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National Express & Eurolines - London stop restrictions for Olympics

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National Express & Eurolines - London stop restrictions for Olympics

As you know the 2012 Olympic Games will be held in London and across the Great Britain from 27th July to 12th August 2012. National Express has been planning ahead to make sure its network runs smoothly. Below is a list of London's coach stops and stations for National Express and Eurolines. During the Olympics some of them will be suspended.

The main station - London Victoria Coach Station will operate normally. Nat Exp coaches can drop you off at the station, a short walk from Victoria Underground Station or bus stops.  From there, it's an easy onward trip to West Ham for the Olympic Park on the District line. Underground travel in zones 1-9 is free using the special one day. Travelcard included with your event ticket.  

National Express also has direct coaches to the Olympic Park from 30 British locations. To book, visit National Express special website

A £9 coach fare to Amsterdam and Brussels with Eurolines

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Cheap, cheaper, cheapest... Eurolines! A £9 coach fare to Paris has proved so popular with budget travellers it has been extended to Amsterdam and Brussels. Over 1,000 bargain hunters have snapped up the £9 Eurolines coach fare since it launched on 2 March - generating a 24% surge in visitors to the coach company's website To meet demand Eurolines is extending the offer to other popular coach routes. The deal will allow holidaymakers to travel to Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam for £9 each way from 16 April. The fares are available to book from today (26 March). John ...

London 2012. Eurolines coaches to the Olympic Park. Olympics tickets go on sale!!!

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In previous posts we wrote about the NXs’ preparations for the Olympics games in London 2012. Of course, you can already buy tickets for NXs’ coaches to access into London for the period of Olympics. More hereNow Eurolines UK has announced that it starts selling tickets for international services to London. Although the Olympics in London will take place next year, the carrier opens the ticket sales distribution channels. Tickets will be available on-line, at National Express outlets and by phone. The sale starts on 1st August 2011. Eurolines will increase during thi...

Eurolines UK & Eurotunnel Le Shuttle sign deal to carry continental visitors to London Olympic games 2012

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Pan-European leading coach company, Eurolines and market leading cross-Channel operator, Eurotunnel Le Shuttle, have signed a deal to carry sports fans travelling from across Europe to London for the 2012 Games. With just over a year to go before the country hosts the world’s greatest sporting event, Eurolines UK and Eurotunnel Le Shuttle expect to carry an additional 18,000 European visitors to London next summer.The vast majority of passengers are expected to travel from Paris, Amsterdam and Brussels and tickets will be available to purchase from 15 July. During the pea...

Routemaster - new bus for London, tested by the Mayor of London

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Boris Johnson - The Mayor of London, took the new look Routemaster bus for a test drive last Friday. About this bus, we've posted a news few weeks ago (more here). Mr Johnson sat behind the wheel of the new hybrid bus at the Millbrook vehicle development centre near Milton Keynes.The new Routemasters should be seen on the capital's streets from 2012. New Routemaster photos. ...

London 2012. Buses and coaches to the Olympic Park. Olympics tickets go on sale!!!

Posted in Travel tips

I think every sports fan is aware of that the next Summer Olympics will take place in London. Date of the event is between 27th July and 12th August 2012. This is not an everyday event, because the Olympics are held every four years and this is a great honor for the city and the country that organizes it. Olympic Committee must approve in advance, the place that claim to organize the Olympics. Each time, a few years earlier. However, the candidate city must demonstrate willingness to improve or adapt existing sports facilities, infrastructure and transportation. It’s not ...

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