The Runaway Bus. Image shows from L to R: Peter Jones (Terence Alexander), Lee Nicholls (Petula Clark), Percy Lamb (Frankie Howerd). Copyright: Val Guest Productions.

The Runaway Bus


The entire film was shot in one single sound stage.

The budget for the production was £45,000.

Frankie Howerd suggested that, owing to the limited budget, the film could be set in fog so as to negate the need for any scenery.