HTL Buses

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Coordinates: 53°24′16.6″N 2°49′16.5″W / 53.404611°N 2.821250°W / 53.404611; -2.821250

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Founded 1986
Headquarters Huyton
Service area Merseyside
Service type Bus services
Fleet 62 (May 2013)

HTL Buses[1] is a bus operator company based in Huyton in Merseyside, England.


Optare Vecta bodied MAN 11.190 in Liverpool in September 2007

The company originated as Huyton Taxis, assuming its present title in 1990. Having previously operated minibuses, it has expanded into local bus service work since the mid-2000s. HTL made significant increases to their fleet and routes operated during 2011 due to gaining many contracts from other operators.


The company operates one commercial service in Knowsley,[2] and in 2010 also began to operate commercially a group of four previously tendered circular services in south Liverpool and south Knowsley.[3] However, the majority of its local service work consists of tendered services, under contract to Merseytravel, the Integrated Passenger Transport Executive and Executive (ITA) for Merseyside.


As at May 2013 the fleet consists of 62 buses.[4] Fleet livery is green with yellow lettering.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Companies House extract company no 1978539 Huyton Travel Limited
  2. ^ "Service 258" (PDF). Merseytravel website. Retrieved 12 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Services 166, 188, 266, 288" (PDF). Merseytravel website. Retrieved 12 August 2013. 
  4. ^ HTL Buses Merseyside Dennis Dart 16 May 2013

External links[edit]

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