Wardle Coach Hire and Minibus Hire

Welcome to Walkden, Coach Hire!

About Us

Welcome to Wardle Coach Hire, the North West’s premier destination for affordable coach & minibus hire for over 20 years!
As a family-run, Manchester-based business we pride ourselves on our excellent local reputation, the quality of our fleet and our expertly-trained workforce of highly-skilled, professional drivers.
Our aim is to offer you a bespoke coaching service, and to provide our clients with all the comfort, convenience and safety they require whilst travelling with us. With our fleet of over 75 luxury vehicles we can cater to groups of any size, from a quick 4-person airport transfer all the way up to 100+ capacity double decker buses!
We’re used to working with a wide variety of customers with an assortment of coach hire requirements- So whether you’re a VIP client booking your next corporate retreat, a schoolteacher booking a trip for a classful of pupils, a wedding party making plans for the big day or simply an individual looking to book a private ride with a chauffeur, we have both the fleet and the supplier network to handle anything you may need along the way.
Over at Walkden Coach Hire, we pride ourselves on our commitment to passenger satisfaction, which is why we’ve worked hard to ensure all our motors are top-of-the-line. From plush leather reclining seats, to free on-board wifi, to fully-furnished kitchen and toilet facilities, we work hard to ensure that all our vehicles are fitted to be as comfortable as possible.
We’ve also made sure that our modern, executive-level coaches are fully-fitted with contemporary interiors and are updated regularly in order to provide our customers with the most luxurious coaches on the market. In addition to our onboard facilities we also outfit our vehicles with a range of state-of-the-art safety features, including three-point seatbelts, ergonomic seating and clearly visible escape routes, to ensure that you feel safe and secure whilst enjoying our range of onboard features. Our coaches are also equipped with additional security features such as internal and external CCTV cameras, to ensure that your driver can always keep a close eye on the well-being of passengers throughout the length of your journey.
We also make sure that all our vehicles are outfitted with plenty of luggage space, so that you always have adequate space available throughout the length of your trip.
Our crack team of uniformed drivers are available for all types of journeys during off peak, peak and normal hours, with each one hand-picked according to the specifics of your journey and the kind of service you require. All of our drivers carry with them a wealth of local knowledge pertaining to local attractions in the Greater Manchester area.
Think of us as like your own personal group and event transportation manager- we see our role as to provide you with a full transport management system for whatever events you have in mind. As a long-running industry specialist with local knowledge of our client’s needs and many close links to suppliers and depots nationwide we’re confident we can get you the best deals possible for the most affordable price.
As we tend to experience a high number of bookings around weekends, bank holidays, Christmas and the summer holidays, we recommend that you make your reservation with us as early as possible in order to avoid disappointment.
Simply put- we provide the best value, highest quality and most reliable coach hire service in the Greater Manchester area, and we’re not afraid to admit it. Once our clients start trading with us, they stay with us forever!

Why You Should Choose Walkden Coach Hire


We are 100% committed to providing the most reliable and efficient coach hire services in the Greater Manchester area. Our drivers will pick you up on time at an agreed location that works best for both of you. We will ensure that you arrive at your destination on time and will keep you informed of any route or traffic issues ahead of your departure.


Our friendly team over at Walkden Coach Hire HQ will always go above and beyond to guarantee the best service possible for you and your group. By choosing us, we promise that you will benefit from our unmatched customer service throughout every step of the process. Our drivers are friendly, passionate and extremely good at their jobs, whilst our customer service team back at the office are more than happy to assist you with your queries over the phone.


If you’re looking for cost-effective, affordable coach hire services in Manchester then look no further. We offer some of the best rates in the North West for all of your group transport needs. With a range of different vehicles to choose from and a host of cost-effective packages and plans available, we’ll personally make sure that we can secure you a bespoke quote that fits your requirements.


We offer a luxurious range of high-performing, modern vehicles to ensure that you get the smoothest ride possible.For smaller excursions we can offer you a specific range of minibuses ranging between 8-12 seater capacity, as well as mini coaches that can accommodate between 12-24 passengers. For longer journeys we offer a full range of coaches and buses that can house between 30, 65, and 80 passengers, as well as a select few double-decker buses for heavy-duty assignments that can seat over 100 people at a time.

Walkden Coach Hire services the entirety of Greater Manchester and the rest of the UK, including Salford, Rochdale, Stockport, Trafford, Bolton, Bury, Oldham, Wigan, Liverpool, Wirral, Warrington and beyond, including all major airports and train stations throughout the country.

Get in touch today and let our team help you plan your ideal journey and provide you with the best transportation available on the market!