Alternative Double Decker bus hire

Whilst not thought of for their luxurious nature the traditional London bus is nonetheless a disable hire option, with many firms around the UK getting inventive when it comes to bus hire packages. Known for being quintessentially British the conventional bus has undoubtedly changed, now being hired out by individuals for a wealth of reasons. These include:


•Day trips

•City tours


•Proms and much more

Unsurprised by the above events there is however another section of the hire market that is well and truly opening up, the alternative bus hire market and here are just a few examples!

Hire a bus for quiz


Yes, you read right, you can now hire a bus for a quiz night. hire out old beauties for a whole suite of private events including weddings and tours. The Londonist explains:

‘One option is to book the bus for a Capital Quiz. Your quizmaster will fact you hard with questions about London, while you pass through its very streets.’

Rent your home from a bus!


Equally as bizarre as the quiz bus we have the Estate Agency bus, situated in Camden as minor backstreet landmark. Camden Bus Estate Agents have been going for years, admirably celebrating the London scene. Fully-fitted with a functioning office the bus is hired as a marketing tool that is really working for the firm.

Afternoon Tea on the move

The BB Bakery Afternoon Tea Bus Tour is one that is becoming an incredibly popular hire option of late, allowing tourists and residents of London to enjoy the full London experience, sightseeing and Afternoon Tea! This retro Routemaster allows passengers to see the full range of amazing landmarks with the journey celebrating the London Eye, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace; all with a delicious cake in hand.

At we have many coach and bus operators in our network, all offering alternative hire options like these. Get in touch and learn more about what the hire market can provide you with.