Book a coach for a school tour in West Cork

School Tour
Bus Hire

Searching for coach and mini bus hire for school tours, college outings or university field trips? Conveniently based in West Cork and with a wide selection of coaches and minibuses, think Dave Long Coach Travel for all your school tour bus hire needs!

School Tour Bus Hire West Cork

Hiring a bus for your school tour?

Best for School Transport in West Cork

At Dave Long Coach Travel we are very proud to offer our services for school tours, college outings and university field trips. We provide school transport for school children, both primary and secondary level pupils, as well as third-level students attending college or university. 

Catering for any group size, our modern fleet includes 42-seaters, 55-seaters, 63-seaters and 87-seater coaches, a 92-seater double-decker, and variously sized minibuses (16, 20, 26 and 33-seaters). We provide a full range of school transport services from school tours, educational field trips and sports events to college club events, university society trips and so much more. Most importantly, for teachers, principals, lecturers, administrators, parent volunteers and student union groups, we take the hassle and stress out of organising the transport for these events. Although we’re based in West Cork, we provide school transport all over Ireland. Click here to contact us today for a quote and discuss the various options on offer.

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Any Size Group

Whatever the size of your class, year grouping or school, Dave Long Coach Travel has the fleet and capacity to cater for all group sizes! Wheelchair adaptable buses also available.

Modern Buses

All students – whether primary, secondary or third level – can travel in comfort and safety to the destinations on their school tour or college/university outing.

Here to Help

Get in touch today for a comprehensive and cost-effective price quote from our team. We can work to the budgets set by any educational institution. We’d be delighted to chat!

No. 1 for school tour coach hire West Cork

With our extensive range of large coaches and double-decker buses, as well as minibuses of all capacities, we can facilitate any kind of event or outing for every type of educational institution. Whether the trip is a local West Cork school tour, a full-day outing or even a multiday college trip, we can provide the transport you need. Also, we can arrange regular contracts with schools, colleges and universities that meet the regular travel requirements of your students.

At Dave Long Coach Travel, we truly understand that every single educational institution has to work to a tight budget and we promise to work with you to create a package that meets both your financial and transport needs. Although we can operate within narrow financial constraints, the safety and comfort of the students on board will remain our utmost priority. All our buses are fully fitted with safety belts as standard and meet all health and safety requirements, while we strive to accommodate the needs and abilities of all our passengers.

We Prioritise Your School Tour Bus Hire Experience

Our experienced drivers will not only ensure the safety and comfort of the school children, but they will also help to make their day out an enjoyable one for all on board our Dave Long coaches. Children are the most precious cargo that our dedicated, professional drivers will ever transport; so, rest assured they are fully aware of the major responsibility they hold when driving your kids. Our friendly drivers know it all: the routes, the roads, the safest places to park, the best places to visit and their attention to detail can’t be beaten!

Punctuality of course is very important when transporting students, but our drivers know exactly how to ensure no dawdling so they’ll get to visit all the sights as planned. They can accommodate special requests, including bathroom breaks and meal breaks, and work to tight schedules, packed itineraries and tricky route plans. Our best people are always available to advise on all your school tour bus hire queries, so contact us today!

School Tour Bus Hire West Cork

Hiring a Coach for a University Field Trip or College Tour?

Whether you’re booking transport for a class of university or college students, or you’re organising a trip for your university society or college club, Dave Long Coach Travel is here to help you get organised. We can even help you with your society mystery tours – and we promise our drivers will not give away the identity of the secret destination!

We’re the safest, most reliable, most cost-effective and most comfortable option for coach hire in Co. Cork and beyond! We guarantee the best prices around for all your college transport and university travel needs. It’s important to choose a reliable bus company that you know you can trust and that has a stellar track record. We’re sure you’ll agree that choosing Dave Long Coach Travel is the right option for all your college tours and university trips.

Types of School Transport and College Transport We Provide

  • School tours
  • Educational day trips
  • Sports days
  • School matches and games
  • Transport for school sports teams
  • After-class activities and excursions
  • Mid-term break trips
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Museum, gallery and theatre visits
  • Trips to the ploughing championships
  • Regular transport to swimming pools
  • Local shuttle runs
  • History, geography and archaeology field trips
  • University and college club/society tours
  • College mystery tours
  • Student union trips
  • Regular transport to and from school
  • Transport to/from the train station, airport or ferry terminal

Remember our impressive fleet of buses ranges in capacity from 16-seaters to 92-seaters, so no matter the size of your class or school, we can accommodate the group. The above is not a full list of services on offer, so please do contact us if you’d like to discuss a particular event and get a customised quote. We offer school tour bus hire services throughout West Cork, operating out of Skibbereen, Clonakilty, Bantry, Bandon, Kinsale, Schull, Dunmanway and many more locations in Cork City and County. Also, don’t forget for travel between Cork City and West Cork, anyone can hop on our West Cork Connect service, click here to learn how!