Step 1 Travel, based in Horncastle, Lincolnshire, offer executive coach travel for holidays, excursions, private hire, air/sea port transfers and contract work. 


Since 2003 Step 1 Travel has been successfully transporting school children, sports teams, clubs, social groups and individuals not only locally, but nationally and internationally.


Under the ever watchful eye of proprietor Mr. Philip Heath, the company has grown from modest beginnings of one vehicle to today's modern fleet of quality Mercedes Benz mini coaches and Van Hool coaches.


This growth has been achieved through an ever expanding reputation amongst our customer base for providing an unrivalled level of service.  From the initial customer enquiry through agreeing the travel itinerary to the on-time arrival at your destination.


Please take a few minutes to browse our website; you will be able to view in detail our vehicles, learn a little more about our company philosophy and explore the range of great value holidays and excursions which we have on offer.

Now take your 1st Step to make Step 1 your coach operator of choice



Pay in person, or over the phone! We accept most major credit and debit cards.


Thursford  Christmas  Spectacular

Sunday  19th  December


The office is now open,

One guest only permitted at a time due to

Covid-19 restrictions.




 Stuck for a gift idea? Gift vouchers can be purchased for any show or excursion and can be tailored with a personal message for your loved one!

Click here to see our list of excursions and here to contact us!

Fantastic Destinations... Hot Deals...

Wed 27th Oct
 The London Eye, or the Millennium Wheel, is a cantilevered observation wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. It is Europe's tallest cantilevered observation wheel, and is the most popular paid tourist attraction in the United Kingdom with over 3 million visitors annually
Wed 27th Oct
Enjoy a day shopping at Meadowhall and Ikea.
Fri 5th Nov
 Alton Towers will hold a spectacular fireworks event to celebrate the end of the theme park season
Fri 12th Nov
 York is a walled city in northeast England that was founded by the ancient Romans. Its huge 13th-century Gothic cathedral, York Minster, has medieval stained glass and 2 functioning bell towers. The City Walls form a walkway on both sides of the River Ouse. The Monk Bar gate houses an exhibition tracing the life of 15th-century Plantagenet King Richard III
Wed 24th Nov
Coach fare and show ticket only.
Tue 30th Nov
 Historic estate with Tudor hall, neo-classical mansion, lavish gardens, a deer park and playground.
Wed 8th Dec
 Soak up the medieval charm of York at Christmas. Scents of spiced mulled wine and delicious food fill the air, making a York Christmas the place to be this season
Fri 10th Dec
 Leeds Christmas Market. Millennium Square in Leeds City Centre will once again transform into a scenic winter village, with over 40 wooden chalet.
Sat 11th Dec
 For over 10 years, Hyde Park's Winter Wonderland has been spreading the Christmas spirit throughout London
Sun 19th Dec
Thursford Christmas Spectacular
Matinee Performance
Coach fare,show ticket & carvery main course  72.00

Places to visit in Lincolnshire

Cadwell Park
Bolingbroke Castle
RAF Cranwell College and Museum
Doddington Hall
Rand Farm Park
Woodhall Spa
Market Rasen Racecourse
Horncastle Antiques Trail

Where to stay in Lincolnshire

Greenfield Farm B&B
The Admiral Rodney 3*
The Golf Hotel 3*
Bank Cottage B&B
Best Western The Vine Hotel
The Red Lion
Oak House B&B
Petwood Hotel 3*