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  • The way forward is public transport

    This is a critical moment for our transport system. Will we slip into a future of ever-rising car use? Or can we build a brighter transport future?

    Our The Way Forward campaign calls on the Government to fly the flag for public transport.

  • Together with thousands of our supporters, we've helped save buses from a funding cliff-edge that could have seen almost a third of services lost.

  • A new report has highlighted how the UK’s largest cities - Birmingham, London and Greater Manchester - are ranked the worst in Europe for public transport affordability. 


  • We're looking to expand our team to help us campaign for more sustainable transport and a greener, fairer society.

    Find out more below. 



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Norman Baker
27 May 2022

Blockades to enable railway engineering works are commonplace. Is it surprising that many reach for the car keys at weekends?



19 June 2022

Welcoming the announcement by the Government of the latest round of rail reopening schemes to receive funding from the Restoring Your Railway Fund, Norman... Read more


two buses in birmingham England
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Silviya Barrett
15 Mar 2022

After years of campaigning, the first National Bus Strategy, Bus Back Better, was finally published one year ago today.... Read more



31 March 2022

Reacting to the Welsh Government's Bus White Paper, Silviya Barrett, Head of Policy at Campaign for Better Transport, said:

Clean Air

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Jess Fitch
03 May 2022

The Government wants to know what we think of its proposals to tackle dirty air. We say they are not nearly ambitious enough. The World Health... Read more



10 February 2022

Responding to the Welsh Government's announcement that a new transport commission will come up with recommendations for transport improvements in North... Read more

Sustainable Transport

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Paul Tuohy
10 May 2022

Aviation is a climate problem. It is one of the most carbon-intensive forms of transport and one of the most difficult to decarbonise, and it’s... Read more

Better Transport


A guest blog post by Steve Chambers from Transport for New Homes.

Here at Transport for New Homes we recently published our latest findings from our visits to new housing developments... Read more

Our vision

Campaign for Better Transport's vision is for all communities to have access to high quality, sustainable transport that meets their needs, improves quality of life and protects the environment.