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Save on travel to your Accelerate Day

Redeem your free journey to Birmingham

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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).

Prices shown include your coachcard discount, your coachcard number will be required during the booking process

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Enjoy your Birmingham City University Accelerate Day with free coach travel

Our partnership with Birmingham City University means travelling to Birmingham is easy! Board your coach from anywhere in mainland UK and travel to the centre of Birmingham for free for your Accelarate Day on Tuesday 20 August, Tuesday 27 August, Wednesday 28 August and Wednesday 4 September 2024.

How to redeem this offer

  • Select your desired pick-up location and date of travel using the above journey planner.
  • Choose the time you would like to travel.
  • Choose the Restricted or Standard ticket type.
  • To continue with your reservation, please select 'Pay with Card'. Please note, you will not be charged for this service and you will not be required to enter your card details to complete this booking.
  • Enter your name and email address to receive your e-ticket via email.

We hope you enjoy the start of your university adventure!

Terms & conditions

  • Only valid for students travelling to Accelerate Days at Birmingham City University.
  • Redeemable from any location to Birmingham Coach Station.
  • Valid for students travelling to Accelerate Days on Tuesday 20 August, Tuesday 27 August, Wednesday 28 August and Wednesday 4 September 2024.
  • Only valid for one visitor plus one guest
  • Must book a minimum of 2 days prior to travelling
  • Only valid on Restricted or Standard ticket types
  • Any extras such as luggage or seat reservations are not included in the discount. If required, you will need to add these to the booking and pay for them by card on the payment screen
  • Read the full National Express terms and conditions here.
  • All tickets are issued and all passengers are carried subject to National Express' General Conditions of Carriage.

Why choose us?

We're the UK's largest operator of scheduled coach services, so book today and enjoy...

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