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Coach Hire and Minibus Hire in Portsmouth

Portsmouth, known for its rich maritime history, stands as a coastal gem in the United Kingdom. Situated on the south coast, it's a city where seafaring traditions blend with modern life. The historic docks and the iconic HMS Victory serve as a testament to Portsmouth's naval heritage, while the Spinnaker Tower offers breathtaking views of the Solent.

Beyond its maritime legacy, Portsmouth boasts a thriving cultural scene, with museums, galleries, and theaters celebrating its vibrant history. If entertainment is what you and your group are looking for, The Kings Theatre is a beautiful grade 2 listed that holds some brilliant shows and events all year round.

Portsmouth's welcoming atmosphere, diverse communities, and coastal charm make it an enchanting destination for travellers, preserving its status as a city that reveres its maritime roots while embracing the modern world.

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Why choose coach hire in Portsmouth?

Choosing standard or luxury coach hire in Portsmouth can be a great convenience no matter where you need to be, particularly when you're traveling with a large group between various destinations in and around the city. Choosing SMC Coach Hire's services in Portsmouth guarantees that your entire party remains together, eliminating the complexities of coordinating multiple vehicles or navigating public transportation systems. Beyond its convenience, our standard level of coach hire offers a cost-effective transportation solution, often proving more budget-friendly than purchasing individual tickets or renting multiple cars.

What sets SMC's luxury and VIP coach hire service apart, is the level of comfort and amenities we can potentially provide, ensuring that your journey around Portsmouth is not just hassle-free but also enjoyable. Depending on your individual requirements, some of our luxury and VIP coaches come equipped with ample leg room, air conditioning, USB ports, and much more depending on what vehicle you choose. Our diverse range of coach hire options includes luxury and standard models, catering to your specific preferences. Our professional coach drivers are highly qualified and prioritise safety, ensuring a secure and stress-free trip. Whether you're organising a school excursion, a corporate event, or a family outing, hiring a coach in Portsmouth simplifies logistics, fosters group unity, and ultimately enhances the overall travel experience, making it more enjoyable and efficient for everyone involved.

Hiring a minibus in Portsmouth

When it comes to smaller groups of 19 or under in Portsmouth, choosing SMC's minibus hire service is the ideal solution for your transportation requirements. Our extensive range of vehicle options give you and your passengers the option to see what level of service suits your budget best ranging from ourt cost-effective standard minibus to our luxury and VIP options.

SMC’s luxury and VIP minibus hire service to Portsmouth can be the perfect way to travel in a small group to Gunwharf Quays in style, where you can enjoy boutique shopping and light bites.

Need transportation to Portsmouth International Port or any other location in Portsmouth? Opting for minibus hire could be the perfect choice for you and your group or family, ensuring a comfortable and convenient travel experience.

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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

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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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