How much do bus and coach drivers in Newcastle get paid?

Bus and coach drivers in Newcastle earn

£10.50-13.08 per hour

Based on 46 employee reviews

Bus or coach driver salaries can range between £10.50-13.08 per hour in the Newcastle area. This data is based on quiz results from 46 employees who live in and around Newcastle.

What do top employers pay bus and coach drivers?

Who are the top bus or coach driver employers?

  1. Bluestar
    8.2
  2. Transport for London
    7.9
  3. Metrobus
    7.6

Who are the worst bus or coach driver employers?

  1. Moffat & Williamson
    1.9
  2. Lucketts Travel
    3.6
  3. Trentbarton
    4.1

Recent bus or coach driver Jobs in Newcastle

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How are people paid?

By the hour 96% of people report they get paid by the hour.

Based on 46 employees

What contracts are people on?

Full time 100% report having full time contracts. (more than 35 hours)

Based on 43 employees

What do bus and coach drivers do?

Bus and coach drivers have the job of driving buses or coaches.

Buses are used by the public. Coaches tend to be privately hired.

Other names for bus and coach drivers are:

  • PCV drivers
  • Drivers
  • Class 1 drivers

This type of job might involve:

  • Driving locally, across the country or to other countries
  • Driving short or long journeys
  • Taking card payments from passengers
  • Driving and arriving to destinations on-time

You may have to work early mornings, late nights, on weekends and bank holidays.

You can apply for this job directly.

Unless you have previous experience, you can do Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) training whilst you work.

If you want to apply for a bus or coach driver job, you might need the following:

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