The band were on their way to London's 02 Arena when a cab drove them directly into gridlocked traffic in North Greenwich before an unlikely saviour crossed their paths.
Drummer Jack Bevan recounted the band's travails on Twitter, revealing that - after a brief stretch hitchhiking outside the Blackall Tunnel - "a total hero" picked them up and drove them straight to the venue's doors.
It turns out said "total hero" was a pizza delivery driver based in South East London town Eltham.
It's unclear whether the driver was mid-delivery or not but if you saw Foals hitchhiking on the side of the road, we're sure you'd stop to pick them up too.
"[He's] one of the few people out there that's actually taking risks."
The biggest winner of the evening was Adele, who swept the board with a total of four trophies.
Foals are currently embarking on a UK arena tour ahead of numerous festival dates throughout the summer.
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