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Maximum Impact

Buses are the largest moving billboards in the UK - so if you've arrived here you must be planning something spectacular! 

The impact of a branded bus will increase the reach of your campaign, providing plenty of space to amplify your message with a custom designed vinyl wrap.  

Depending on the activity you have planned, you can even take your audience with you - our double decker and open top bus hires can come with full seating as you take in the sights. 

Alternatively, we can customise the interior, adding booths for consultations, or sound systems for tours and gigs. We’ll work with you to ensure that the final visual hits the spot. 

Whether you’re planning an open top tour, live music event, brand roadshow or a stunning billboard, make your next brand campaign stand out with a captivating double decker bus hire.  


Our Work


Below is a sample of some of our projects. Each image leads to a mini gallery.

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Double Decker Pros and Cons

Iconic Routemaster Buses

If you’re looking to combine the immense impact of a bus with a unique look and feel, check out our iconic Routemaster bus hires.  

Perfect for campaigns, this beautiful statement hire adds a touch of nostalgia. 

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Lego Routemaster bus

Single Decker Buses


Looking for something a little smaller? Our Exhibition range includes plenty of options including slickly modern Single Decker Buses.


Exhibition Vehicle Range

Thames Water Blue Single Decker Bus


Long Term Campaign Hire

Digital Futures campaign with double decker bus hire

We can work with you on longer term campaign activity, including roadshows and brand tours  

All buses come with:

  • Full logistical support
  • We also offer dedicated campaign managers to ensure every aspect of your event is covered.  

Our campaign services are completely tailored to your requirements and our specialists can convert and wrap your branded bus onsite.

Not only does this streamline project communications and overall timelines, it also eliminates the additional cost of transporting the vehicle between suppliers 

Does your campaign have a lot of moving parts? Why not check out our Costs and Services Guide for a more specific explanation of how we can support all aspects of your campaign.

Costs and Services Guide

Short Term Activation Hire

Southern Comfort branded double decker bus rental

A one-day activation using an open top bus would include: 

  • Complete exterior wrap 
  • Logistics package including driver 
  • Health and safety documentation 
  • Paintwork indemnity insurance 
  • Standard bus interior 


We can also provide support with staffing (including conductors and MC’s) and professional video and photography.  

Take a look at our budget calculator for approximate hire costings for your activity.

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The maximum dimensions of the buses are: L: 10.9m x H: 4.4mx W:2.55m



The unloaded weight of our double decker bus hires is 12 tonnes.



Full logistic support includes a specialist driver, fuel and congestion charges.


Ideal for Light Sampling

Guaranteed to engage a large crowd, buses are perfect for product launches and brand awareness where you can distribute samples.

Ideal for Tours

Make a statement during your next roadshow and generate fantastic video and imagery for social media while you’re on tour.


Ideal for Live Music

Open top bus hires provide an extraordinary stage for live music performances, ensuring an unforgettable brand experience.

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