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Coach Hire and Minibus Hire in Basildon

Basildon is one of those places with a little something for everyone, which is why it’s becoming an increasingly popular destination for groups of all shapes and sizes. Venues like Cromwell Manor and Steeple View Community Association are the ideal place for large group events when you really want to be able to host in style and comfort.

There’s also a range of attractions like Towngate Theatre and Wat Tyler Centre that are ideal when you want a touch of history and culture, whereas the Noak Bridge Nature Reserve is a great place when you want to get away from some of the hustle and bustle of the centre.

Gloucester Park and Northlands Park offer green spaces and play areas that will keep the little ones busy, while Mopsies Park is ideal if you want to enjoy something a little quieter and slower paced.

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Why choose coach hire in Basildon?

Choosing SMC Coach Hire in Basildon will allow you to travel in style and comfort without a worry in the world. Ideal if you want to take a large group to go and explore the big-name brands and boutique offerings that can be found inside Eastgate Shopping Centre and Westgate Shopping Centre.

Your coach may include onboard amenities such as secure luggage storage and ample leg room, you’ll be able to stretch out on the way home regardless of how much you’ve indulged yourself. Perfect when you want to enjoy a relaxing end to a day of shopping as you make your way home. And because our drivers can offer multiple drop-off locations, you’ll be tucked up warm at home so much quicker than if you’d opted for public transport.

Hiring a minibus in Basildon

Choosing SMC's minibus hire service is a flexible way to go and explore a new destination in style without ever having to worry about the congested roads. By freeing yourself from the stress and hard work, you can look forward to taking a walk around Festival Way. Plus, if you choose one of our premium or VIP models, your vehicle could include modern facilities with cutting-edge features such as luxury reclining seats and climate control.

Our cost-effective group travel options are the way to go if you want to find new places thanks to the local knowledge of our drivers. There really is nothing quite like having your own personal driver for the day who knows the local area like the back of their hand. 

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SMC Coach Hire understand the importance of time management. Whether you're embarking on an important business trip or simply exploring a new destination, you can rely on us to ensure that you reach your destination on time, every time.



Your safety is our top priority. The coaches we use undergo regular maintenance and adhere to strict safety standards. Additionally, all of the drivers we use are trained professionals who prioritize the well-being of passengers throughout the journey.


Customized Solutions

Every group is unique, and we tailor our services to meet your specific requirements. Whether you need transportation for a day trip or an extended tour, we work closely with you to create a customized itinerary that suits your preferences and budget.


Year-Round Transport

Whether it's a wedding in the spring or a holiday getaway in the winter, our flexible booking option lets you have the freedom to choose a date within the year that can make the planning process for your transport more convenient and stress-free.


Competitive Pricing

We believe that quality coach hire should be good value for money. Our transport services will ensure that you receive excellent value for your investment. We offer a fair and competitive rate for all occasions.



Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride. A selection of coaches we use are equipped with modern amenities, including comfortable seating, air conditioning, ample legroom, and onboard entertainment options, ensuring a pleasant and enjoyable journey.

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Coach Hire and Minibus Hire for Every Occasion

Coach Hire & Minibus Hire Services

Providing comfortable, affordable transport solutions for all occasions.


Airport Transfers

Book a coach or minibus to get the whole group to the airport.

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Wedding Transport

Transport all of your friends and family to and from the venue.

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Sports Trips

Hire a coach or minibus to get the whole team to the game.

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Our Vehicles

We understand the importance of a smooth and stress-free journey. We make sure that all of the vehicles we use are well-maintained and are driven by highly skilled drivers, we always for every passenger to have a comfortable and enjoyable experience with SMC. From small minibuses to luxurious executive coaches, we have a wide range of vehicles to accommodate groups of any size.


Luxury & VIP Vehicle

Having the touch above everything else


Standard Vehicle

Getting you from A-B with everything you need


Accessible Vehicles

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Why choose SMC Coach Hire?

With over 10 years of experience in the private hire industry, it's our commitment to customer satisfaction that sets us apart (and what keeps us going).

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Coach Hire Reviews

Heather O'Donnell

"Our driver Andrew was brilliant, he rang to tell me that he would be a few minutes late due to a traffic accident, as we were travelling to Norfolk on a pilgrimage."

Dawn Monagham

"All the staff at the office were very efficient came back with information very promptly Kevin our lovely driver was a joy to travel with I would highly recommend this company."

Sam Bennett

"SMC provided a great, friendly service. They arrived in plenty of time...We highly recommend them and will be using them again in the future. Thank you!"

Neil B

"Very quick responses to questions throughout, great advice when talking about the logistics of the trips needed and faultless service from the driver throughout the event. Totally put my mind at ease to let me focus on getting our daughter married."

Jon Barrett

"I used SMC Coach Hire for the first time this year. I was delighted with every element of their service. All in all excellent service and I will be using them for all my coach needs from hereonin."

Charlie Henson

"We used SMC to transport guests from the church to the reception at our wedding. They were brilliant throughout. Very helpful staff with a difficult location and all went well on the day. Highly recommend."

Robert Kay

"Would use this Company again, they were on time for drop off and collection and driver was very nice and helpful, and his driving was very good and we felt very safe not the same with other companies. Thank you."

Lonsdale Salisbury

"Easy to request booking.Good communication, Leading up to travel, day before travel and on day of travel. Easy to contact with changes to flight time. Accommodated changes. Arrived on time. Friendly driver. Overall very good experience. Would recommend."

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