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School Coach and Minibus Hire

For all you eco-friendly coach customers, we’re here to save you time, money and hassle, whilst making sure every journey you book meets our top-notch service promise. Oh - and we’ll make sure get that warm fuzzy feeling from supporting a local, independent coach company too.

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Coach Hire Comparison has an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 from 1005 reviews.

Suzanne Mcquarrie, Glasgow

Sat 16 Oct 2021

"Very easy site to use! The companies contact you through the site with quotes so you don’t get phoned or hassled in anyway. Made a booking with one if the quotes given! Great website saved me so much time and took the hassle out of the process"

Claire Hastings, Stafford

Fri 15 Oct 2021

"So far the booking route and system is brilliant, quick easy and you get prompt email confirmation of payment. Not had our trip yet so unsure on the service at the moment but we hope to have a lovely friendly driver for our ladies Xmas journey with G..."

Guy Butters, Southampton

Tue 12 Oct 2021

"Excellent service with lightening quick quotes"

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Complete a quick form with your journey information, and we’ll whizz your request out to our trusted coach and minibus operators so they can prepare their best quotes.

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You’ll receive a selection of quotes from up to four of our independent coach partners… and they’ll include information on their vehicles too so you can pick your chariot of choice.

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Login to your own little dashboard and review the different quotes. Then place your booking through Coach Hire Comparison and make your local coach company all weak at the knees.

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School Coach Hire

Whether you’re looking for coaches or minibus to transport your students to and from school daily or coach hire for a school trip, we can help. 

Coach and Minibus Hire for School Trips 

A day outside the classroom is the perfect way to teach students lots of different life skills while having fun. We understand that education isn’t just classroom-based and that safe school travel is crucial. Visiting educational establishments, and giving children end of term incentives, such as a Christmas pantomime or visit to a theme park, can encourage their learning. You may be looking for minibus hire for team sports away days or to transport students to swimming lessons – whatever your needs, we can help!

If you are looking for some inspiration on where to go on a school trip, take a look at our blog on the best places to visit in the UK on a school trip.

Coach and Minibus Hire for Daily School Travel

With schools having large catchment areas, coach or minibus travel is an easy and cost-effective way for students to travel safely to school. You can rest assured that your students will be dropped off at school safely in the morning and be dropped off safely once school has ended. 

Why choose coach hire comparison for school trips and travel?

We understand that you’re looking for a safe and reliable coach and minibus supplier for your students and staff.

All of our suppliers are safety-checked and follow the below criteria:

How we can help!

At Coach Hire Comparison, we can help you find the best transport that suits both your needs and your price range. Say goodbye to spending hours comparing prices to find the best coach hire for your school trip or daily school travel needs. We will do all the hard work for you – finding the best minibus of coach suppliers for you. Simply input your pick-up location, drop off location, how many passengers, and the times you need to arrive and depart – we will do the rest.