Schools Private Hire

Our friendly staff are ready to assist, whether you are making an initial enquiry, asking for a quote or wish to make a firm booking.

You can contact us at:
Cheney Coaches Limited.
Thorpe Mead, Banbury, Oxfordshire. OX16 4RZ

General enquiries
Tel: 01295 254254 – Fax: 01295 271990

Cheney Coaches are the only ISO 9001 accredited coach Company in the local area. We have recently been awarded a Gold Award for our Customer Service and Satisfaction. We have a range of coaches from 16 – 70 seats all with seat belts, on board telephones, stereo / PA systems & GPRS tracking facility. Additional features such as Air conditioning and Toilets are available on request. Listed below are some points that may answer any questions you may have. If an aspect of our service is not mentioned here please feel free to ask one of our staff:-

  • Checks with the Criminal Records Bureau are carried out on all drivers employed by Cheney Coaches, they are approved by Oxfordshire County Council and have photo identity badges of which are carried at all times.
  • All Cheney Coaches used on school trips are fitted with seat belts
  • Our drivers wear a company uniform, which makes them readily recognisable
  • Cheney Coaches has a point of booking continuously staffed 0700-1730 (Mon-Fri)
  • Drivers are issued with a handbook, containing pertinent information to carry out their duties both professionally and in line with Cheney Coaches procedures
  • There is high quality driver training programme in place
  • All coaches are presented in a clean and safe condition
  • The customer’s journey documents will accurately reflect the customers booking
  • There is an effective complaints procedure
  • There is a 24 hour contact procedure in case of emergency
  • We keep signed records of all training given to drivers. This is to ensure that drivers have received appropriate training and that it has been understood.

Home to School Transport

Cheney Travel operate a large number of school contract for local schools and colleges, listed below are the Schools / Colleges served by the company:-

Banbury School Hornton School
Blessed George Napier School, Banbury Kineton High School
Bloxham Primary School, Bloxham Magdalen School, Brackley
Bishop Carpenter School, North Newington Newbottle & Charlton School, Charlton
Chenderit School, Middleton Cheney Sibford Gower School
Chipping Norton School Southfields School, Brackley
Cropredy School Sponne School, Towcester
Culworth School St Johns School, Banbury
Deddington School The Warriner School, Bloxham
Dr Radcliffes School, Steeple Aston Tysoe Primary School
Frank Wise School, Banbury Warwickshire College, Moreton Morrell & Leamington Spa
Greatworth School

The most common call we have relating to our Home to School transport is lost property!! Please contact us on 01295 254254 if you or your child thinks they have left something on one of our vehicles.