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Central London Road Closure

UPDATE: Closure extended by 1 week, now closed until Friday 21st March 2014.

Central London Road Closure

We have received notification from Transport for London that Fenchurch Street will now be closed until Friday 21st March 2014. This is to enable contractors to complete various utility connections to the new build development in Fenchurch Street.

All PM services will divert via Upper and Lower Thames Street from Monday 3rd February 2014.

For the duration of this diversion we will be unable to serve our regular PM bus stops located on Queen Victoria Street, Cannon Street, Eastcheap and Great Tower Street. We will instead be serving Puddle Dock (outside the Mermaid Conference & Events Centre) and Upper Thames Street (bus stop 47).

To ease the congestion at our Canary Wharf bus stop we will also be reintroducing our 16:35 725 service for the duration of the Fenchurch Street closure.

Please note this change impacts our PM services only.

As always we will keep you updated with any changes via the normal channels.

Low Autumn rates to celebrate

Everything is falling, not just the leaves

To celebrate the launch of the new website, we have lowered our autumn rates. So if you’re travelling before 31st October you can take advantage of great value for money coach hire for any occasion.

As usual you know The Kings Ferry provide the very best coach hire service, the youngest fleet of vehicles with unparalleled customer service support. Our office is open 24/7 so you know you can rely on us when you need to.  We have over 45 years’ experience in providing top quality coach hire to all kinds of customers. So whether you are organising a large event or a private party The Kings Ferry is the only option.

To talk to one of our friendly reservations team please call 0845 257 9888, alternative you can obtain a quick quote online.

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Square Meal Venues and Events LIVE

Come and visit us at the Square Meal Venues & Event Live... to see how our VIP Coach hire service can revolutionise your companies travel experience.  

We will have VIP seating for you to sample set up in a mock-up of a rear lounge vehicle used in many corporate and high profile hires. Perfect for business and hospitality, our range of luxury coaches won't fail to impress. You are guaranteed a personalised service and a team of dedicated staff will ensure you receive the full VIP treatment.                  

At: The Vaults A23, Old Billingsgate EC3               
Date: 18-19th September 2013

So sit back, relax and enjoy our VIP experience.

Register for your complimentary ticket now.

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Danone Nations Cup coach transport provider

The Kings Ferry have been appointed the supplier of coaches for players and DNC populations transfers, during the Danone Nations Cup at Wembley this September.

The Danone Nations Cup World Final, the world's biggest football tournament for children aged 10 to 12, will be held on September 7th at the mythical stadium of Wembley ! 

After impressing the organisers with their professionalism during the tender process, The Kings Ferry will be proving the quality coach hire that these budding football stars deserve. As The Kings Ferry already provide Luxury coach transport for top Premier League clubs to away games and training venues, it's only right that they should get used to it from an early age.

The Danone Nations Cup has been a growing success over the past few years and is sure to create a great atmosphere. If you haven't got tickets or missed out on the World Cup last time around, gather up your friends and family, hire a coach (from The Kings Ferry), head over to the Danone website to book your tickets, and cheer on your favourite Nation.


You could be watching future England stars in the making!


Helpful links

  1. Visit the Danone Nations Cup website, and watch the video commercial


Avon President's Club Dinners

The Kings Ferry have been selected to provide coach transport to the Avon Presidents Club Dinner Events this year.

The 'President's Club' is made up of top selling repesentatives of the company, and the dinners are an annual event where the members are presented with awards for their acheivements over the past year in their roles.

The dinners are held at various venues from Penzance to Scotland and Northern Ireland.

The Kings Ferry will essentially be a shuttle service for these members to and from the dinners which are to be held on every week day in September.



VIP Service plays host to Overseas Football Teams

Our VIP service have played host to US football team, the New York Cosmos this week, who originally came over to play a pre-season friendly with Watford on Saturday. Unfortunately, as can be the case with pre-season football fixtures, the game was brought forward to Friday. Then it changed again. And then … they ended up playing Gillingham and Leyton Orient!

We were also lucky enough to be responsible for transferring Granada, a Spanish La Liga team, from the airport, to a training session and then onwards to a game against Watford on Saturday. Granada were unlucky to lose 2-0 to Watford and, no doubt, were happy to be taken back to the airport by us to return to sunny Spain.


As many of you know, the Emirates Cup was held on 3rd and 4th August and we also had the pleasure of looking after both the Napoli and Galatasaray teams whilst they were in London for this prestigious pre-season competition.


It has been a pleasure for us to welcome these international teams to the UK and we were privileged to be a part of their stay here. We would also like to congratulate Galatasaray on being crowned champions of this year’s tournament.

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