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National Express Group

National Express Group is a publicly listed company headquartered in United Kingdom. In 2021 its revenue was USD 2.78 billion. The National Express Group provides mass passenger bus, coach and rail transportation services in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East.

Ranking position
#6 /90
Total score
37.7 /100

33.7 /60
Core social indicators
4.0 /20
Just transition
0.0 /20

ACT score components

Performance score
7.6 /20
Narrative Score
Trend Score
  • Trend line is up
  • Trend line is equal
  • Trend line is down
Performance module name Performance module score Rank (0-90)


75.7 /100 #12

Material investment

22.3 /100 #26

Intangible investment

5.0 /100 #24

Sold products



45.9 /100 #30

Supplier engagement

50.0 /100 #11

Client engagement

50.0 /100 #15

Policy engagement

20.0 /100 #38

Business model

17.5 /100 #12

ACT assessment

Leading practices

No leading practices were identified for this company.

Risks and opportunities


National Express receives a trend score of =. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely remain the same. National Express has set a group target to achieve net-zero scope 1 and 2 emissions by 2040 but is projected to greatly exceed its carbon budget for the period between 2022 and 2036. The company is committed to replacing its current carbon-emitting vehicles with zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs), aiming to have an additional 400-1,000 ZEVs in operation or on order by December 2024.

Progress towards the Paris Agreement

Social assessment

Just transition assessment

Core social assessment

More about the company

Birmingham, United Kingdom
USD 2.78 billion
Publicly listed