Confederation of Passenger Transport


CPT, the Confederation of Passenger Transport, is the voice of the bus and coach sector, that brings together over 1,000 bus and coach operators across the UK. Members include a wide range of suppliers to the bus and coach industries, including vehicle manufacturers, software providers and law firms.

What CPT do
It influences governments, provides technical & operational support, regional support & representation for members and commercial partners, all for the benefit of its members.

Three central decision-making committees lead the organisation. They are made up of elected regional and national representatives who direct CPT and set out the organisation’s key policy objectives and asks of government.

Why become a member?
Membership gives you full access to a wide range of exclusive membership benefits and services. They include:

CPT Operational and Technical Assistance
Operational and Technical Assistance. A dedicated Operations Team offers members practical support.

CPT Policy and Media
Policy and Media. CPT work to ensure members’ voices are heard and their interests safeguarded at local and national levels.

Events and Workshops
Events and Workshops. CPT host regular national and regional meetings, workshops and conferences for members.

24/7 support
24/7 Support. Members receive full access to a range of emergency support services.

Commercial Partners
Commercial Partners. Members can access products and services at competitive prices.

Coach Marque
CoachMarque. A universally recognised UK accreditation for coach travel, exclusive for members.

CPT Cost Index
Cost Index. Tracking movements in operators’ key costs for use in contract price negotiations.

Compliance Manual
Compliance Manual. Providing operators with advice on how to operate in a safe and compliant manner.

CPT Bonded Coach Holidays
Bonded Coach Holidays. A consumer protection scheme approved by the Government, exclusive to members.


Annual subscriptions are calculated based on operators’ fleets and suppliers’ work within the bus and coach industries.

To find out more about the benefits of becoming a member of CPT, and the wide range of services provided as part of membership, visit, call the team on 020 7240 3131, or email

Contact Information
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