Our minibus leasing contracts cannot be matched for value, safety and service
You will not find a better leasing deal on a brand new minibus than with Rivervale.
If you're looking for a new minibus with fixed monthly payments, that arrives with you livery and logo - ready to go, then a leased vehicle through Rivervale will not only save you time and money but you can rest assured we will have everything covered. Rivervale, now the new home of Rivervale Minibus, has the highest customer retention rate in the UK with over 80% of our customers choosing to renew. This is because Rivervale offer more than just a lease; advice and education, superior service, driver training, and minibus management support.
A wide choice of minibuses
Leasing a minibus for your organisation means you'll be driving the latest minibuses that are comfortable for children, teenagers and adults alike, with additional features including sound systems, reclining seats in our 17 seaters, and additional storage space for bags and equipment.
Our most popular 8-9 seat leasing vehicles
A perfect choice for organisations not wishing to drive a large minibuses. 8 and 9 seater vehicles are considered cars, so can be driven on a standard car licence and without a Section 19 Permit. We have a wide choice of comfortable people carriers.
Ford Tourneo Custom
8 - 9 Seats
8 - 9 Seats
Our most popular 12-17 seat leasing vehicles for drivers without D1 entitlement
Under a Section 19 Permit volunteers, drivers not receiving payment or any other consideration, can drive a minibus with a GVW of 3.5 tonnes or under, on a standard car licence (other conditions apply).
Ford Transit 350
11 - 12 Seats
Our most popular 14-17 seat leasing vehicles for drivers with D1 entitlement
If you are being paid to drive or are driving a vehicle with a GVW over 3.5 tonnes you require D1 entitlement, either inherited on licences obtained before 1 Jan 1997 or by taking the full D1 licence.
Find your perfect minibus lease
Enjoy minimal cash outlay with our low deposit requirements, making it easier for your budgeting needs.
No Unexpected Bills
Avoid expensive, unforeseen service or repair expenses (excluding accidental damage) with our comprehensive plans.
Benefit from a fully maintained contract covering annual MOT, service, and 10-week safety inspections on-site.
Road Fund Licence
Includes road fund licence (car tax) and specialist breakdown cover as standard, for your peace of mind.
Your school's branding, logo, and livery are included in the price, offering a personalized appearance.
Receive expert advice on minibus management, helping you to efficiently operate and maintain your fleet.
The advantages of minibus leasing with fixed monthly payments
Take the pressure off your administrative staff and teachers when it comes to budgeting, training, and maintenance for your minibus with fixed monthly payments. Our dedicated account managers will talk you through the servicing, maintenance, and legally required safety inspections for your vehicle.
You can finally have that high quality, fully liveried minibus and proudly display your school's logo, enriching your pupil's education as well as ensuring their safety whilst on the road.
Safety is our priority
Parents can be reassured that their children will be safe and well cared for in a luxury minibus with additional safety features driven under the correct permits by teachers with the correct licenses.
Reduce your insurance premiums
Rivervale Minibus can introduce you to their insurance broker partner James Brown and Sons (Somerset) Ltd, who recognise that a Rivervale Minibus client is less likely to have an incident because of Rivervale Minibus' high safety standards, especially if they have completed the Online MCC. James Brown and Sons have negotiated insurance rates that reflect the reduced risk that holders of the MCC represent and even allow a further 10% discount for Rivervale customers. Read more about insurance through Rivervale
*Rivervale Minibus is not an insurance broker and acts solely as an introduction service for James Brown and Sons. We will happily arrange for you to speak with them to arrange your insurance policies.