Coach & Bus Hire


A Bloom-ing marvellous service
Coming up on 35 years in business, Slieve Bloom Coach Tours Ltd, incorporating Townlink Express, has taken delivery of no fewer than four new coaches this year for its burgeoning tours and scheduled services.


Meeting the customers’ expectations
Kingswood Commercials Ltd, Navan Bus and Truck Services Ltd and Kingswood Commercial Vehicle Test Centre Ltd are three companies that are run under the one umbrella.


Providing superb luxury coaches and minibuses at competitive rates
Fitzpatrick Coaches is celebrating an important milestone in the passenger transport industry by achieving 30 years in business this year. Irish Trucker found out more.


Moving with the times
McGrath Coaches is one of the premier coach hire companies in the west of Ireland and one of the reasons for this is their willingness to invest in the business and move with the times.


99 not out for Halpenny Travel
Coming up on 100 years in business, Halpenny Travel in Blackrock, Co. Louth is one of the oldest and most-respected private luxury coach operators in Ireland.


Driver of the Year
One of the highlights of the Coach  Tourism and Transport Council’s Coach & Bus Show this year was the  Driver of the Year competition which culminated in Niall Cronin Jnr of  Cronin’s of Cork finishing in first place.


Delivering excellence for four decades
Based in Newport, Co Tipperary, O’Malley Coaches is family-run operation which has been servicing the local community and surrounding areas for more than 40 years now.


Callinan Coaches’ fresh, immaculate fleet
Without doubt one of the most stunning bus and coach fleets on Irish roads is that of Callinan Coaches, a Galway based Luxury Coach Service provider established in 1995.


Michelin introduces new coach tyre
Michelin has launched a new multi-position coach tyre which it says delivers a potential mileage improvement of up to 16 per cent over its predecessor.


‘Best Livery & Corporate Identity’ - Congratulations Anchor Tours!
The dedicated and professional team at Anchor Tours of Dundalk, Co Louth were celebrating last November when they were announced as the winners in the ‘Best Livery & Corporate Identity’ category at the Fleet Bus & Coach awards.


Regrooving helps Galway coach operator drive down tyre costs
Galway-based Callinan Coaches is driving down running costs by switching to Michelin tyres and introducing ‘regrooving’


Airport Hopper - a real showstopper
Part of the ever-expanding Dualway Group, Airport Hopper collected the Coach Operator of the Year award in the Airport Services category at the 2018 Fleet, Bus & Coach Awards in November.


Driving to success
Coach travel has certainly changed over the years, long gone are the days of sitting in a bus that has uncomfortable seating, while the nearest thing to air-conditioning was by opening a window.


Going that extra mile
Gone are the days when bus journeys were considered torturous affairs that dragged out for hours, as modern fleets offer the best in luxury and comfort.


Three generations of outstanding service
Operating a stunning fleet of luxury coaches, Corduff Travel is an exceptional third-generation, family-run passenger transportation business built on strong ethics, keen values and excellent service levels.


Providing comfort, space and luxury
Kealy’s Coaches in Cullen Co Cork have established themselves as a leader in luxury passenger transport services since their inception back in 1992.


Bus Éireann wins for customer service
For the second year running, Bus Éireann was among the winners at the recent Irish Logistics & Transport Awards (ILTA), being honoured with the prestigious Customer Focus Achievement Award.


21 years of coaching excellence
May, 2017 marked the 21st anniversary of the formation of K Buggy Coaches Ltd., an exceptional coach transportation provider operating out of Tullamore in County Offaly.


No.1 in Dublin for tourism and adventure travel
Incorporating EI Travel, Extreme Ireland Adventures, Irish Day Tours, Tourist Office Dublin, The Irish Whiskey Museum and – the newest addition - The Riddler Restaurant, EI Travel Group is at the forefront of Irish tourism and adventure travel.


Twice the Service
Kingswood Commercials Ltd and Navan Bus and Truck Services Ltd and Kingswood Commercial Vehicle Test Centre Ltd are three companies that are run under the one umbrella and the services that they provide their large customer base are second to none.


Celebrating 50 years of life in the bus lane
The renowned Donoghue's of Galway celebrated 50 years in business in 2016 while it's a busy time for Managing Director Joe Donoghue who is double jobbing as chairman of The Coach Tourism & Transport Council of Ireland (CTTC).


Twenty years on the road
Celebrating 20 years in business in 2017, A2B Coach Hire is a leading private coach hire operator based in Smithborough, Co. Monaghan. Boasting a modern, luxurious and efficient fleet, the family-run business can take care of all your transport requirements.


A  night to remember for Richmond Coaches
Brendan McKenna and the team at Richmond Coaches of Lisburn were popping the champagne corks after they swept the boards at the recent Federation of Passenger Transport (NI) annual Gala Dinner and Awards ceremony.


Falcon Coaches save admin and time using TruTac software
Luxury coaches are highly specialist and expensive vehicles to purchase. As such, operators look after them carefully and often run them for longer than other commercial vehicles.


Eurocoach NI is 25 years on the road
Celebrating 25 years in business, Eurocoach NI Ltd has firmly established itself as one of Ulsters leading private coach and minibus hire companies. Boasting a modern, luxurious and efficient fleet, the family-run operator can take care of all your transport requirements.