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Dodds Coach Hire


Coach hire is available for any occasion, whether it be for business or pleasure and we specialise in school groups, social groups, weddings & functions, sporting events and airport transfers.

A reliable, professional and friendly service is guaranteed from our reservations team and our drivers.

Why choose Dodds?

  • family owned and managed
  • over 100 years hire experience
  • our own engineers and operation managers offer assurance and back-up 24/7
  • experienced, uniformed drivers
  • additional requirements such as accommodation, admissions and ferry travel can be arranged through us
  • a friendly, professional and reliable service


For Glasgow Airport and Edinburgh Airport transfers, all our vehicles are registered to collect in the secure coach park areas, which are located close to the terminal buildings.

Day Excursions for Groups

We have operated day excursions for various types of groups to places of interest and events for many years.  Please contact us if you have something in mind for your group or we can make specific suggestions to suit your groups requirements.  Here are some of a few suggestions:

  • a trip to Belfast which can include Titanic, Crumlin Road Gaol or Sightseeing Bus Tour with ferry travel included
  • The Kelpies, the largest public artworks in Scotland the 100ft-tall horse head sculptures are a landmark feature
  • trips to see the Forth Bridges
  • theatre trips at the Edinburgh Playhouse or Glasgow's Kings Theatre
  • the Edinburgh Military Tattoo, a spectacular event where pipers, drums, singles and dancers perform on the floodlit esplanade of the castle
  • trips which include High Teas
  • trips which include a scenic railway journey


Short Breaks and Holidays for Groups

Dodds Coach Holidays cater for many types of groups, why not let us organise a short break or a longer holiday?  We will search for accommodation, ferry travel or tickets on your behalf and we will produce a quote specifically designed around your groups requirements.  We also offer up to TWO FREE PLACES and your own choice of joining point*. 

* subject to numbers, joining points must be accessible by coach

Fleet Features

51 Seat Executive Coach Dodds Coach Hire

51-seater executive coach
51 reclining seats, air suspension, on board toilet/washroom, air conditioning, tinted windows, TV/video, radio/cassette, seat belts and courier seat

49 Seat Coach Dodds Coach Hire

49-seater coach
49 reclining seats, air suspension, on board toilet/washroom, air conditioning, tinted windows, radio/cassette, seat belts and courier seat

22 Seat Midi Coach Dodds Coach Hire

22-seater midi-coach
22 reclining seats, air-conditioning, tinted windows, seats belts and courier seat

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