Transportation and storage
A unique chance to buy a Tourist Train in Cornwall. This is a fully equipped train with a seating capacity for up to 20 passengers.
This is an established and reputable tourist road train business for sale based in Fowey providing a fascinating journey through the town through low-speed sightseeing operations. The existing owner founded the business 15 years ago and now he wants to enjoy a well-deserved retirement. The owner has been constantly invested in keeping the carriage and train in good condition. The road train is fully equipped providing a turnkey opportunity for any new buyer as no extra spending is required.
The business is run by the owner and employs 4 PT workers. They provide services from May until the end of September. This is the only licensed tourist road train with a permit to deliver its services within the town and a capacity to transport 19 persons. The tour takes visitors to some beautiful views.
The purchaser will get a comprehensive training and handover period. The owner says that there is an extensive potential to boost profitability by extending the business hours in the summer months and using advertising with the development of a new website.
Operational for 19 years, the business enjoys an excellent reputation and is regarded as a special feature of the town.
The license is renewable every 5 years. The current one is valid for 4 years. A purchaser will need to obtain a bus driver’s license needed (which is easy to obtain).
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