The Volvo Buses story
Volvo was founded in 1927 in Gothenburg Sweden and the first bus was produced just under a year later. The company started with a vision of safe and efficient transportation for all. The Volvo name is now synonymous with quality, safety and environmental care.
Volvo Buses is one of the world's largest manufacturers of buses and bus chassis. Volvo Buses' product programme comprises city buses, intercity buses and tourist coaches, and services in the areas of financing, servicing, vehicle diagnostics and traffic information systems.
Volvo Buses has approximately 7,900 employees worldwide, with production activities in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Africa. The head office is in Sweden, Gothenburg, where product planning and product development are primarily concentrated.
Volvo Buses also has a wide-ranging distributor network for aftermarket services with servicing and spare parts distribution at 1,200 workshops located in over 80 countries.
Volvo Bus Australia is the market company for Volvo Bus & Coach products in Australia. With over four decades of experience in the country, we continue providing our customers with products and services that follow our core values of safety, quality and environmental care.