School group bus hire is what we do best

Your trip is an experience

At Ballarat Coachlines, we specialise in bus hire with driver for school groups and can service your day, multi-day, local or interstate trip.

Whether you're travelling for sightseeing, education or leisure we can help personalised your trip for a memorable experience in Ballarat or beyond.

Ballarat Coachlines is committed to making your next journey a safe and comfortable one with professionally trained drivers supported by industry accreditation.

  • Travel Coordination

  • Travel transfers

  • Any location

  • Professional staff

With flexible service

You might like to take an educational excursion to one of Ballarat's many local attractions such as Sovereign Hill or The Art Gallery of Ballarat.

Or you may be organising a school camp transfer to sites such as:

  • Sovereign Hill
  • Pax Hill
  • Log Cabin Lodge
  • and Cave Hill Creek.

We can do this.

And if you are planning a longer trip or going interstate we can take you there too.


Arrive safe and sound

Your comfort and safety is our highest priority and we will always ensure your journey is enjoyable and that your school group arrives home safely.

Safety is essential to our profession

We uphold the highest safety standards and are dedicated to operating under ethical guidelines so that our passengers always arrive home safely.

  • Transport Safety Victoria (TSV)

    Fully accredited Bus Operator under the Bus Safety Act administered by Transport Safety Victoria (TSV)

  • Bus Association

    Member of the Bus Association of Victoria (BusVic) for more than 20 years

Customer service is our passion

Ballarat Coachlines provides your charter with a fully trained driving professional.

Our drivers and staff are friendly and courteous – our team takes pride in delivering exceptional service each and every time you travel with us.

  • Industry accreditations

  • Working with Children certification

Smooth running is our priority

Each vehicle in our fleet complies with Australian Design Rules and are equipped with seat belts. All of our vehicles are also fitted with GPS monitors to allow tracking in real time.

We have a team of specialised mechanics leading vehicle maintenance systems.  So any possible issue is identified and resolved immediately to ensure your journey is trouble free.