4 Reasons Why Health and Safety Will Benefit Your Business

h&s signHere at Coach Direct, health and safety is of the utmost importance. Coach travel is the safest way to travel by road and we intend to make sure it stays that way. Health and safety though can often be somewhat of an afterthought for businesses, especially growing companies who may believe their resources are better spent elsewhere, to drive the business forward. However, for the companies like those featured on findmyworkspace.com, who have realized the importance of getting on top of their health and safety will derive a number of benefits. Here we highlight four of the main ones: Continue reading

5 Ways to Make Your Next Business Trip Hassle-Free

smart business travelHere at Coach Direct, we are one of the UK’s premier UK travel providers. From luxury coach travel to high class corporate entertainment events to luxury chauffeur driven car hire, we work with businesses across the UK and beyond. What does this mean? As well as being the number one choice for your business travel requirements, it means that there’s not a lot we don’t know about business travel. Therefore, however you decide to travel, here are our 5 top tips to make your business travel smarter… Continue reading

What is the safest way to travel by road?

coachesDid you know that figures by the European Union indicate that coach and bus travel are safer than cars, motorcycles, bicycles, trams and even walking?

Did you also know that on average, one coach is capable of replacing at least 30 cars? That means if more drivers left their cars at home to travel by bus and coach, there would be less congestion and ultimately fewer accidents!

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How to Make the Most of ‘Lost Time’ in Business Travel

business travel delaysHere at Coach Direct we are constantly moving people across the UK and Europe and we are known for our reliability and timekeeping. Many of these people maybe going to travel even further, going on to board planes, ferries or trains. Travelling on these forms of transport however can often involve waiting at ports, airports or train stations and it can be frustrating. Whether you are travelling business or pleasure and regardless of where you are going, chances are you are not enjoying your time if delayed.
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Harnessing the Power of Business Networking


Being successful in business means continually looking for new ways to improve your service and find new business. Networking is becoming more and more popular and is a great way of increasing the visibility of your business and making those important connections that could lead to lucrative opportunities.  If you’re new to networking, or think you could be doing it better, here’s some practical advice on how to make the most of it. Continue reading

5 Common Sense Business Tips to Boost Your Business Productivity

desk-1220052_1920There are thousands of business tips all offering the same old business tips time and time again. They offer lots of ‘productivity hacks’ which are often ill thought out and often plain ludicrous. We prefer a more back to basic approach and it’s often the more obvious and common sense tips that are the most effective. We’ve listed five of them below: Continue reading

What are Worse Driving Habits in the UK?

car drivingWhat are the Worse Driving Habits in the UK?It’s a fact that most people in the UK think that they are good drivers. It’s also a fact that many of these are not and the most often internet search is price of a UK license! Anyone with a driving licence cannot help but be annoyed by the actions of other drivers, but which ones are the habits that annoy you the most? Below we take a look at some of the most annoying habits of UK drivers. Continue reading

What are the best languages to learn for business?


Here at Coach Direct, we work with businesses across Europe and beyond. As technology marches on, it’s much easier for even small businesses to trade internationally. Key to this is communication. So if you are a business owner or simply an ambitious business person, you may have considered learning another language. But which one? Below we take a look at 5 of the most popular. Continue reading

Maximise Your Fuel Efficiency and be an Eco-Driver

eco driving

Here at Coach Direct, we take the car of the environment very seriously which is one of the reasons we offer our Eco Coach Hire. But it doesn’t just end there. We like to promote eco-driving throughout our company. Reducing the fuel consumption of our vehicles not only reduces our carbon footprint and lessens our impact on the planet, it also saves us money which we can then pass on to our customers. If you’d like to do a bit more eco-driving yourself, then check out our advice below. Continue reading