Reasons to Hire a Bus for your Church Group Events
- Groups travel together as one community, in comfort and safety.
- Onboard toilet facilities and extra leg room make it easier for those elderly parishioners
- Our minibus and minivans are ideal for small groups for retreats, conventions, choir tours or even just a trip to the local Bowls tournament.
Church Group Bus Hire
Whether you’re scheduling a trip across the street or across the country, AECT Charters will help you book quality transportation to your next church event. We’re experts at taking you wherever you need to go, no matter the number of people in your group, we’ll find a bus that’s right for you.We take the stress away from Group Travel and our experience ensures that we make your entire experience hassle free.
Community on the Road
For weekend retreats, get the ice-breakers going en route. You can socialise, play games, or study together while your experienced driver ensures that you arrive at your destination together and on time.
Day Trips with a Minibus
Rent a minibus for your small group outing. You’ll enjoy a comfortable, intimate mobile setting where you can study together and get to know one another on your way to retreats, neighbouring churches, or local landmarks.
When it comes to long-distance travel, we’ve got you covered. Buses booked through Australian East Coast Tours come equipped with amenities such as onboard Toilet facility, reclining seats, air conditioning, and TVs with DVD players to make your trip comfortable and entertaining. Relax, sleep, socialise, or watch a movie together while your driver handles the roads.
Sightseeing is better in a charter bus. Whether you’re in a city like Brisbane for the first time or right in your hometown, we’ll find the perfect bus for taking your group around town, stopping at restaurants, shops, neighbouring churches, or nearby cities for day trips.
If you’re visiting a weekend-long event, let us set up a shuttle service just for you between your hotel and your event venue. Everyone can leave at their leisure; no one will arrive late.
Church Events with a Charter Bus
For retreats, conventions, choir tours, or even just a trip to the restaurant down the road, buses are a great way to make sure your group stays together while you’re traveling. Instead of splitting up your group among separate cars and reimbursing gas money, you’ll be able to enjoy each other’s company on your journey.
Punctual and Professional Travel
AECT Charters is dedicated to providing sleek and professional buses in an efficient and timely manner. We’ll make sure our experienced drivers always plan to arrive early, so you won’t have to worry about running late.
Sleek and Comfortable Interiors
With updated and modern interiors on all buses, our services are perfect for transporting employees and clients alike. Travel in comfort with features * such as reclining seats, air conditioning, plenty of legroom, WiFi , power outlets, and more. We can also offer entertainment options such as televisions and DVD players for long trips.
On-board PA systems make announcements and impromptu meetings easy while you’re traveling.
Navigate with Ease
Don’t let the stress of navigating unfamiliar city roads get in the way of your trip. Keep the socialising going on the road while one of our professional drivers handles the driving.
If you’re looking to hire a bus but you’re not sure where to begin, or if you’re feeling overwhelmed about the variety of bus types, give us call or send us an enquiry and we can provide you with all the answers to help you make an informed decision.
* some features are only available on some of our buses but can be arranged on booking.
Some things to remember
Church Group Bus Hire - FAQ
Price may vary depending on location, how long you’ll need the bus, and other factors. Request a Quote and we will work out the best deal for you.
Yes— we always support our community and we offer discounts for religious and nonprofit organisations.
Request a Quote and we will work out the best deal for you.
Providing food and drink is not required. You will only need to provide lodging for the driver(s) if your reservation spans multiple days.
Request a Quote and we be happy to provide you with all the necessary information.
Yes, Request a Quote and we be happy to provide you with all the necessary information.
Break schedules will be negotiated between you and your driver(s) prior to the trip; however, drivers can only legally drive for 10 consecutive hours before they must take an 8-hour required break. Request a Quote and we be happy to provide you with all the necessary information.
We recommend tipping your driver(s) 10-20% of the total cost, in cash, if possible.
You can reserve as many buses as you need. We’ll put together a fleet that’s perfect for you.Request a Quote and we be happy to provide you with all the necessary information.
Yes. We can send pictures of your bus prior to your date upon request.Request a Quote and we be happy to provide you with all the necessary information.
We recommending reserving your bus 3-6 months advance, if possible, to ensure you’re getting exactly what you’re looking for. However, we are able to provide buses in as little as 2 hours’ notice.
You’ll be able to choose from amenities such as on-board restrooms, televisions with DVD players, plenty of storage space, reclining seats, and more.
Smaller buses may offer different amenities. WiFi and power outlets can be requested at no additional charge.
Standard coaches are designed to hold one suitcase and one carry-on per person. If you need additional space, be sure to let us know making a booking so that we can find a bus that meets your needs.
Yes. A deposit of up to 30% of the total trip cost will be due after you book your rental.
Contact our reservation specialists at 0415 723 306 who will answer answer questions you have.
Down Memory Lane
Australian East Coast Tours is a bus hire company based on the Gold Coast of Australia. With access to a variety of buses combined with superior customer service, we’ve got everything you need to schedule your next big trip. We can accommodate groups of all shapes and sizes, making us perfect for corporate events, weddings, sports teams, school groups, church trips, vacations, and more. Have any transportation questions you need answered? Email us today : [email protected]