Coach Hire Hampshire

Whether you’re travelling as a family or taking employees for a weekend away, group trips are rarely easy. That’s why many people in your position turn to coach hire to get around the confusion. This is an easy way to ensure space for everyone without worry. Lucky for you, we at Lucketts offer Hampshire coach hire which is sure to suit your trip requirements. All you need to do is let us know what you need, and our extensive range of drivers and vehicles is guaranteed to make your trip as smooth as possible.

Coach hire in Hampshire


Established in 1926, Lucketts is a family-owned business with over 90-years in the coach hire industry. We’ve served tens of thousands of customers for a wide range of needs, and have built up to be the largest coach hire provider on the South Coast to date. 


Operating out of our base in Fareham, Hampshire, we offer coach hire in Hampshire, Portsmouth and surrounding areas that’s guaranteed never to let you down. Our focus on high-quality service and customer safety across the years is such that we’ve even received some of the greatest accolades in the industry, including – - Coach Hire Hampshire


  • Earned Recognition from the DVSA for our focus on driver and passenger safety
  • Coach Marque from the Confederation of Passenger Transport for adhering to the highest standards of operation
  • Member of the Guild of British Coach Operators with regular audits against a 44 point checklist
  • Armed Forces Covenant – Bronze award for support offered to the armed forces


We have also received a wide variety of awards for superior service over the years, including various Route One and Business Excellence awards for multiple years running. 


Of course, our high standards of quality and safety wouldn’t be possible without a fantastic team behind us. Our fleet of over 380 drivers are the best in the industry. That’s something we guarantee by making sure that every single one of our drivers is – 


  1. DBS checked
  2. Trained in-house for the duration of their time with us
  3. Adhering to EU regulations for driving hours


Each member of our driving team also has experience in a wide range of coach trip needs, guaranteeing coach hire Hampshire that you can rely on.

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  • Modern coaches (70 seats)
  • VIP coaches (36 seats)
  • Double deckers (74 seats)
  • 35-seater midi coaches
  • 35 seater midi coaches
  • 29 seater midi coaches
  • 19 seater mini buses
  • 16 seater mini buses
  • W.C.
  • Reclining seats
  • Air conditioning
  • TV, DVD, CD players
  • Wifi
  • Power sockets
  • Tables (VIP)
  • Sky TV and Chromecast (VIP)
  • Integrated kitchen (VIP)

*Charges may apply

**Selected vehicles only.

A coach for every occasion


Our fleet of over 160 vehicles means that we have a coach suitable for every occasion you could desire. From large-scale school trips to small family getaways; we have a coach to cover your needs. 


Our fleet includes a wide range of vehicle sizes such as – 


  • Double deck buses with 74 seats
  • Modern coaches with up to 70 seats
  • Luxury VIP coach with 36 seats
  • 35 seater midi coaches
  • 29 seater midi coaches
  • 19 seater mini buses
  • 16 seater mini buses


We can also arrange multiple coach solutions if your party exceeds 74, making Lucketts your one-stop shop for coach hire in Hampshire and surrounding areas.  Within our vehicle range, we can also provide a variety of fantastic on board facilities, including – 


  • W.C.
  • Aircon
  • Wifi
  • TV, DVD, and CD players
  • Tables
  • Sky TV and Chromecast
  • Integrated kitchens


Just let us know your needs when you book with us so that we can arrange a coach which includes all required additions. Get this right, and your coach trip could soon become a luxury in itself rather than the cramped and stressed journeys you’re used to. 


We also value inclusivity here at Lucketts, which is why also offer Hampshire coach hire selections with wheelchair and disability access. If you let us know beforehand, we’re able to store wheelchairs of up to 20kg as long as they break into separate parts.


With a week’s notice, we can also account for onboard wheelchairs as long as – 


  • Combined wheelchair/passenger weight is no more than 300kg
  • Batteries are dry cell only
  • Seat belt requirements are still met


We also allow for hand-held personal oxygen supplies, though do note that ferry carriers and others may not hold the same policy, so do check before arrival.  In the case of assistance dogs, allowances can also be made, though note that there may be additional foul charges, or extra costs if the dog cannot sit at its owner’s feet. Note, too, that our drivers are not able to offer specialist disability services including – 


  • Help with eating or personal hygiene
  • Medical services such as injections or other care requirements
  • Assistance getting on and off the coach


Hampshire Coach HIre


Safety is a top priority for our Hampshire coach hire and is something we pride ourselves on, so much so that we have won various safety-based accolades. We understand that you need to feel 100% at ease during every step of your coach trip. This is something we ensure in part by training our drivers to the highest possible safety standards. 


Our vehicles, too, undergo rigorous safety checks, including an extensive preventative maintenance program every 35 days or less. This is carried out by our award-winning in-house engineers for ease of process and guaranteed results. We also offer the latest in onboard technology, including hands-free communication and real-time satellite tracking. As if that weren’t enough to put you at ease, we will provide 24-hour breakdown coverage should the worst happen while you’re on the road.


Extensive experience for every need


It doesn’t matter why you’re embarking on coach hire in Hampshire; you can guarantee we have the experience to meet your needs. With over 90 years in the industry, we have embarked on trips for a wide range of reasons including – 


  • Travel to events such as football matches
  • School trips or general home-to-school hire
  • Business and executive events
  • Workplace transport
  • Personal outings


If all this sounds like the coach hire you need in Hampshire and surrounding areas, then don’t hesitate to contact our team for a quote on either 01329 823755, or email Note, too, that we will be happy to arrange a meeting with you to discuss your on-going or bespoke coach hire Hampshire needs today.

Request a quote today and choose from our wide range of modern coaches, buses and people carriers. Alternatively call us on 01329 242617 01329 242617 and find out how we can help you with your journey.