Products and Services
Safer, Greener and Smarter School Transport
Outstanding Home2School services and technology built to increase admissions, reduce CO2 emissions, ensure pupil safeguarding and reduce time & cost.
- Configurable packages for small to large schools
- Options for externally or self-managed routes
- Best-in-class home to school solutions
- Includes the Kura Parent App
- Enhance with Kura Procure for the perfect combination of service management and delivery
Kura Parent App
App with live tracking and notifications to give parents and schools peace of mind
Our Kura Parent App provides live tracking of the school bus and push notifications direct to parent’s phone for peace of mind.
- Boarding & alighting notifications direct to parent’s phones
- Vehicle tracking for complete transparency
- Book or cancel journeys right from the App
Making it simple to find the perfect driver & vehicle
Finding you the perfect Operator from a virtual fleet of 30,000 compliant, pre-vetted vehicles and drivers, performance assured with Operator management and driver training.
- Sourcing the best Operator for your routes on price & quality
- All drivers vetted, all relevant licences checked (CPC, Enhanced DBS etc)
- Driver training & ongoing assistance
- Driver & Operator management
- Centralised management & invoicing for multi-operator requirements
The quick and easy way to book your school trip transport
In just 2 clicks you can book coaches, minibuses and cars from vetted & preferred local suppliers for trips at best market rates.
- Save time – generate 3 quotes in minutes and book without having to pick up the phone
- Ensure compliance – download all operator compliance documents in one click
- Increase safeguarding – All operators are experienced and fully vetted
- Best market rates – Best price on the day
- Enhanced cost management and reporting from one easy to use portal
Increase safeguarding and management of pupils on trips & excursions
Our powerful Kura App ensures teachers have more control, pupils are safer and parents are informed whilst on any excursion.
- Increased safeguarding of pupils with tap on/off fobs
- Parent app with live tracking to reduce queries to school and increase transparency
- Peace of mind for teachers through enhanced trip management
- Keep everyone informed – Easily download Trip Host app onto any smart phone to provide trip notifications to everyone
The first truly zero-emission Home2School bus service
Kura is helping to build the first national network of Home2School Electric Vehicles (EVs) to deliver a fully zero emission service.
- Help to save our environment
- Reduce pollution around schools and support nationwide zero emissions targets
- Increase pupil admissions with stand-out services
- Supported by Kura’s powerful tracking technology for parents and schools
Kura and St Bede’s College
What others are saying
Dream Come True…
The driver is amazing.. It has been a DREAM COME TRUE… the kids feel safe and secure and the App works! WELL DONE for listening Chigwell School!
A valuable service worth keeping. The schedule is timely and that is what counts for me as a parent. Excellent service and good driver.
Flexible and Cost-effective
The implementation of the scanning solution means that we can obtain accurate data which allows the College to record and bill accurately ensuring that we can continue to offer parents a flexible and cost-effective bus service.
Kura in numbers
Join the revolution, for our children and our planet.
Carbon emissions saved on each 20-mile shared coach journey
We carry 2 million passengers every year
We transport 7,000 children safely to and from school, every day
Of families have 2 working parents: transport is key to simplifying their lives
Only 20% of school students currently use bus travel
More than 300 routes tracked daily by our experts
Of all rush-hour traffic comes from school runs
Saving schools 5 tonnes of CO2 every year…
The school run is one of the biggest threats to the air we breathe, accounting for ¼ of all peak-time traffic. Kura ensures vehicles comply with high environmental and safety standards and works with schools and colleges to optimize their transport.
Find out more
Download our app
For existing parents and schools. During the first few weeks of term, you will receive a Welcome Email with your secure, unique Link code allowing you to access the app.