Best Private Coach Operator 2019

JJ Kavanagh & Sons has scooped the title of ‘Best Private Coach Operator 2019’ at the Irish Enterprise Awards 2019, proudly hosted by EU Business News.



This year marks exactly 100 years since JJ Kavanagh & Sons Ltd. was founded in its home town of Urlingford, Co Kilkenny.


Over the last hundred years, JJ Kavanagh & Sons has developed a proud track record and tradition in Ireland as a brand leader in its sector. To achieve this, the company invests significantly in upgrading and expanding its fleet every year to ensure it is one of the most modern, reliable and comfortable operating in the European marketplace.


The company currently operates 230 services daily, carrying over 2.5 million passengers in 2018 and this figure is growing steadily. The company has acquired several coaches hire businesses over the years thus expanding the geographical spread of its operation substantially in Dublin, Naas, Carlow, Portlaoise, Nenagh, Waterford, and Clonmel.


We are delighted to win this award and we would sincerely thank all of our staff and, of course, our loyal customers, for helping us to win this award!


The JJ Kavanagh & Sons team