Greener travel

Moving to a more sustainable future

Make a move towards greener travel and you could discover great benefits. From everyday errands to great escapes, here are some bright ideas for how you could make your miles more sustainable. You can also find out information on the latest travel offers available.


Free £10 charge with Octopus Electroverse

Sign up to Octopus Electroverse and get £10 towards charging your electric vehicle. You can use its app to simply tap and pay at more than 650,000 chargers across the UK and Europe. Octopus Electroverse reserves the right to change, cancel or amend the offer at any time. By signing up for this offer, you're agreeing to the Barclays offer T&Cs.

Change the way you travel

Is it time to switch to an electric car?

Get ready to embrace electric cars

Keen to find out more about electric cars? Here’s the Energy Saving Trust’s guide to going electric.

Lower emission driving

What does it mean to be a good driver? 

You might be a pro at parallel parking, always stick to speed limits and never hog the middle lane.  

But it’s not all about slick manoeuvres and road sense. 

Electric car charging at home

If you drive an electric vehicle (EV), being able to charge your car at home could be a game changer.

How to do it? Via a home chargepoint, which can be a reliable  and convenient way to charge your car.

With expert help from Energy Saving Trust, here’s a Q&A to explain how they work and why they could be worth it for you. 

Powering up your electric car in public

If you’re on the road and need to recharge your electric vehicle (EV), there’s a growing network of public chargers in the UK that you could use. 

To help you plan for smoother journeys, here’s a guide with expert help from Energy Saving Trust.

Get active and travel by walking, wheeling or cycling

Why active travel could be the way to go  

Hear from the experts at Energy Saving Trust on how active travel could benefit you. 

If you’re trying to live more sustainably, stay active and potentially save money, it’s worth thinking about adding more ‘active travel’ to your daily life.

What is Energy Saving Trust?

Energy Saving Trust is an independent organisation dedicated to promoting energy efficiency, low carbon transport and sustainable energy use. Their aim is to address the climate emergency and deliver the wider benefits of clean energy as we transition to net zero.