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Coach Hire and Minibus Hire in Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle upon Tyne is a city that’s known playfully as ‘The Toon’ and has one of the nation’s most pronounced and loved accents. Add in the mighty Newcastle United who are something of a religion in these parts and you get a sense of what the city is all about.

This is not a city whose entertainment options are limited purely to football, however. A rich industrial heritage, thriving nightlife, and a cosmopolitan shopping experience all add to the experience and ensure there’s something for everyone. Some popular tourist attractions in Newcastle include Newcastle Castle, the bustling Grainger Market, and the beautiful Jesmond Dene Park.

With a unique blend of history, culture, and a warm community, Newcastle upon Tyne offers a memorable and diverse experience for all who visit.

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Why choose coach hire in Newcastle upon Tyne?

Choose SMC Coach Hire when visiting Newcastle upon Tyne and you’ll be able to experience the city at your own pace, visiting its many attractions and making the most out of your time in 'The Toon'.

If you're planning a trip to or within Newcastle, whether it's for a weekend trip or a corporate event, SMC Coach Hire have you covered. We specialise in providing reliable and trustworthy transportation solutions in this vibrant Northeast City. With a diverse range of vehicles to choose from, you can rest assured that you'll have access to the best options in the coach hire market, ensuring both comfort and value for your journey. To get started, fill out our enquiry form with your travel details, and our experienced team members, experts in coach hire, will promptly respond with a competitive quote tailored to your needs.

If you're after cheerful and cheap coach hire in Newcastle, we offer a cost-effective and dependable way to travel together as a group with our standard range of vehicles. Looking for something with a bit more sparkle? We can offer a luxury or VIP coach hire vehicle that may be equipped with modern amenities such as Wi-Fi, onboard facilities, comfortable seating, and even restrooms, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable journey. With a range of vehicles available, including VIP options and standard models, we can accommodate groups ranging from 8 to 75 passengers, ensuring the perfect coach hire solution for your specific requirements.

Hiring a minibus in Newcastle upon Tyne

If you're planning a group trip in Newcastle and need reliable transportation, we've got you covered not only with our standard coach hire services but also with our minibus hire options too. Luxury and VIP minibus hire vehicles can provide you with all the modern features you would expect to find in a luxurious vehicle like an onboard minibar and white glove service, all designed with your comfort in mind. Every minibus you hire from us comes with the services of a skilled driver, ensuring a hassle-free and enjoyable journey.

Opting for minibus hire in Newcastle remains an excellent choice for families and groups of friends seeking reliable transportation to destinations like Newcastle International Airport or the nearby Durham Tees Valley Airport.

Whether it's a corporate event or a sports trip, experienced drivers use their extensive knowledge of the roads to guarantee you and your group a safe arrival at your chosen destinations in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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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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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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