We specialise in tours and day excursions taking pride in bringing you a wide selection of quality destinations throughout the year and some of the very best of travel and tourism opportunities in the United Kingdom.


Coach Hire


Coach Hire

We operate a large modern fleet of coaches ranging in size and seating. The coach fleet is well presented in our livery of gold and burgandy, making them distinctive and stand out. Our coaches are well equiped with numerous features including air conditioning and TV/DVD toilets, WIFI, tea and coffee facilities in our executives.

We provide high standards of safety throughout the fleet, ensuring all vehicles are well maintained and excel in levels of cleanliness. Our attention to detail regarding safety and reliability gives you the peace of mind that you would expect when hiring a coach.

Each coach comes with a highly trained, professional driver and the excellent level of service expected of a company with over 20 years of experience. All drivers have CRB clearance to an enhanced level.

So sit back, relax, and enjoy your journey with Nightingale Coaches.

Minibus Hire


Minibus Hire

We have a variety of minibuses to make sure we meet your exact requirements ranging from 8 - 24 seater's. Our minibuses are available for hire for any occasion including weddings, birthdays, nights out, stag and hen parties, school trips, corporate events and many more special occasions.

Our friendly, smart and professional drivers who are all CRB checked to an enhanced level, will do their very best to make sure you enjoy your executive travel in style and comfort. For the comfort of our customers all our coaches are a smoke free environment.

We offer extremely competitive prices on all our services guaranteeing you value for money whatever your requirement.

Our minibuses are maintained to the same high standard as our coaches, regularly serviced ensuring the highest levels in reliability and safety.

School & Education


School & Education Services

Here at nightingale coaches, we are proud to offer a safe reliable high-quality coach & mini bus service,

With over 25 years’ experience working alongside school, colleges & universities you can sit back and let our friendly professional team take care of all your travel requirements so you can experience a hassle-free coach trip.

We have a large variety of vehicles ranging from mini buses to 70-seater coaches perfect for those school trips.

Nightingale Coaches are also proud to say we alongside local education authorities to provide a vast amount of home-to-school Contract journeys.

Day Trips & Coach Tours


Day Trips & Coach Tours

Nightingales Coaches offer a wide range of specialist day trips throughout the UK. We will publish any trips on our website and social media, when such trips are being organised.

Weddings & Special Occasions

Weddings & Special Occasions

Here at Nightingale Coaches, we know that your wedding day will be one of the most amazing days of your life. why not let us take care of your guest transport needs?

Our friendly professional team are more than happy to help you with your transport planning for the big day. Impress your wedding guests by organising worry-free transport to your special event. We have a large fleet of high-quality vehicles from 16-seater minibuses to 70-seater coaches to suit the needs of even the largest wedding party.

We have transported guests to many local wedding venues within the north east such as Derwent manor, Lumley castle & le petit château.


Our Special Occasions coach & mini bus hire service is not just limited to weddings. We also offer High Quality Travel for those special occasions including birthdays and sporting events. Whatever the occasion, our friendly team will manage all aspects of your travel. Also, our friendly and experienced team will ensure your guests enjoy the ride and arrive on time. All our vehicles are kept to a high quality to provide safety and comfort for your guests. We have extensive experience in transporting both large and small groups.

We offer coach & Mini bus hire services for special occasions including:

  • Birthdays
  • Anniversaries
  • Graduations
  • Weddings
  • Corporate & Sports Events

Specialist Wheelchair Access

Specialist Wheelchair Access

Having accessible, safe and easy transportation is vital in order to get around and live without limits. Our fleet of wheelchair accessible minibuses provide a safe and secure way in which to travel.

Whether it’s to visit family and friends, travelling to the airport or a day trip to the beach, at Nightingale Coaches we have you covered. We have over 25 years of experience in providing safe and efficient transport for those of you with reduced mobility. Therefore, we know what it takes to make your journey pleasurable and enjoyable.

Based in Stanley Co Durham, our fleet includes vehicles which cater specifically for people who use wheelchairs. Our Drivers are trained on the safety of transporting passengers in wheels chairs and the use of wheel chair clamps for passenger safety, we have minis that can carry from 1-4 wheel chairs.  use the quote form below or call us to let us know about your journey.


Taxi & Airport Transfers



Going to the town, or staying local?

  • We have a range of taxis from 4-8 seats
  • Clean modern taxis
  • Wheel chair accessible taxis available
  • Enhanced dbs checked drivers

Taxis available for nights out, airport transfers or any occasion

Give us a call on 01207 529729, we will get you to where you need to be safely and on time!

North East International Transport

Haulage Service

We provide a specialist courier service, ranging from vans, 7.5T, 18T & 13.6M artic wagons. Give us a call or email and our professional team will create a bespoke quote that covers all your needs and requirements.


Coach & Minibus Hire

Give us a call on 01207 529729, or fill in our enquiry form for a quote:

Established for over 25 years, giving us all the experience we need to ensure your journey with us is an enjoyable one.


Nightingale Coaches
Classic House,
Morrison Road Ind Est, Stanley
County Durham

Telephone: 01207 529729

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