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 Minibus Leasing

As the best long term solution for schools is leasing or contract hire, we have made sure that working with Castle reduces the stress and hassle of arranging and managing a minibus.

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 Driver Training

At Castle we’re extremely proud to be working with over 1500 schools, academies and colleges across the UK, and have become the chosen provider of D1 training due to our very high standards of tuition leading to phenomenal pass rates.

 Minibus Rentals

At Castle minibus we specialise in serving schools and educational establishments, taking care of all their needs where minibus and vehicle leasing, renting and driver training are concerned.

 Minibus sales

We have an ever-changing range of used minibuses for sale with up to 50% off the list price. All have 52-point vehicle and safety checks, are valeted and come with a three-month inclusive warranty.

 Sell us your minibus

Castle offer a risk free and easy way to retire your old minibus, reservicing and rehoming it with donations to three chosen charities. Let us make you an offer.

How it works

Specialising in school and college Minibus Leasing across the UK, Castle Minibus will source your ideal minibus, and provide a fully managed service throughout.

How it works - 1) Do your homework

1) Do your homework

Not sure where to start? Have a read about us, why you should choose us and how we can save you money.

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How it works - 1) Request a quote today

2) Request a quote today

Specialising in school and college Minibus Leasing across the UK, Castle Minibus will source your ideal minibus, and provide a fully managed service throughout.

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How it works - 3) Delivered by our own Castle drivers

3) Delivered to you

Complete with free livery and logos, you can take delivery of your new minibus from one of our Castle delivery drivers.

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Watch our video and take 2 minutes to learn more about Castle Minibus and how we can save you money, time, worry and hassle.

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Trusted by our customers, we are proud of what we do, and it shows:

98% of our customers told us we were either good or excellent

1500 We work with over 1500 schools, academies and colleges across the UK

100% Every single school that completed our survey said that they would happily recommend us

145% above the national average for passing D1 driver training on the first attempt

What we offer

Castle Minibus don’t just offer minibuses, we offer risk free, peace of mind to schools that don’t want the hassle of organising the maintenance and safety checks on their minibuses, who want their teachers to pass their D1’s first time and know they and their minibuses are the safest they can be.

Safety standards met

Safety is our absolute priority; in the vehicles we recommend, the training we give and the maintenance services we provide. Every element of our offering has your staff and children’s safety at its heart.

Dedicated teams

Our dedicated teams will look after you whatever your enquiry; driver training, hiring or leasing. We are all experts in the legalities and small print so can talk you through all the details and will then take away the hassle by organising everything for you.

Fully managed service

When you rent or hire a minibus from Castle Minibus, we know how important it is to complete the regular safety checks, services and MOTs. That why we offer a full managed service covering all these things. Should the worst happen we offer 24/7 road side assistance as standard.

Free livery and logos

We want you to be proud of your minibus and be able to use it from day of delivery so as part of our leasing package we will add your livery and logos so it is ready to go from day one, advertising your school to the local area.

Save you money and hassle

Once you factor in our additional benefits, you will not only be saving money but valuable teaching and admin time too.


Training options

Castle Minibus are champions of minibus safety and so we offer training options above and beyond the standard D1 and MiDAS options including a minibus compliance course and audit for school transport managers with payment packages to help you spread the costs.

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Our philosophy is based around being a specialist supplier to schools, offering the highest quality, most convenient service, with a focus on safety

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Save with Castle

Our comprehensive service and maintenance packages will save you money on administration costs and loss of teaching time. We aim to take away all your admin headaches and make having a minibus as hassle free as possible.

Why Choose us?

We are industry leaders in school minibus leasing, hiring and driver training. 98% of our customers would recommend us because we know exactly how to save you time, money and effort.

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What our customers say

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Jake Francis profile image from 4th Canvey Island Sea Scout Group Jake Francis,
4th Canvey Island Sea Scout Group

'I’m very pleased that I passed, Paul was very good and I would highly recommend your company.

Thanks for all yours and Paul’s support.

Thanks Jake'

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Dennis Concannon,
The Canterbury Centre

'Our minibus is running well and has transformed the school activities and opportunities outside the classroom.


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Emily Corrigan, Head of Geography profile image from King's Bruton Emily Corrigan, Head of Geography,
King's Bruton

'Liz was brilliant over the last couple of days and my pass is entirely thanks to her. She is calm, patient and clear in what is needed to pass and I couldn’t recommend Castle and Liz highly enough.

Huge thanks again,

Associations, Accreditations and Supported Charities

Castle Minibus are an RAC Approved Dealer Castle Minibus is proud to be associated with BVRA Castle Minibus is proud to be associated with Supershoe Castle Minibus is proud to be associated with The Association of Colleges and be ISO 9001 accredited Castle Minibus is proud to be associated with Cherwell College Castle Minibus is proud to be associated with the charity KidsOut Castle Minibus is proud to be accredited by Driver CPC Castle Minibus is proud to be a RoSPA Member
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