Coach Hire FAQs

Private Coach Hire

Q: How can I receive a quotation?

A: The easiest way to receive a quote would be to call 01325 286 924 or email Similarly you can request a quote through our quotation page on our website or via. Facebook.

Q: How long is my quote valid for?

A: The quote is valid for 28-days. We also cannot guarantee that should this time pass and you wish to confirm the trip, that we would still have availability to cover the quote.

Q: What are the payment terms?

A: We require a £50 deposit on all bookings in order to secure the booking. The remaining balance must then be paid on or before the day of travel.

Q: How can I pay?

A: You can pay via bank transfer, cheque, cash or by card over the phone.

Q: What size coaches do you offer?

A: Our vehicle sizes range from 33 to 70 seats.

Q: Do you go abroad?

A: Yes, we have a wealth of experience travelling across Europe as well as the UK.

Q: Are your drivers DBS approved?

A: Yes, all of our drivers have been DBS approved.

Q: Can your vehicles accommodate wheelchair users?

A: We have a 16 seater mini bus available with wheelchair access.

Coach Day Trips

Q: What is a WHIZZE tour?

A: This is a tour where we operate a reduced pick-up route to a local destination, such as Redcar or Guisborough. You’ll only spend approximately three hours there before returning home. Because of this its only £11.95 for two seats.

Q: Can I book a preferred seat?

A: Seating plans are built two days prior to travel. If you have a preference for your seat, please mention this when booking and we will do our best to accommodate your request.

Q: What time do we depart the destination?

A: Most of our excursions depart from their destination at 5pm with the exception of our WHIZZE tours which return into Darlington for approximately 2.45pm.

Q: Can I order a copy of your brochure?

A: Yes of course, simply complete the brochure request form by clicking (here). We’ll get a brochure sent out to you the next working day and you’ll be added to our mailing list for future publications.

Q: Will the coach have a toilet?

A: We aim to provide coaches with toilets on all of our day excursions. The only instance in which this may not happen is for a WHIZZE tour, where travel times are no more than 1hr 30.