applied.
  3. Confirm your booking and get ready to travel!

Once you've done that you'll be all set to enjoy your next trip with us!

Terms & conditions

  • Voucher entitles customer to one free journey with National Express.
  • Discounted ticket must be booked at least 3 days in advance of travel.
  • Discounted ticket must be booked between 17 September and 12 December 2019 for travel between 20 September 2019 and 15 December 2019.
  • If booking a return journey, the return must also be made by 15 December 2019 to qualify as part of the free journey.
  • Free journey can only be redeemed via nationalexpress.com.
  • Maximum of 1 person can travel with the voucher, one booking per voucher.
  • Discount applies to one-way and return journeys.
  • Discount excludes open returns.
  • Voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Discount excludes European, Festival & Events, third party and special services.
  • Offer not valid where accommodation or admission are included as part of the overall fare.
  • If you amend your discounted ticket, the free journey discount will not be reapplied.
  • Offer may be withdrawn, suspended or altered at any time.
  • All tickets are issued and all passengers are carried subject to National Express' General Conditions of Carriage, available online and at all National Express outlets.
  • Issued by National Express, National Express House, Birmingham Coach Station, Mill Lane, Digbeth, Birmingham B5 6DD.

What to look forward to...

If it's your first time travelling with us, you can expect the following:

  • a guaranteed seat
  • plenty of legroom
  • adjustable air-conditioning
  • a generous luggage allowance
  • free Wi-Fi and more!

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