ABOUT CROWN COACHES

Crown Coaches is Melbourne’s premier bus and coach transport provider. Family owned and operated since 1967, the company is an Accredited Bus Operator – AO269.  Crown Coaches  is known for its outstanding safety record, as well as for being an industry leader in environmentally-sustainable transport solutions.

Crown Coaches was one of the first bus and coach companies in Australia to offer an entire fleet of seatbelt-equipped vehicles. Providing an uncompromising level of safety has always been the company’s highest priority, ensuring that our valued clients have absolute peace of mind when travelling with Crown Coaches.

CORE VALUES OF CROWN COACHES


  • Safety

    Crown Coaches is 100% committed to the safety of our people, our customers, the community and the environment.


  • Accessibility

    We offer Victoria’s largest fleet of wheelchair accessible vehicles to ensure our business and vehicles are accessible to all.


  • Innovation

    As part of the commitment to our employees and customers, we use leading technology in our vehicles, maintenance equipment and ‘Charter Management Systems’.


  • Accountability

    As an Accredited Bus Operator, every Crown Coaches employee is accountable to themselves, our team and our customers.


  • Integrity

    At Crown Coaches we ensure that we conduct ourselves in an ethical, consistent, honest and transparent way, whilst maintaining the highest levels of integrity and respect for others at all times.

All of Crown Coaches’ vehicles are fully air-conditioned, feature GPS tracking and full two-way radio contact with the depot and operations team. Crown Coaches uses Evident Solutions ‘ Coach Management System to ensure quotations and bookings are efficiently managed and allocated for a seamless client experience. The current fleet of over 147 vehicles comprises minibuses, to accommodate up to 24 passengers, mid-size vehicles, which carry up to 43 people, and full-size coaches with a capacity of up to 61 passengers.

Crown Coaches is the first bus company in Australia to offer the Coach International hybrid vehicle. While some other hybrid buses have been trialled in Melbourne, Crown Coaches is the only company to offer daily services of hybrid buses. Crown Coaches also offers the latest Euro 6 diesel, low emission coaches for long-haul or extended trips as the most environmentally efficient choice.

THE HISTORY OF CROWN COACHES

Discover the history of Crown Coaches by taking a quick bus trip down memory lane!

1967

1967

CROWN FIRST BUS

Crown Coaches introduced their first bus in 1967

1970

1970

CROWN’S FIRST DEPOT

In 1970 Crown Coaches found a home at their first depot located on Camberwell Road, Hawthorn East.

1979

1979

NEW DEPOT

In 1979, Crown Coaches moved to a new depot just around the corner to support their growing fleet of charter buses.

1988

1988

FIRST WHEELCHAIR BUS

Crown Coaches introduces their first wheelchair accessible bus to the fleet.

2010

2010

HALL OF FAME

Crown Coaches enters the hall of fame.

2016

2016

EURO 6

Crown Coaches introduces the Euro 6 emission standard vehicles to their fleet.

2018

2018

LARGE BUSINESS WINNER

Crown Coaches wins the Large Business Award for the Whitehorse Business Group.

BusVic Member

Whitehorse Business Group Awards 2015

WHITELION AMBASSADOR AND SPONSOR

Transport Safety Victoria Accredited Operator

FAMILY BUSINESS AUSTRALIA

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