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is a colourful display of around 500 buses and coaches from all over the UK, plus visitors from overseas. Buses and coaches, old and new, gather annually in September. For 2014 we return to the Imperial War Museum near Cambridge on September 21st to celebrate - amongst other things - the 60th anniversary of the London Routemaster.
Model buses have featured as part of SHOWBUS since 1973. From 1995 a special model bus has been produced for the event every year. This year's model was a
Nottingham Scania Omnidekka
from TTCDIECAST. Model makers include TTC Diecast, Britbus, Base Toys, Forward, Northcord, Corgi, Oxford Diecast, Trax and EFE - details of their
are included and their models are depicted in the
Bus Photo gallery
New Corgi OOC
late 2014 models
TIMETABLES & JOURNEY PLANNERS
Click the separate icons for a direct link to the UK wide guide to bus timetables, train times and information as well as our airport directory with transport links and airline listings. Journey planners, real time information and Phone app links are included too.
For over ten years
has maintained a directory of bus company websites featuring
. This has grown dramatically over that time. It is now possible to find
for most UK
real time bus information
available on line or on mobiles. Our timetable directory has expanded to include
, listing all UK
and even preserved railways offering services in our
regional timetable directory
. There is now a UK
which includes transport links by bus and train. This is a big undertaking and we try to keep it up to date. Please use the CONTACT bar above to let us know of any shortcomings you find. We also offer you the chance to
book train tickets
on line and
British Airways flights
. Our most popular on line bookings are with
The Showbus photo gallery contains around 20,000 bus photos from all around the world. New photos are added every week and a selection of this week's photos are scrolling above. For our
we have a new set of pictures featuring
. This week we have a new gallery for
of Cogenhoe - plus updates to our pictures of
coaches completing the makeover of the
Picture of the Week
Yorks of Cogenhoe
Links to the worldwide pictures of buses, coaches, trolleybuses and trams. New pictures are added weekly.
Pic of the Week
Daltone Air Chief
BUS & COACH MANUFACTURERS
Photos of post war models produced by manufacturers worldwide.
was the latest addition for now.
Information of interest to bus enthusiasts: an on line Rally Calendar, events, a museum guide, societies and weblinks. Contact us to add your information to these pages.
Listings of use to those working within the bus industry.
UK COACH HIRE
Contact details of companies to hire buses and coaches from throughout the UK. Featured companies also give details of the range of vehicles they have available for hire.
Minibus Hire London for hire in the capital on 0207 193 4899
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for Minibus Hire in Manchester
LOCAL MINIBUS HIRE SERVICE
provides a national service of coach hire and minibus hire, which is provided with qualified drivers. In the south we have
London Minibus Hire service
London Coach Hire
which cover most of the towns and boroughs in London. In West Yorkshire we have a
Minibus Hire Leeds Service
which is extensive and allows us to cover areas such as Bradford and Halifax. For
Manchester Minibus Hire
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Minibus Hire Manchester
. If you're looking for a
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News this week: EYMS closes Driffield, Improvements & more deckers for Coastliner 700, Riding the Portsmouth Busway, the Coventry Centenary celebrations - all and more in B&CB.
The Australian version of the site includes details of Journey Planners and bus timetable information with rail, ferry and air links, extensive illustrated lists of Australian model buses, weblinks of Australian bus events and museum listings on the enthusiast pages and a regularly updated Australian photo gallery.
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