National Express Transport Solutions is comprised of the UK’s leading coach hire specialists providing ground transport solutions for any occasion.
National Express Transport Solutions operates via a UK-wide regional infrastructure utilising both its own fleets and depots as well as existing and new partner operators, supported by common central functions. The business has retained its existing local brands but operates under the National Express name for all of its national sales and marketing activity.
Both the Kings Ferry and Lucketts Groups are long-established providers of corporate travel, private hire, and Touring holidays throughout the South and South East and East Midlands of England, through our Kings Ferry, Clarkes of London, Stewarts, Woods, Lucketts, Coliseum, Mortons, Solent and Worthing Coaches brands.
At National Express Transport Solutions, we provide private coach hire for any occasion across the UK. Whether this is private coach hire, contracted transport, commuter service or holidays, we provide any vehicle, anytime, anywhere.
We can provide a variety of size vehicles ranging from minibuses to double-deckers catering for a group of 8 to thousands. We also provide VIP style vehicles and Bus hire.
We partner with UK transport operators and bring together the expertise and strengths of our brand and depots across the UK to form a consistent and customer focussed transport solution.
National Express Transport Solutions are one of the leaders in providing fully managed ground transport solutions. Working with some of the biggest names across a number of industries, we offer an end to end solution from a single airport transfer to group transport for over 1000+ of passengers from all over the UK.
At National Express Transport Solutions, we offer UK wide & European holidays and day trips whether this is a private hire requirement or all-inclusive package holiday and day trip deals.
Our expert Travel Consultants can provide you with transport solutions for any requirement. We can offer you a range of day trips to places throughout the UK and Europe, or tailor your needs and wants to create a bespoke day trip experience for you and your group. Connect, discover and enjoy everything the UK has to offer.
The Kings Ferry commuter service ceased operating on 24 December, 2021. Click here to view more information.
This has been an incredibly difficult decision to make and has not been taken lightly. The ongoing challenges created by COVID 19 have reduced demand to such an extent that means our services are not commercially viable and unlikely to become so in the near future.
The Kings Ferry brand was used on commuter services from the Medway Towns to Victoria Coach Station, London.
The Travel Link brand was used for commuter services from the Isle of Sheppey and Sittingbourne. Travel Link was created from a merger of the previous Travel Rite lower-cost brand, and The London Link, a company established by the Kings Ferry in 1999.
From November 2013 until April 2016, Kings Ferry operated services in Bristol and South Gloucestershire under contract to North Somerset Council.
In October 2015, Kings Ferry also commenced operating a service from Maidstone to London which has now also been cancelled.
National Express Transport Solutions gained experience of VIP travel service by providing coach services to such high-profile clients such as Premier League football clubs.
Under the group’s expansion, this has expanded into a separate VIP services division with the highest specification vehicles, from small mini-coaches to 35 seated full-size coaches. The group also expanded into luxury car services and a helicopter hire operation.
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