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About National Express buses

National Express originally created by the Transport Act in 1968, NX is a publicly traded multinational transportation company that is based in the United Kingdom and operates across Europe.

  • Operates bus, coach, train and tram services in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Spain, Portugal, Malta, Germany and Morocco and long-distance coach services across Europe.
  • Runs the largest scheduled national coach network in the UK.
  • 921 million journeys made a year with over 29,000 vehicles in their fleet.

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Photos of National Express buses

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Amenities on National Express buses

Air Conditioning
Toilet
Average Seat
XL Seat
Wifi + Entertainment
Power Outlets
Drink

National Express’s Coverage in Numbers

  • Daily Buses64,012
  • Cities1,268
  • Countries11
  • Routes33,901

National Express Bus classes

  • Economy

National Express User Reviews

User reviews from travelers who booked their tickets with National Express

4.2 out of 5 stars

Ratings and Reviews (8981)


Karolina S.November 30, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

The staff was helpful and the bus was clean

Thea R.November 30, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

This was a good journey

Jennifer H.November 29, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

Comfortable coach. Friendly driver. Efficient service. Will definitely use again.

Khayam B.November 29, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

Very good

Alexander S.November 29, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

Satisfied with trip

Mihail C.November 29, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

Very god

Yvonne P.November 29, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

Quality of bus excellent Too many passengers coughing and sneezing whic would put me off traveling again on a coach And more stops than expected on the journey , but good value for money spent

Seyed Mohammad H.November 29, 2018 | 

Fantastic experience

Tony H.November 29, 2018 | 

The bus was late leaving manchester but made up time and we arrived only ten minutes late

Karen W.November 28, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

All good

R.carol B.November 28, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

As the bus was only a few mins late i would not mark down staff were great first driver was really helpful

Karen B.November 28, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

Good service will use it again

Lynette K.November 28, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

Good service, friendly staff

Auriane H.November 28, 2018 | 

I did not realise that the national express does not leave from Reading coach station so once there was told I needed a new ticket- please highlight in red that this bus leaves from the middle of the highway (M4) and not from town centre.

Owen B.November 28, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

Good service

Bruce S.November 27, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

Very good value

Dina L.November 27, 2018 | Staff: 3 | 

the coach was clean and a driver was very profesional on my journey from london to brussels

Mary C.November 27, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

The trip was very good

Catherine D.November 27, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

It is very difficult for the first time or infrequent traveller to find which locations are served by National Express, and therefore how best to plan a complicated journey. I ended up going to and from inconvenient locations because they were the only ones I could find. I later (after booking) found much more convenient points I could have left and joined the bus. Algorithms based on 'the nearest' point are not necessarily the most convenient. Also, restrictions on joining the bus at a later point on the journey are a pain - I had to get an Uber 10 miles through rush hour traffic to join a bus which then drove through (and stopped near!) the point I started from. I rang to see if I could join the bus at this point and was told no, my ticket would be cancelled if I did not join at the point the ticket was for. Grr. I would plan the journey differently next time, but it shouldnt be this hard to work out better options online.

Sheila R.November 27, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

It delivers a very efficient timely service

James B.November 27, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

This was the second part of my journey from Bridgend to High wycombe and since the heater on this bus was working it was a great deal more comfortable than the first.

Anna B.November 27, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

Great all round just an extra stop for the loo would make it perfect xx

Andras K.November 27, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

It was okay

Neil G.November 26, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

Clean, quiet and comfortable. The Driver was very professional, helpful and kept the passengers updated when required. I normally take the train to Heathrow but there was (yet another) signal problem. National Express for me next time.

Huw T.November 26, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

On time, couldn't find any fault

Jason P.November 26, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

The coach and staff were great but wifi was a joke on both trips - connected but did nothing on both trips. In this day and age that's unacceptable.

Lynda F.November 26, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

Good friendly service

Eileen S.November 26, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

Very good

Kinisimere A.November 26, 2018 | Staff: 4 | 

They good helped with luggage loading and off loading.

Louise L.November 26, 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

The driver was very polite and helped with my bag. Very impressed and zero hassle

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