people and environment
We innovate for our

We set aside conventional limitations, approach problems with fresh eyes and manufacture innovative buses and coaches.

to every bus requirement
An eco-friendly solution

Green technology with specialized bus requirements to protect our environment and open doors to future developments.

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Why choose GBV?

Superior Buses and Coaches


With advanced materials and processes, we offer increased safety and reliability with our buses and coaches.

Cutting Edge Technology

With state-of-the-art design technology, we bring high levels of flexibility to the design phase.

Greater Environmental Benefit


We use recyclable materials to build our vehicles and innovate to produce the most energy efficient buses and coaches.

Latest News

News and updates from Global Bus Ventures

New Canterbury Livery revealed

By trevor | September 9, 2020

Global Bus Ventures is proud to have completed the prototype vehicle in the new Canterbury livery.  The teal livery and distinctive panel design is to be phased in over the next two years.  Further information is available at

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GBV awarded contract to build Hydrogen Bus

By trevor | September 6, 2019

Global Bus Ventures is pleased to announce it has been awarded a contract with Auckland Transport to supply a 3 axle Hydrogen Fuel Cell (HFC) vehicle, to be used as part of the Ports of Auckland hydrogen fuel production and refuelling plant trial. Interest in hydrogen is at an all-time high around the world, due…

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ABC Profiles GBV

By trevor | August 30, 2019

Global Bus Ventures was recently profiled by Australian publication ABC.  The full ABC article is available at

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First NZ built 2550 wide Five star coach

By Global Bus Ventures | February 18, 2019

In December 2018 Global Bus Ventures displayed the first NZ built 2550 wide Five-star coach at the Auckland Branch Bus & Coach Association Christmas lunch. The added 50mm has substantially increased the aisle width and coupled with sloping floors to the rear which allows each passenger to look over the seat in front, this coach…

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