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Claim your exclusive Cosmos discount...

Get 30% off standard National Express fares to and from your Cosmos departure point

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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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30% off standard fares...

Thanks to our partnership with Cosmos, we're able to offer customers an exclusive 30% off our standard fares to and from your Cosmos departure point, or if we don't go there, our nearest main destination.

Book using the blue journey planner on this page - your discount will be shown on the checkout page.

This is an online offer, but if you'd prefer to call us to book you'll still get a generous 20% discount.

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!

Terms & conditions

  • This offer gives you 30% discount off the Standard single or return ticket price for a National Express journey to and from your UK departure airport.
  • Only valid when booked in connection with a Cosmos Tours holiday booking.
  • Your Cosmos discount applies to coach travel to the following destinations:
    • Birmingham Airport (BHX)
    • Birmingham Coach Station
    • Bournemouth Coach Station
    • Bristol Airport BRS
    • Bristol Coach Station
    • Cardiff Coach Station
    • Edinburgh Coach Station
    • Exeter Bus & Coach Station
    • Glasgow Bus Station
    • Leeds Coach Station
    • Liverpool Coach Station
    • London Gatwick Airport (LGW) North & South Terminals
    • London Heathrow Airport (LHR) Terminals 2, 3, 4 & 5
    • London Luton Airport (LTN)
    • London Stansted Airport (STN)
    • Manchester Airport (MAN)
    • Newcastle Coach Station
    • Norwich Bus Station
    • Southampton Coach Station
    • Southend Bus Station
    • Darlington Bus Station (for Teesside Airport)
    • London Victoria Coach Station (for tours that depart from LCY, St Pancras, Ebbsfleet & Hammersmith)
  • Passengers must access the NEL online Journey Planner via the link on the Manage My Booking page on the Affiliate’s websites.
  • Offer does not apply to online Restricted fares or any other promotional fares including Group fares.
  • Discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer including discount Coachcards.
  • Bookings must be made 7 days before the holiday departure date from the UK.
  • Discount is not available through National Express ticket desks, Ticket Machines, or on-board our coaches.
  • Discount is not valid on European services, any services operated by a third party Coach or Bus Company, or where accommodation, admission or ferry travel is included within the fare.
  • The offer excludes any booking fees, travel insurance or other optional products or services, and any postage charges that may apply.
  • Discounted tickets can be amended, but are non-refundable. An amendment fee may apply in addition to any uplift in price between the original and amended journeys.
  • The discount is available for a maximum of 6 people per booking.
  • No cash or other alternative will be given.
  • This discount is only available by booking through the Manage My Booking link on the Affiliate’s websites, or via the Contact Centre (for which a reduced level of discount level will apply).
  • All tickets are issued and all passengers are carried subject to National Express' Conditions of Carriage.
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