Sanders Coaches Ltd is an award winning 100% family owned company formed in 1975 by Norman and Gladys Sanders as a small five vehicle local coach operation based in Holt, North Norfolk. Now owned by their sons Paul and Charles Sanders with a fleet of over 90 vehicles, their operation is split between two depots covering both local bus services and private coach hire.

We are very proud to remain a fully Norfolk based company serving North Norfolk and beyond, offering stable and secure employment to a team of over 120 talented individual including engineers, cleaners, mechanics and administration staff.

Sanders Coaches - Top Independent Bus Operator (UK Bus Awards 2023)

Managing Directors Charles and Paul Sanders are supported by their sons Martin (Business Manager) and Daniel (Engineering Manager) along with a management team comprising Richard Pengelly (General Manager), Carole Willimott (Head of Finance) and Kieran Smith (Operations Manager).

Ian Richardson takes care of Customer Services, something we really pride ourselves in and gives a focus to our Supervisory team who oversee the various business functions.

We are very proud to be a 100% a Norfolk based company.
Charles Sanders

Our local bus and school bus networks span North Norfolk stretching as far west as Harpley (between Fakenham and King's Lynn) and as far east as Great Yarmouth - and of course just about everywhere in between including Holt, Sheringham, Cromer, North Walsham, Aylsham and the historic City of Norwich. We are proud to work alongside Norfolk County Council to deliver many of our services and are trusted by them with home to school transport contracts to every school in the area.

As well as our local bus operation, we operate a fleet of executive coaches ranging from 8 seat minibuses right through to 70 seat school coaches. We offer a no obligation quotation and will consider all jobs no matter how big or small it is, whether it be a wedding, trip out with a big family, school outing or a corporate outing.

In the last five years we have invested heavily in PSVAR compliant wheelchair accessible coaches which are fitted with lifts, spaces and fixings to securely, safely and comfortably transport multiple wheelchair users. Our drivers are specially trained in safe use of this equipment.

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