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Information about Eurolines and National Express coach companies for United Kingdom and Europe travel.
National Express is a coach company providing coach travel services throughout the United Kingdom.
Eurolines provides Europe wide coach travel services.
– Eurolines. You can travel to Calais with Eurolines and PO Ferries from London (Victoria) for £34.00 (the coach does not go to Calais though). Tel: 08705 143 219 or 01582 404 511. Eurolines travel Shop, 52 Grosvenor Gardens, London. SW1W 0AU. Tel: 0207 730 8235. www.eurolines.com
– National Express – You can book a day-trip by coach via the National Express web site. Help line; 0121 423 8477. Between 8.00am and 10.00pm. Monday to Friday. Other ports are served as well. To get the best fares, book 15 days before departure and book a "Super Apex" fare. www.nationalexpress.com
Buy a Young persons coachcard and get cheap coach tickets with a discount of up to 30%.
The Young Persons Coachcard is cheaper than a railcard, easy to buy, has no off-peak restrictions – which means you can travel anytime you want! As long as you're aged between 16 and 26, or a full time student you are eligible. Simply book your ticket online in the normal way, remembering to tick the box 'I have a Coachcard'!
The government have withdrawn funding for the Concessionary Fares Scheme, but a new way of discount travelling for disabled and senior travellers has been introduced by National Express. On 1st November 2011, National Express launched a Senior coachcard coach card to allow continuous savings. Over 60's and disabled customers have access to a discount coachcard that will cost £10 for a year, which will allow them to gain 1/3 off travel across the UK on standard adult fares.