School Coach Hire provides a full range of services for educational institutions such as Schools, Colleges and Universities.

Whether you are looking to organise local travel for your group or are thinking about something further afield, is your reliable partner.

We work hard to fit our services into the constraints of school and educational budgets, while still providing excellent levels of comfort and safety to students, teachers or parents.

As a New Zealand owned company we are proud to offer low-cost coach charter, bus charter and mini bus hire services specifically tailored for education purposes, including:


Knowing that your transportation for your next school excursion is taken care of will be a weight off your mind. At we can guarantee that everyone will arrive on time and refreshed, ready to absorb the event that you have organised.

Whether you are stating local or plan to travel inter-state, we have a range of vehicles to suit any requirement or budget.

For the lowest priced excursions, contact our friendly team today.

Route Bus Transfers

When it comes to route transfer services, we are the leaders in providing reliable group transportation solutions.

If you are looking to schedule in a regular school bus run then are ready to help. Our range of vehicles allow us to quote for any groups size, making sure we fit your exact requirements.

Whether you are looking for something that takes students “round the corner”, or need to cover longer distances simply contact our team today.


There are so many great places to visit across New Zealand, especially when thinking about school or educational tours.

Whether you are planning a scientific, historical, geological or any other type of school field trip, we have the largest choice of vehicles to choose from.

We also understand that lower transportation costs mean that you have more money to spend on the most important part of your tour – the learning element.

Whatever your location, can be called upon to supply the best transportation solutions.

Meetings, Conferences and Lectures

Being in education there will be times when your teachers and support staff will need to attend meetings, conferences or even lectures.

If you need to organise any kind of group transportation then we have the best range of services available. No matter if you are thinking of inter-state or just local coach or mini bus hire, have the lowest possible rates.

Sporting Transfers

During the course of any academic year there is a very good chance that your school, college or university will be involved in attending sporting events. Whether this is for participation or just for recreation we have the very best choice of vehicles available.

We can reduce the cost implications of attending local or inter-state sporting events with our low-cost bus charter services.

For more information on our school and educational sporting transfers contact our friendly team today.


Towards the end of your students education there will be a need to visit career and expo type events.

At we have the best group transportation options available to take the fuss and hassle out of organising getting students from A to B.

No matter where you are thinking, local or interstate, will deliver everyone in safety and comfort and at a low, low price.

We work harder than anyone to make sure our prices are the very best available.

For more information and to book your next school bus charter or transfer contact us today

Customer Testimonials

Thanks Bus Charter for a wonderful and such a smooth experience right from getting the quote to the actual journeys. Staff at your end has been very polite and the drivers for both journeys were cooperative and helpful. The coaches were in immaculate conditions. Looking forward to working with Bus Charter again.
Shaunee Bailey

The entire process of making a booking, paying and even making changes was incredibly easy. Price was very competitive and the driver was prompt…

Alison Gowland

Hi Shannen, Thank you for your email. The service was great from start (yourself) to finish with Bruce the driver who was excellent. We will definitely…

Michael Sib Siebel

Had a great experience and would definitely use your service again. The driver was on time, professional and polite. 03-03-2016


My guests had a wonderful time with punctual staff and excellent travel conditions. While I was busy losing my mind over other wedding items I am…


Great Bus ,Good Driver, on time, Perfect 13-04-2014


Thanks so much. Fantastic service received all the way from the initial quote to when the bus dropped everyone home. Will definitely use your company…


How easy was that! We needed some bused to move guests around for my daughter’s wedding, one bus there and two buses home. From the first inquiry…

Chrisi Reardon

Everything was great and I really do appreciate how promptly and courteously you handled our numerous changes and questions. Thank you very much…

Kathleen Smith

We had a wonderful time, Kumar (our driver) arrived for pick-up early, which was nice, so that I could go through some details, and he was so lovely…


We were very happy with the quick and easy response from BusCharter with our quote. We had no issues with booking on short notice. The driver was…


Extremely professional and convenient. Our driver was incredibly polite. Would recommend buscharter for both work and social events. 17-03-2014

Fee Tufevski

Once again, the service provided by Bus Charter was second to none. The driver arrived on time, knew where he was going and was very patient on…

Chrisi Reardon

Everything was great and I really do appreciate how promptly and courteously you handled our numerous changes and questions. Thank you very much…

Lauren JD

We’d like to thank the Bus Charter company for their exceptional service on Monday 21st September 2015. You not only got us to our work function…

Amanda Hart

I couldn’t be happy with the service and the seamless way in which I am able to make bookings. The entire process from beginning to end is excellent…

Lynnette Riddell

We used Bus Charter for our Sales conference this past December. I would highly recommend them. Our bus driver was very professional, knowledgeable…


Hi, Booking number 2027. Our bus driver was wonderful! Jess was excellent and helped make the whole experience even better. Thanks for a great trip…

Brian Spencer

The driver was on time and everyone enjoyed themselves, We would have no issues commanding or ordering your services Regards Brian Spencer…

Mike Sergent

Hi Anna, Everything went very well – the quote was provided quickly, the bus driver called ahead to confirm pick-up details, and arrived on time…


From start to finish I received the best service. Our driver on the day was very friendly and professional. I’ll definitely be using you again for…

Emma was very easy to use and I would highly recommend your service. I always received a prompt response to my many queries and book…


The service we received was exceptional right from our inital quote through to the trip itself. Our driver was absolutely lovely. I will gladly…

Sue Hardy

First time use of this company for our pennants and very much satisfied. Driver promt and pleasant. I would recommend your company to anyone…

Sue Bertucci

Thank you to all the staff from Bus Charter for such professional and friendly service. Our driver today Vern was fantastic adding to a wonderful…

Jason Dingli

The service was excellent and Mark was extremely flexible and great with all the guys. I would highly recommend your company again. Thank you…

Kara Taylor

It was easy to book, they were quick with responses and were fantastic on the day. I would definitely recommend using them. 03-03-2016

Jenny Johnson Bloch

Booking a bus through Bus Charter has been a great experience from start to finish. They were obliging when i needed to make changes, the bus arrived…

Vetu-Ri Teariki

Very happy with the service provided by Bus Charter. The driver was on time, the bus was clean, comfortable and there were no issues during the trip…

Carine Ernest

We recently booked a bus for a hens function. The bus experience was excellent. Driver (Eric) was absolutely delightful, helpful, and efficient…