School Coach Hire

Centaur has provided transport solutions for schools, colleges, universities, and local authorities for over 45 years.

We provide coach hire to the education sector for educational trips, UK and European tours, school sports teams, home to school bus routes and everything in-between.

Contact us to discuss the school transport needs of your organisation.

Read about how we're protecting our passengers during Covid-19.


We place safety, reliability and customer service at the heart of our operations.

Our drivers are CRB checked and undergo thorough training, including safeguarding, disability awareness and data protection.

We regularly risk access and audit our entire operation to ensure total peace of mind.

These safety measures are something we take seriously across our entire business and we know how these factors are essential to schools when looking for a reliable coach hire company.

Plan Your School Trip

Our experienced team can help with:

  • Recommendations for local school trip attractions such as Leeds Castle in Kent, amenities, museums and more
  • Bookings for Eurotunnel, ferry services or other connecting transport
  • Suitable rest break locations
  • Pre-booked parking
  • Routing for multiple pick-ups and drop-offs for student safety
  • Health & Safety advice, including tailored risk assessment guides
  • Tailored vehicle signage to help you organise your group
  • Onboard catering services