18 Mar '13, 2pm

Bus and Coach News: Nottingham tops passenger satisfaction: Nottingham's bus passengers ar... #bus #coach #diesel

Bus and Coach News: Nottingham tops passenger satisfaction: Nottingham's bus passengers ar... #bus #coach #diesel

Nottingham's bus passengers are the most satisfied in England with a score of 92 per cent, according to the latest Bus Passenger Survey by Passenger Focus. Only two other areas scored over 90 per cent, Devon and Oxfordshire. The least satisfied passengers – with a score of 73 per cent -are in Milton Keynes. Overall satisfaction averaged 84 per cent across the country. Satisfaction with value for money ranged from 30 to 70 per cent across the areas surveyed, with an average of 54 per cent. The 70 per cent high for value was also in Nottingham. Anthony Smith, Passenger Focus chief executive, says: “Each year some 2.3 billion bus journeys are made in England outside of London, meaning that passengers are not satisfied with around 375 million journeys. We hope this report will be a call to action for transport authorities and bus companies to better work together to improve th...

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