Coach travel boost as rail bosses prepare for February engineering works


Coach bosses say that demand has almost doubled for the school-half term holidays thanks to planned rail engineering works.

Work by Network Rail will affect trains to and from Milton Keynes during next months school holidays.

National Express has seen demand for coach travel from Milton Keynes to London increase by 80 per cent on the weekends when the engineering works are occurring.

The engineering works taking place on February 14-15 and 21-22, meaning rail passengers will face longer journey times, alternative routes and replacement buses.