About Us

Ulsterbus Tours is part of the Translink Group and has been in existence since 1968. We offer a wide range of coach travel products and solutions including:

  • Luxury coach tours across Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales and Continental Europe
  • Private coach hire for sporting events, weddings, social outings, business trips and private functions
  • Cross Channel Express service to Glasgow and Edinburgh with onward connections, Manchester, Birmingham, London and more
  • Group/Educational Tours designed to order for schools, corporate and social groups


Ulsterbus Tours is the only coach operator in Northern Ireland to hold the UK-wide Coachmarque accreditation. This prestigious award assures new customers that we are regularly assessed by an independent third party to ensure compliance with the highest standards of health and safety; legislative compliance; fleet maintenance condition and cleanliness; driving staff competence, training and presentation; insurance and customer service. In addition, we have rigorous internal and external auditing which covers all of the aforementioned, as well as financial and procurement practices.

Since 1992, the Ulsterbus Tours Travel Centre has been based in the Europa Bus Centre on Glengall St., Belfast. This facility centrally located and is fully accessible to all customers.

In recent years, Ulsterbus Tours have been transport provider for events such as:

  • Commonwealth Games 2014
  • Giro d'Italia 2014
  • G8 Summit 2013
  • World Police & Fire Games 2013
  • Irish Open 2012
  • MTV Europe Awards 2011