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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).


Bringing the nation together with fares as low as £3.90!

Whether it's fun with the family, memory-making with mates or visiting somewhere new - travelling with us means you'll always get great value as well as first-class quality. We can take you to more UK destinations than any other coach company, safe in the knowledge that you're always getting a pocket-friendly price.

The table below shows which routes currently have £3.90 fares available. But don’t worry if your journey isn’t there, you can still get a great value fare with us. We’ve got over 100,000 £5 or less fares across our network of coach services! And even better save £1 and pay no booking fees when you’re logged into My Account.

It's always cheaper through us

When you purchase coach tickets online through you can always do so with the confidence that you're getting the best value for money. 

Take these services from just £3.90
Route Fares as low as
Birmingham to/from London £4.90
Bristol to/from London £3.90
Manchester to/from London £8.90
Birmingham to/from Manchester £4.90
Leeds to/from London £6.90
Sheffield to/from London £6.90
Bradford to/from London £6.90
Leicester to/from London £5.90
Loughborough to/from London £5.90
Derby to/from London £5.90
Bridgend (Sarn) to/from London £4.90
Cardiff to/from London £4.90
Swansea to/from London £6.90

Tips for finding our lowest fares

Follow the tips below and use our blue journey planner at the top of the page to search for your journey.

  Search Early

The earlier you book the more likely you are to find one of our lowest fares. Where possible, search for your journey at least 3 days in advance.

  Stay Flexible

As our fares change depending on the demand for each service, you might find a lower fare by changing the time or day of your travel.

  Avoid Peaks

As there tends to be more demand on Fridays and at weekends, try searching for journeys between Monday and Thursday.

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*Limited Availability. No booking fee when logged into My Account and purchasing on the National Express website or app, otherwise £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 18 October 2021 for travel between 18 October and 15 February 2022.

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