What's new at Johnsons?

Join us for our 110th Anniversary

Date Added: 25/06/2019

We are celebrating our 110 year anniversary in Salisbury and we'd love for you to join... > More

OVO Womens Tour - Service Disruption

Date Added: 13/06/2019

Due to the OVO Energy Womens Tour bike race taking part across the region some roads will be closed... > More

We win Gold at UK Coach Awards

Date Added: 14/05/2019

  We are so proud to announce that we took home the gold award for our Domestic... > More

Brand new '19 plate vehicles arrive at Johnsons

Date Added: 30/04/2019

NEW COACHES WILL HELP THE ENVIRONMENT We are pleased to have welcomed four new coaches to our... > More

Improvements to Bus Services

Date Added: 26/04/2019

Following discussion with local councils and journey analysis, Johnsons Excelbus is pleased to... > More

Johnsons bring home most prestigious award at Coach Industry Awards

Date Added: 21/03/2019

We are delighted and so proud to announce that we have won the award for 'Coach Tour... > More

Shortlisted for more Coach Awards!

Date Added: 19/03/2019

We are delighted to annoucne that we've been shortlisted for 2 awards at the UK Coach... > More

Great results from new Telematics & Diagnostics Company

Date Added: 13/03/2019

We are pleased to announed that we have installed GEOTAB telematics throughout our fleet of over... > More

Johnsons Launch BRAND NEW Coach Only Trips!

Date Added: 06/03/2019

Join Johnsons as we venture into COACH ONLY tickets for your favourite upcoming concerts, shows and... > More

Johnsons announce 'Charities of the Year'

Date Added: 20/02/2019

We are delighted to announce the charities that we will be fundraising for in 2019 -  Helping... > More

We've been shortlisted! British Coach Tourism Awards 2019

Date Added: 12/02/2019

It's award season in Hollywood and the coach industry!  The 14th annual British Coach... > More

Johnsons awarded 'Gold Trusted Service Award 2019' by Feefo!

Date Added: 07/02/2019

We have been awarded the Gold Trusted Service Award 2019! Thank you to all of our customers for... > More

Summer 2019 Brochures OUT NOW!

Date Added: 06/02/2019

  Nicola Evans, from our Products Team, has spent the year analysing your feedback,... > More

Services 1, 2 & 3 Diversion

Date Added: 31/12/2018

Due to roadworks on Main Road, Lower Quinton services 1, 2 & 3 will be diverted between Monday... > More

Fares Revised in 2019

Date Added: 31/12/2018

From Wednesday 2nd January 2019 please note that many fares across our network will... > More

Brochure Launch Event at the National Memorial Arboretum

Date Added: 06/11/2018

Raises £1130 for local Charity. To celebrate the launch of our summer 2019 Door to Door... > More

Introducing our NEW Summer 2019 Door to Door Holiday Programme...

Date Added: 24/10/2018

Our NEW Summer 2019 holiday programme is out now and packed with over 230 Door to Door escorted... > More

Holiday Courier Open Day

Date Added: 22/10/2018

COURIER OPEN DAY Thursday 8 November 2018 9am -2.30pm We are recruiting for HOLIDAY... > More

SNAP chooses Johnsons to deliver new coach services

Date Added: 20/10/2018

We are pleased to be working with a new company called SNAP, which is a technology company... > More


Date Added: 06/08/2018

And Johnsons provide the transport! On Thursday 2nd August, over 850 transplant recipients from... > More


Date Added: 03/08/2018

Announcing important service updates to our bus services. Service Changes /... > More

Warwickshire WI celebrate centenary year in Lincoln and Johnsons supply the coaches!

Date Added: 30/07/2018

On Monday 30th July, 900 members of the Women’s Institute came from all over Warwickshire,... > More

Summer Brochure Launch at the National Memorial Arboretum

Date Added: 07/06/2018

Your Invitation To Our Summer 2019 Brochure Launch Event at... National Memorial... > More

Investment in new Vehicles!

Date Added: 01/06/2018

HELPING THE ENVIRONMENT; COACH BY COACH We have welcomed two new coaches to the family this... > More


Date Added: 23/05/2018

Our New Autumn, Spring & The Festive Season Brochures are OUT NOW!  Click here to... > More

UK Coach Awards 2018 Gold ROSCO Winner - Tony Wallace

Date Added: 11/05/2018

On Thursday 10th May, saw the 10th annual UK Coach Awards hosted and presented by Carol Kirkwood of... > More

May Day Bank Holiday Service Levels

Date Added: 04/05/2018

We will operate a SUNDAY service on routes X20 and 50 between Birmingham, Stratford and Chipping... > More

Liveridge Hill Resurfacing Works

Date Added: 04/05/2018

Due to resurfacing works taking place in our depot yard starting this weekend, our depot entrance... > More

George Morton, a Coach Driver for over 60 years!

Date Added: 09/03/2018

Today we bade a fond farewell to George (Burt) Morton who died after a short illness at the age of... > More

Easter Bus Services

Date Added: 05/03/2018

Johnsons Excelbus operate bus services throughout the Midlands including the popular 150... > More

Johnsons Coaches Gender Pay Gap 2018

Date Added: 15/02/2018

From the 6 April 2017 employers in Britain with more than 250 employees are required by law to... > More

Summer Day Excursions Brochure Out Now!

Date Added: 12/02/2018

We have launched our Summer 2018 Day Excursions brochure this week along with our Great... > More

SeeMore the Seagul goes to Portsmouth

Date Added: 11/02/2018

On Sunday 4th February 2018, we had a fabulous weekend away with our Loyalty Club Members and... > More

Summer Brochure Launch - A Palace Presentation!

Date Added: 24/11/2017

To celebrate the launch of our summer 2018 Door to Door Holiday brochure, Johnsons Coach Travel... > More

Changes to Redditch Bus Services

Date Added: 17/11/2017

From Tuesday 2nd to Saturday 6th January 2018, we will operate a temporary 150 bus service, until... > More

Changes to X20 Service and NEW 50 Service

Date Added: 17/11/2017

Passenger Notice Please note that the X20 Bard's Bus will operate on a new timetable from... > More

Local Choir Gets On Board Again with Johnsons

Date Added: 09/11/2017

Johnsons Coach Travel are delighted to sponsor the Alcester Male Voice Choir for a further twelve... > More

Remembrance Day Bus Diversions

Date Added: 09/11/2017

Armistice Day: Saturday 11th November 2017 Remembrance Day: Sunday 12th November 2017 Please... > More

Bus Passenger Notice - Banbury Road Closure

Date Added: 08/11/2017

Passenger Notice: Banbury Road in Stratford-upon-Avon closure Monday 12th to Thursday 23rd... > More

What Makes Our GREAT BREAKS so Great?!

Date Added: 03/11/2017

Along with our Summer 2018 holiday programme we have also launched a new programme of Great Breaks... > More

Driver Recruitment Day - Sat 18 Nov 2017

Date Added: 01/11/2017

Join us at our DRIVER RECRUITMENT DAY Saturday 18th November 2017 LOVE TO DRIVE? LOVE... > More

Witches, Ghosts & Ghouls

Date Added: 31/10/2017

A round up of the spookiest places in England that we visit… A History of... > More

Introducing our Summer 2018 Holidays

Date Added: 30/10/2017

Our NEW Summer 2018 holiday programme is out now and packed with over 200 Door to Door escorted... > More


Date Added: 25/10/2017

We are fast approaching one of our busiest weeks where our lovely customers can book their 2018... > More

Oberammergau Passion Play 2020

Date Added: 18/10/2017

We have a tour to the Oberammergau Passion Play in 2020. At the moment, we are just asking people... > More

NEW Showtimes Theatre Trips

Date Added: 17/10/2017

We have three dazzling NEW ‘Showtimes’ Theatre Trips to tempt you in January... > More

New Zealand Event

Date Added: 16/10/2017

Tuesday 14th November 2017, 10.30am At Henley Golf Club We have a... > More

Join our Blenheim Palace Brochure Launch Event!

Date Added: 03/10/2017

Your Invitation To Our Summer 2018 Brochure Launch Event at... Blenheim Palace Tuesday 21st... > More

Johnsons Joins World's Biggest Coffee Morning

Date Added: 28/09/2017

Over 80 clients joined us on Wednesday 27th September 2017 for our annual Macmillan Coffee Morning... > More

New Date Added for The People's Post

Date Added: 14/09/2017

London's most eagerly-awaited heritage attraction, the Postal Museum, has opened its doors this... > More

Photo Competition

Date Added: 08/09/2017

'Enjoy the Views - Treasure the Memories'; that was the theme! We like our strapline,... > More

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Date Added: 24/08/2017

Macmillan Coffee Morning & Sneak Pre Preview for Summer 2018 Wednesday 27th September... > More

Flower Power Trip for Group Tour Organisers

Date Added: 06/07/2017

Johnsons Coach Travel treated 26 Group Tour Organisers to a familiarisation trip on Wednesday 5th... > More

Railway Nostalgia

Date Added: 04/07/2017

By Barry Cobb, Product Manager at Johnsons Coach Travel I am something of a rail enthusiast, and... > More

Dinosaurs in the Wild Offer

Date Added: 23/06/2017

Go somewhere you’ve never been before – back in time! Dinosaurs in the Wild is like... > More

Winter Day Excursion Highlights

Date Added: 01/06/2017

Julie Roberts, the brains behind the new Winter Day Excursion programme, lets us know what she is... > More

Chooseday Tuesday Events

Date Added: 29/05/2017

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Chooseday Tuesdays We are relaunching our special ‘Chooseday... > More

Bus Changes from 5th June 2017

Date Added: 25/05/2017

Please note our Stratford Bus Services are changing from Monday 5th June 2017. 1 & 2... > More

Innes Brett Celebrates 25 years!

Date Added: 10/05/2017

One of our group tour organisers, Innes Brett, is celebrating her 25th year of organising day trips... > More

Johnsons sponsor KES' Team Row

Date Added: 09/05/2017

Johnsons Coach & Bus Travel are proud to support King Edward VI School’s Race to the... > More

Double Award for Johnson Family

Date Added: 09/05/2017

Double Award for Johnson Family Joan Johnson took home the gold award for ‘Unsung... > More

Stratford Festival of Motoring

Date Added: 28/04/2017

Catch the X20 to Stratford for the Festival of Motoring The 2017 Festival of Motoring will be... > More

Summer Days Out

Date Added: 10/04/2017

Johnsons’ new Summer Day Excursions brochure is out now and packed with 170 great days out... > More

5 NEW Scania Finesse Coaches Arrive

Date Added: 10/04/2017

Johnsons Coach & Bus Travel welcomed five new coaches to their fleet this month as part of... > More

Joan Johnson Wins at the British Coach Tourism Awards

Date Added: 22/03/2017

We are delighted to announce that Joan Johnson won the Recognition Award for Service to the... > More

Coach Travel Revival for Brits

Date Added: 20/03/2017

The Coach Tourism Association (CTA) recently conducted a first ever nationwide survey of more than... > More

Johnsons Celebrate International Women's Day

Date Added: 07/03/2017

International Women’s Day is celebrated on 8th March every year and is a global day... > More

Johnsons Nominated for Two National Awards

Date Added: 30/01/2017

Johnsons Coach Travel are delighted to announce that we have been nominated for two national... > More

Johnsons Exhibiting at International Confex

Date Added: 24/01/2017

Johnsons Coach Travel are excited to announce that we will be exhibiting this year at International... > More

Wheelchair Accessible Coaches

Date Added: 23/01/2017

Johnsons Coach Travel have invested £1.5 million on new vehicles for 2017 with seven new... > More

Santa rides on the X20

Date Added: 24/12/2016

Santa took a quick break from Christmas preparations on Friday 23rd December 2016 to spread... > More

Happy Christmas & Best Wishes

Date Added: 17/12/2016

Our Christmas card this year shows Santa getting a bit too competitive playing the new... > More

Group Organisers' Christmas Trip

Date Added: 14/12/2016

Group Organiser's Go Potty for Johnsons' Christmas Outing Johnsons Coach Travel treated... > More

Meet Santa on the X20

Date Added: 14/12/2016

Santa is taking a break to travel on our X20 bus on Friday 23rd December 2016. He will be... > More

Christmas Bus Services

Date Added: 15/11/2016

Johnsons Excelbus operate bus services throughout the Midlands including the popular 150 from... > More

New Coach Investment for 2017

Date Added: 15/11/2016

We are delighted to announce our £1.5m vehicle investment for 2017. Seven new coaches will be... > More

Johnsons Have the Monopoly on Group Travel

Date Added: 21/10/2016

Johnsons Coach Travel headed to the NEC on Thursday 20th October 2016 to take part in the annual... > More

Johnsons Gets 'On Board' with Stratford's New Monopoly Game!

Date Added: 15/10/2016

Johnsons are delighted to announce that we have been chosen as a square on the new... > More

Johnsons Zipwire Challenge!

Date Added: 08/10/2016

23 brave souls from Johnsons Coach & Bus Travel took on Europe’s Longest, and the... > More

Mrs Johnson Hangs up Her Clipboard

Date Added: 05/10/2016

  From her first tour to Fort William to her last in Llandudno, Joan Johnson has travelled... > More

Johnsons Joins World’s Biggest Coffee Morning and Raises £600 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Date Added: 30/09/2016

Johnsons Coach Travel proudly supported Macmillan’s ‘World’s Biggest Coffee... > More

Summer 2017 Launch Event

Date Added: 26/09/2016

To launch our Summer 2017 programme we will be holding a special event at The British Motor Museum... > More

Whats New Wednesday with the Millitary Wives

Date Added: 22/09/2016

Over 100 clients, new and old, attended Johnsons Coaches' Brochure Launch evening on Wednesday... > More

Zip Wire Challenge for Johnsons Staff

Date Added: 19/09/2016

The sky is the limit for 24 staff from Johnsons as they prepare for a charity challenge with a... > More

Winter Brochure Launch Event

Date Added: 01/09/2016

If you have not previously travelled with Johnsons, and would like to find out more then please... > More

“Fashioning a Reign, 90 Years of Style from the Queen’s Wardrobe”

Date Added: 27/07/2016

To celebrate the 90th Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Buckingham palace is staging a... > More

Join us at our driver recruitment day!

Date Added: 27/07/2016

Do you LOVE DRIVING? Do you LIKE TRAVELLING? Do you... > More

Johnsons take part in Wheelchair Challenge

Date Added: 14/07/2016

A team of six Johnsons employees took part in a Workplace Challenge with a difference on Tuesday... > More

We Discover the Fred. Olsen Difference...

Date Added: 14/07/2016

Everything about Fred. Olsen is more personal. As a family-run company, they’ve been... > More

All's Well That Ends Well

Date Added: 11/07/2016

Johnsons Coach Travel would like to say a big thank you to everyone who took part in our Bard on... > More

Johnsons Support 'Catch the Bus Week'

Date Added: 30/06/2016

Catch the Bus Week is a national celebration of the benefits of taking the bus and it returns this... > More

Johnsons "Shake it Purple"

Date Added: 29/06/2016

Staff took part in purple themed events on Friday 24th June 2016 to support The Shakespeare... > More

Capability Brown 300 at Compton Verney

Date Added: 16/06/2016

To celebrate the 300th Birthday of ‘Capability’ Brown, Compton Verney are hosting... > More

Group Leisure Show at NEC

Date Added: 15/06/2016

We are delighted to announce that we are taking a stand at the Group Leisure Show which is held at... > More

Challenge yourself to our Bus It List!

Date Added: 10/06/2016

Residents in Stratford Upon Avon are more likely to head overseas than take advantage of some of... > More

Johnsons Celebrate Queen's Birthday in Style!

Date Added: 10/06/2016

We took a group of 29 passengers for a three day special tour this week to include The Household... > More

Safe Driving Awarded at Johnsons

Date Added: 01/06/2016

Johnsons Coach & Bus Travel awarded 39 of their drivers with industry safe driving awards this... > More

Johnsons Buy British

Date Added: 20/05/2016

Johnsons Coach Travel welcomed four new coaches to their fleet this month taking their new vehicle... > More

Changes to the Park and Ride

Date Added: 06/05/2016

From Monday 6th June 2016 there will be changes made to the Stratford-upon-Avon Park and Ride bus... > More

NEW Leamington to Avon Dassett Bus Service

Date Added: 05/05/2016

Johnsons Excelbus are delighted to announce that from Monday 6th June 2016 they will be operating... > More