The Kings Ferry in Gillingham, Kent has won Large Coach Operator of the Year (over 50 vehicles) at the prestigious RouteOne Awards 2019. The winners were announced on Wednesday 2 October at the annual award ceremony, which recognises and celebrates achievements, innovation and the highest standards of excellence in the coach and bus industry.
The Large Coach Operator of the Year award recognises a company that has a commitment to quality, innovation and customer service. The Kings Ferry won this accolade from a shortlist of six finalists.
Ian Fraser, managing director of The Kings Ferry Group was at the event to accept the award, he proudly said: “I would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every member of the team from across all of our Group sites in Reading, Leicester, London and Kent for their continued support and hard work. It is thanks to every member of the team that we have won this award and I am honoured to be able to work alongside them all.”
The company is renowned for providing premium and luxury coach travel across the South East of England, utilising the latest innovations in safety, comfort and technology. The Kings Ferry has proudly won 44 industry awards in addition to this years’ RouteOne Large Coach Operator of the Year. Previous awards include: Managing Director Ian Fraser being crowned Manager of the Year at the 2018 RouteOne Awards and winners of the Gold Award for Top Large Fleet Operator at the UK Coach Awards in 2017 for the second consecutive year.
The RouteOne Awards took place on 2 October 2019 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.