Thomas Coaches was founded in 1967 by it's then, and present owner Mr Walter Glyn Thomas. We specialise in providing high specification single deck and double deck vehicles for use by the travel industry. We operate from the old "National Welsh" bus depot in Porth, South Wales, approximately 18 miles from our capital city, Cardiff. In 1996, a subsidiary company was formed by Mr Thomas's wife, Judith and his son Ian, called "Thomas of Rhondda". This company has continued to thrive and expand in conjunction and along side it's parent company. We are not a tour operator, tour operators pre-plan tours and then hire our vehicles and drivers, however, our vehicles have always been freely available for hire to members of the public, we also have a quotation request form on our site where you can request a quotation for the hire of a coach, we can also help you with your accommodation, tour guides and ferry bookings, etc. If you are considering planning a tour to a destination in this country or Europe, you can request a quote from us by clicking here. We have been proudly serving the travel industry for over 43 years, our goal has always been to provide a quality service at a reasonable price in a combination that brings our customers back again and again. Thomas of Rhondda British and European Coach Travel.