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.
Bus Éireann excellence recognised
At the Irish Logistics and Transport Awards, Bus Éireann were the winners of the prestigious Passenger Transport Company of the Year accolade.
Luxurious coach hire
Synonymous with luxury coach hire, Chambers Coaches has been given a new lease of life since Glenshane Coaches took over the operation little over two years ago.
Comfort and reliability from Callinan Coaches
Twenty-sixteen marks Callinan Coaches Ltd.s 21st anniversary. We travelled to their head depot in Claregalway, County Galway and met up with affable founder / proprietor Tommy Callinan.
Customer comes first at Fingal Coaches
Fingal Coaches are renowned for their excellent and reliable services. You dont have to take our word for it as they recently finished in the silver medal position in the School Bus Operator of the Year category at the 2016 Bus & Coach Award.
Travelling in style
Coach tours are a massive part of the tourism trade in Ireland as holiday makers from all over the world decide to come to this country for a number of reasons.
Travel smarter with Buslink
An obsessive approach to providing a high-quality service is taking Galway-based coach hire firm, Buslink, to new heights.
Wallace Travel is going places
Trading in Rosegreen, Cashel, Co. Tipperary since 1969, Wallace Travel & Transport Services Ltd has grown into one of the leading private coach hire companies in the Munster region.
Best in the West
City Direct is a private public transport company thats clearly going places. Established in 1999, the company carried 1.3 million passengers on its Galway city public transport network in 2015, making it the largest omnibus operator outside public service provider Bus Eireann.
Two decades of coaching excellence
Since its establishment in 1995, Griffins Coaches has developed a stellar reputation as the premier coach and minibus hire company in County Limerick.
A Family Coach Hire tradition
Providing a vital link to the spectacular Wild Atlantic Way, McGrath Coaches is renowned as one of the premier coach hire companies in the west of Ireland.
Established almost half a century ago, Carolan Coaches has grown from providing local services with one minibus to become one of the premier coach operators on the island.
Passenger Transport Company of the Year - three years running!
When Brazil won the World Cup for the third time way back in 1970 they got to keep the Jules Rimet trophy as a memento.
World premiere: Volvos Electric Hybrid bus in commercial service in Hamburg, Germany
Volvos first Electric Hybrid bus (with plug-in technology) entered in commercial service on the Innovation Line 109 in Hamburg on December 18.
CTTC Coach and Bus Show 2014
The Coach Tourism and Transport Council bi-annual Coach and Bus Show sponsored by Campion Insurance is back this year in the RDS Simmonscourt, taking place on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th November 2014.
Pre-Commercial show workshop held
A special pre-show workshop event has been in held in Germany to inform the media of what will be happening at the 65th Commercial Vehicles show later this year.
24-hr automated service station opens in Dublin
The first 24-hr automated service station has been opened in North Dublin by Maxol.
New motorway service area opened on M11
Forecourt retailer Applegreen has officially opened a new motorway service area on the M11 in Wicklow.
Dixon opt for telematics solution
Dixon International has placed TracKing, a telematics solution on all its refrigerated trailers.
IRU want answers
The IRU is concerned over the lack of Ministerial support for the European Commissions proposals to set EU-wide minimum targets for a bigger alternative fuel network, following the adoption of a common EU Transport Council position.
Driver tiredness causing problems
As many as one in three drives have fallen asleep at the wheel at some stage in their driving career, a study has revealed.