CMAC Group reports increase in coach hire bookings

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CMAC Group specialises in group transport bookings. CMAC GROUP

Transport and accommodation solutions specialist CMAC Group says it expects record growth in 2024, with significant increases already seen in bookings, fleet size and the company’s international customer base since its acquisition by ComfortDelGro in January 2024. The Group reports 325,436 UK bookings in the first quarter of 2024, up 8% compared to the same period in 2023. Internationally, across its portfolio, the Group says that taxi bookings have seen a 150% increase, hotel reservations an 81% rise and coach trips are up 35%.

Notably, the company says, more than 80% of all bookings were made via its digital platform, equating to an increase of 15% on bookings made in the same period in 2023. CEO Peter Slater said: “2024 marks a significant year for CMAC as we embrace the opportunities within our extended global family. We are committed to an ambitious growth strategy which will see us able to offer our vital transport services in an increasing number of locations across the globe.

“Central to our success is our dedication to delivering unparalleled service, made possible by the collective efforts of our exceptional team, fantastic clients, and trusted partners. We are on track to deliver further growth this year, enabling us to keep even more passengers on the move safely, across Europe and beyond.”