£100m deal for 550 new buses in the West Midlands

National Express West Midlands have signed a £100 million deal with a British-based firm to build more than 550 new buses for Birmingham & the Black Country.

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New West Midlands buses on road by end of year

Speaking about the deal to bring more than 550 new buses to routes across Birmingham & the Black Country, the Managing Director of National Express said:

"This deal will ensure the £100m invested on improvements to our services over the coming years will not just benefit our customers, who will have great new buses, but will also give the British economy a big boost."

"The new buses will offer our customers a state-of-the-art, comfortable and environmentally friendly journey. We cannot wait to introduce these vehicles to the roads of the West Midlands later in the year."

– Peter Coates, Managing Director National Express Bus

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