Company Profile:Safeguard Coaches of Guildford is proud of its association with BUSK as it further underlines our commitment to safety, the importance of managerial and driver experience and first-rate vehicle maintenance. Providing exceptional coach transport services is not easy, and potential coach hirers should only entrust children to coach companies that have passed all the BUSK criteria, not those who just offer the cheapest price.
Management contact Andrew Halliday
Established since 1924
Fleet Fleet of 28 coaches with a seating capacity from 16 to 70.
Drivers We employ 50 full and part time drivers.
Training Drivers are trained in on-going CPC modules and have completed training in customer care, defensive driving techniques, road transport law including drivers’ hours regulations, safety, vehicle mechanics and safe/efficient operation etc.
Maintenance In-house maintenance carried out in purpose-built workshop facilities carried out by highly trained and experienced commercial vehicle mechanics managed by Brett Lambley, Engineering Manager. Vehicles are safety inspected every 5 weeks.
Members of BUSK Benchmark, Confederation of Passenger Transport.
Profits are re-invested into business to maintain safety standards.
Welcome to Safeguard Coaches, the largest coach operator in Surrey. Operating since 1924, the Company has a wealth of experience of coach hire behind it, with 28 modern coaches (plus a heritage vehicle) and more than 50 staff, you can be sure you’ll be in safe and well experienced hands with us. Despite our size we pride ourselves on personal and attentive service. Based in Guildford, we serve clients throughout Surrey including the Guildford, Woking, Weybridge, Godalming and Cranleigh areas as well as further afield. Whether it’s transport to school or an educational visit; a well-deserved holiday break in the UK or Europe (or just to and from the airport); taking staff or customers to a corporate event or a social occasion; transporting guests to the wedding reception or taking sports supporters to an away fixture; Safeguard Coaches will design a bespoke package for you using our professional, experienced drivers, choosing from our coach fleet ranging from 16 to 57 seats (70 seats for school/youth groups) to ensure you enjoy a safe and pleasurable coach hire experience.
Benchmark License No: BE00012
Expiry Date: 31 May 2019