Your Local, Reliable Transport Service Since 1997.

About Charlton Minicoaches Ltd

Charlton Minicoaches Ltd has been offering reliable and affordable minibus and minicoach hire throughout West Lancashire since 1997. Over the past 20 years we have built up an excellent reputation with local councils, schools, universities and many other local organisations thanks to our efficient and quality service.

We have a fleet of fully-tracked wheelchair accessible minibuses and minicoaches ranging from 10 to 33 seats, all of which are well maintained to industry standards and seat-belted, with the majority of our minicoaches also being air-conditioned for the comfort of our passengers.

All of our vehicles are driven by qualified and experienced uniformed drivers; all of which have been CRB checked for your safety and who are always happy to help with any questions that you may have.

We also offer a fast and professional booking service at all times, ensuring that you receive a stress free service from start to finish.

If you would like more information about our transport services or would like to get in touch for a quote then please call 01695 580800 or fill in the enquiry form on the Contact Us page.

  • 10-32 Seats

    We have a fleet of fully tracked, well maintained, wheelchair accessible vehicles ranging from 10 to 32 seats to cater to your transport needs.

  • Sporting Trip Transport

    We provide sporting trip transport for local rugby, football and tennis clubs to their away matches at clubs throughout the UK. Being close to Southport also means we are well placed to provide golfing transport to golf clubs throughout the region and regularly do so throughout the summer.

    Golf Trip Transport
  • 24 Hour Airport Transfer Service

    We offer a 24 hour airport transfer service and provide transport to all UK airports. Get in touch today to book your airport transport.

    Airport Transport Provider Lancashire
  • All Other Occasions

    Whatever the occasion Charlton Minicoaches Ltd are happy to transport you and your party. Get in touch today for a no obligation quote.

    Coach Transport Provider

Why Choose Charlton Minicoaches?

Established Since 1997

Charlton Minicoaches have extensive experience in the passenger transport industry and will cater for all your transport needs. We have been providing mini bus and minicoach hire in the North West of England for over 20 years and our proprietor Martin has over 30 years experience in the transport industry.

Reliable Quality Service

Charlton Minicoaches are committed to providing a reliable efficient and quality service every time and are proud to have so many happy customers meaning that a lot of our work comes from recommendations and repeat custom.


Our fleet of seat belted air-conditioned vehicles are maintained to strict industry standards meaning they are inspected every 8 weeks in line with government guidelines and are fully insured to carry passengers.

Fully tracked vehicles with CCTV

All of our vehicles have 24 hour GPS tracking so that we know where your vehicle is at all times giving you complete piece of mind. All of our vehicles are now fitted with CCTV ensuring both our passengers and the drivers safety at all times.

Full enhanced CRB checked drivers

All drivers have been subject to a full enhanced CRB check with us also regularly carrying out driving licence checks to ensure your safety at all times.

Competitively Priced

We are affordable and competitively priced and can cater our transport services to your needs and budget.

What Our Customers Say

We use Charlton Minicoaches on a weekly basis and have never had any problems. The staff and drivers are friendly and reliable and always willing to help even at late notice

R. Hussey, Sports Development, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, Lancashire

The team at Charlton ensure that we always receive a safe and reliable service for our children.  They always plan the quickest and most economical route for us, it is a pleasure to do business with them

Bursar at Delphside Primary School, Skelmersdale, Lancashire

As a small primary school we have regularly used Charlton Minicoaches to transport our children and staff on educational visits.  We have found all their staff extremely helpful, polite and reliable, and their prices very reasonable. I would certainly advise other schools who are planning educational visits to contact Charlton Minicoaches.

Headteacher at St Marks CE Primary School, Scarisbrick, Lancashire

I have been a regular client of Charlton Minicoaches Ltd for over 6 years now and I use them on a regular basis. Their customer service is high, they are helpful, professional, efficient, reliable, competitively priced and friendly. I would highly recommend them as they always provide an excellent service

P. Burrows, Geography Dept, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, Lancashire

A friendly, reliable and courteous service who is always prepared to go that extra mile!

M.Houndlsea, Head of Physical Education, Ormskirk School, Lancashire

I would just like to say what a friendly and reasonable coach company Charlton are.  From booking a coach to being taken to the destination, the staff and drivers are reliable and courteous.  We now use Charlton as our main coaches for wherever we need to go. Big Thanks from all of the staff at Little Digmoor Primary School

Bursar at Little Digmoor School, Skelmersdale, Lancashire

Great service, great prices.  I would recommend Charlton Minicoaches – they’ve never let us down.

Bursar St Edmunds Primary School, Skelmersdale, Lancashire

Friendly, reliable company, booking/payment system efficient and easy to use

Bursar at St Johns Primary School, Crossens, Merseyside

Brilliant, reliable and most importantly very safe!

Lesley Malone, Events Coordinator, Hillcroft Rest Home, Ormskirk, Lancashire

Brilliant service, fast, friendly and really reliable when running our school trip. We would definitely recommend Charlton Minicoaches.”

R. Holden, Marricourt High School, Maghull, Merseyside

We are a local charity and have been using transport from Charlton Coaches for many years, they are always professional, good value for money and provide an excellent service from pick up to drop off

L. Kirby, Carers Development Worker, Central & West Lancashire Carers

We have used Charlton Minicoaches a number of times for both long and short journeys. We have always found the staff in the office and the drivers very polite and helpful and their rates are unbelievably low. We wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them to someone looking for a coach for any event. Thank you for your service and we will be booking again soon.

Phoenix Football Club

We would be delighted to recommend Charlton Minicoaches whom we’ve used on numerous occasions. Always punctual, reliable, and friendly. Nothing is too much for the staff, very flexible and happy to help / accommodate individual requirements.


Our driver was excellent I will recommend your firm to anyone and will definitely use you again


Just would like to say thankyou very much for Saturday night, the driver and service was fantastic, arrived on time to pick up and drop off at the venue, very pleasant driver too.

J.Abraham, Hurlston Hall Golf Club

We have used Charlton Minicoaches for a number of years and always find their service to be excellent and very reliable

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