Schools

School Buses and Youth Group Transport

We take our role of transporting children and young people very seriously. We take great time and care to ensure all of our bus and coach drivers have the requisite skill set, knowledge and experience to undertake the responsibility of transporting children whether young or old, near or far.

All Glen Valley Tours drivers are professional, extremely experienced and have passed a full CRB check. All school buses and coaches are regularly maintained at our garage in Wooler, Northumberland where strict records are kept and a strict company safety policy is adhered to. All insurance, legal requirements and safeguards are in place, making Glen Valley Tours the responsible choice for teachers, parents and youth leaders alike.

A family run company with over 40 years in the minibus and coach hire business, Glen Valley Tours has vast experience in transporting children and young adults on their daily commute to and from youth groups, school or college, as well as on the numerous day trips and excursions undertaken around the UK and abroad throughout the year.

With a fleet of vehicles in our stable, of various sizes and specifications, we have the perfect mode of transport for your journey. Whether requiring transport for the term, for the year or a one off excursion, Glen Valley Tours will tailor and customise the service to accommodate all of your travel requirements, whilst ensuring safety and reliability at all times.

At Glen Valley Tours we understand when dealing with large groups that travel plans can change and complications can arise. Our excellent reputation has been built by dealing with those unforeseen things, those last minute changes, all in a customer friendly way. Glen Valley Tours, is a small motivated team, able to adapt quickly where the need arises and effect changes in order to comply with your new travel plans.

Relax, sit back and enjoy the journey, Glen Valley Tours will take care of you, and those most precious to you.

473 Service, Wooler to Alnwick Duchess High School

FromStudent DayStudent WeeklyStudent Annual
Wooler£3.00£12£400
Powburn£2.50£10£350
Glanton£2.30£10£350
Whittingham£2.30£10£350

The following payment methods are available:

  • FULL PAYMENT – The £400 or £350 can be paid in one full amount by cheque, bank transfer or cash. The ticket issued will be useable during term time only.
  • INSTALMENTS – An initial payment of £120 deposit is required followed by eight monthly instalments. Payment can be made by cheque, bank transfer, direct debit or cash. Ticket issued will be useable during term time only.
  • WEEKLY – A weekly (5 day) ticket can be purchased. This ticket is bought on the bus and payment is by cash only. The ticket is valid for week of issue only.
  • DAILY – A daily ticket can be purchased. This ticket is bought on the bus and payment is by cash only. The ticket is valid for day of issue only.

Tickets will be valid on all 473 departures including the 1815 from Alnwick to Wooler.

Please contact Glen Valley Tours for a booking form.