The Journey Solutions partnership is a not-for-profit group made-up of Britain's five leading bus and train operating companies: Arriva, First, Go-Ahead, National Express and Stagecoach. Three trade organisations also participate in our partnership: the Association of Local Bus Managers (ALBUM), the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) and the Rail Delivery Group (RDG). To visit our partners websites, click on the company logo's across the bottom of this page). Our focus is better integration between train, bus and tram services, with emphasis on operators sharing best-practice to make improvements to the information and ticketing systems passengers use.

We want to give passengers a better experience of door-to-door journeys by public transport. The Journey Solutions partnership is best known as the group that developed, funds and manages PlusBus ticketing. This is Britains' only nation-wide train, bus and tram integrated ticketing scheme. For more information about us, please read on> 

Journey planning

To plan you next journey by public transport - use the 'Plan Journey' search tool (below, left). It works best if you use full post codes for the origin and destination. For live bus service running information -  use the 'Live Times' tab (centre) and for scheduled bus timetable look-up service - use the 'Timetables' tab (right). This system is provided by our colleagues at and has access to all current bus, tram and train operators timetables.