Welcome to Manions’ Coaches - Bus services for the West Tamar community

With a range of buses and coaches from 12 seats to 61 seats both seat belted and non seatbelted available, Manions’ Coaches can help you travel no matter what the occasion because "The Experience is Everything"

Seniors cards are accepted as a discount adult fare on all adult fare paying services

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 We have been instructed from the Department of State Growth that the Student fare price will rise for 2019.

From January 1 2019 the student fare will be $1.80 for single ride and $14.40 for ten rides

For all passengers on bus services to or from Legana, Riverside or Launceston including school services we now are live with a ticketing service called TransportMe, please download the free app to see where the bus is located, even set up your bus stop for notifications. This is particularly good for drop offs. 

 Want an easier way to pay - please call the office now for a Smart Card 03 6383 1221.

or email us with the following details

Name of Card Holder, Address, Phone Number, School (if applicable) 

 and Type of Card required :

       Card types (1) Student per ride $1.36, (2) Student Per term $110       (3) Per Annum $420  (4) Discount Adult fare, (5) Concession fare 

There is a charge by the card services provider on top of the fares mentioned above


Major stop addresses Launceston 168 Brisbane Street; Legana at Legana Grove, Exeter beside IGA travelling South, Outside Libary travelling North, Stephensons Lane Beaconsfield and Charles Street Beauty Point.

 GENERAL ACCESS SERVICES (GA): Our (GA) route 183 and 814 services cater for travellers from Beauty Point to Launceston and the surrounding towns of Beaconsfield, Exeter, Lanena, Rowella, Deviot, Gravelly Beach, Rosevears and Grindelwald. We provide low floor, wheelchair accessible buses on most General Access services  (please confirm this by phone prior to boarding).  We do not run public holidays or Sundays.

Click to view our General Access Timetables 


SCHOOL BUSES: Our school bus service transports students from Greens Beach, Kelso, Clarence Point, Beauty Point, Beaconsfield, Rowella, Sidmouth, Deviot, Paper Beach, Gravelly Beach, Frankford, Birralee, Bridgenorth, Winkleigh, Holwell, Glengarry, Exeter, Rosevears, Grindelwald, Legana and Launceston to Beaconsfield Primary School, Exeter Primary and High Schools, all Riverside Schools, Launceston for connection to all schools as well as services to Newstead Schools including Scotch (both campuses), Newstead College and Launceston Preparatory School.


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TOURS & CHARTERS: If you’re planning a tour around Tasmania, our range of charter buses is designed to make your trip more enjoyable! From a small mini bus to a full size coach carrying 61 or seatbelt equipped vehicles from 13 - 53 passengers - we’ve got it covered. You can also arrange a hire/drive package to suit your budget and timeframe - contact us today to find out more.

Student bus fares rose as from the 1/1/2017 to $1.70 per ride ($1.36 with smart card), $13.60 for ten rides, $110 per term $420 per annum please contact the office for term or yearly passes (credit card payments available). 

 Click to look at our range of Charter and Tour buses

We are now affiliated with the Companion Card Program!

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Charters and Tours

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Visit local landmarks in air-conditioned comfort.

General Timetables

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From Launceston to Beauty Point - we'll get you there on time.

The Manions'' Coaches Fleet

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