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Horse Racing Events

Race days are popular events that fill the calendars of activities across the nation, whether they take place at a tiny racecourse or one of the country’s most beloved venues. Ensure that the process of arranging and reserving transport does not detract from the thrill of attending a day at the races.

Horse Racing Events Minibus Hire

At Kent Minibus Hire, we can help you find the most cost-effective transportation solution that also fulfils your requirements. We will conduct thorough research and select the most reputable minibus and coach providers on your behalf, so saving you significant time and effort in comparing prices to secure the optimal coach rental for the races. Simply input the pick-up and drop-off locations, the passenger count, and the arrival and departure times, and we will handle all other aspects for you.

With our extensive experience in facilitating transportation for racegoers, we possess valuable expertise in organising group excursions to the races. If you require guidance in organising a flawless group outing to the races, please refer to our blog post on the subject.

Why hire a coach or minibus for the races?

You can all travel together if you decide to take a minibus or coach to your race day. Additionally, it can be incredibly economical, particularly if you divide the price among all of your friends, family, and coworkers. It may be less expensive to hire a minibus or coach than to pay for parking and petrol. Additionally, since one of our drivers will handle parking, route planning, and designating a driver, you won’t have to quarrel over any of those issues.

Which racing events take place during the year?

Cheltenham : Located in the centre of the Cotswolds, the Cheltenham races are a terrific way to begin off the year. The Cheltenham festival usually occurs in mid-March and showcases the finest British jump racing expertise.

Aintree Grand National : The Aintree Grand National, held at the Aintree racecourse in Liverpool in early April, is the subsequent major event following Cheltenham. The Grand National, a horse race of great prestige, is broadcasted in over 140 countries, making it one of the most widely watched races globally.

The Royal Ascot : Another highly attended race occurs in mid-June. The Royal Ascot, renowned worldwide, attracts a selection of top-tier equine specimens. It is widely renowned for its sophisticated and luxurious style, as well as its exclusive roster of royal guests.

Qatar Goodwood Festival : With fourteen thrilling races, this event has a lot to offer. We can assure you of an amazing atmosphere, a smartly dressed audience, beautiful scenery, and of course, fantastic horse racing the ideal trio.


Yes. We take a small holding deposit of 20% of your booking price to confirm your booking and against any last minute cancellations/damage/cleaning of our buses. The hirer is responsible for the condition of the bus and it is YOUR deposit that will be refunded to you at the end of the night after the driver has checked the bus and everything is ok.

Yes. You can change details on the booking up to 24 hours before your event, these changes can only happen if we are able to fit them in with the timetable on that night. There is no extra charge provided it can be done.

booking (hirer) is responsible in regards to the condition the bus is left in and whether their deposit will be refunded.

With a large fleet of minibuses and coaches it is very rare we are late to any of our bookings. However due to any circumstances uncontrollable by us such as road closures/ diversions/traffic etc… we will always keep you updated on the estimated times for your bus to arrive.

We have a large fleet of minibuses,mini-coaches,coaches and this enables us to vary our timetables vastly. So if we have multiple bookings on the same night this acts in favour for you as we can reduce prices to ensure getting that bus optimised for the evening. As there is nothing worse than a bus coming back half the journey empty!

Why Choose Us?

We are focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction - we will do everything we can to go beyond your expectations.
  • Maintained vehicles

    Our fleet undergoes regular maintenance and servicing to provide a consistently secure and seamless travel experience for our customers.

  • Professional & Experienced Drivers

    Our staff of skilled drivers is well-trained and flexible to meet all the requirements of our clients during their journey with us.

  • Easy Payment

    Payment possibilities vary among individuals. Collaboratively, we can ascertain the most convenient payment method for you.

  • On-time Service

    We always reach on-time without any delay.

  • Excellent Customer Service

    Our company prioritises client happiness and always strives for a 100% satisfaction rate.

  • Price Match Guarantee

    Our guarantee to match prices. If possible, we will propose to either equal or surpass any quotation.