Welcome to Equine Transport
Services, Nottingham

Equine Transport Services offer a professional friendly transportation service to the equestrian industry throughout the UK.

Every aspect of your horse’s transportation needs can be catered for, whether its relocation, beach rides, racehorses, plus a 24 hour Emergency call out should your horse need veterinary treatment.

We can also be on hand should your own transport break down to get your horses home.

About Equine Transport Services

We operate a 7.5 ton 4 stall horse box designed to a very high specification for the horses comfort and safety.
Standard International Operator Licence Number 0B1120015
There is CCTV monitors installed for added security and comfort and is fully insured including care and custody & public liability.
We have reputable specialist breakdown cover in place for those unexpected circumstances.
The vehicle is inspected every 6 weeks by a qualified mechanic.
Our driver and handlers hold the Certificate of Equine Transport.
We are compliant with CRB checks as a PSV licence holder.
The horsebox is disinfected after every journey with a DEFRA approved broad spectrum disinfectant which is proven effective against 'Strangles', 'Equine Influenza', 'Herpes' and other diseases.
Overnight stabling available at base.

Equine Transport Services do not cut corners where safety & the law is concerned.

Your driver has an up to date driver Certificate of Professional Competence and has had a PSV for over 30 years.
He has been involved with horses for 20 years, has ridden work for various racehorse trainers and held a National Hunt Amateur Jockey’s licence.

As a competent rider & horse owner himself, this developed into exercising racehorses and holding an amateur jockeys licence over the jumps.

This included riding out, leading up and driving racehorses to meetings.
He continues to ride out when time allows, as well as assisting in the running of a busy livery yard.
We are committed to offering every horse and owner, whatever the reason for travel, a reliable, safe and comfortable journey at competitive prices.

The horsebox has been built to a high specification and is immaculately presented and maintained. At Equine Transport Services, we adopt a calm, no nonsense, straight forward attitude, with extensive experience & love of horses and a passion that ensures your needs will be met with no fuss and your horse will be delivered safely to any destination.

Our Transport

Equine Transport Services operate a 7.5 ton DAF truck which can carry up to 4 horses, subject to size.
We have a Standard International Operator’s Licence and adhere to strict safety and servicing guidelines.
We have full insurance including care, custody and control and public liability and this is available for inspection.
All staff have Level 3 Certificates in Equine Transport and ETS has a DEFRA transport authorisation.



     •   Relocation
     •   Racehorse transportation
     •   Horse sales
     •   24 Hour Veterinary Emergencies
     •   Beach rides
     •   Hacks


We aim to make your horse’s travel experience as comfortable & as safe as possible.

Travel boots, rugs and tail guards are available for the unequipped horse and hay and water is always available.

We can carry 2 passengers if you wish to travel with your horse.

All horses are monitored by CCTV on the in cab screen. After every journey, the horse area will be disinfected with Virkon S.

It is your responsibility to insure your horse to travel. No horse will be transported without a valid passport.


Our prices are based upon your pickup and drop off postcodes, plus mileage to and from base (NG16 5BS), the number of horses travelling and waiting time, if appropriate.  So we can quote you a price for your specific needs please contact us.

We do accept cheques, subject to clearance, prior to travel.  A deposit will be required together with payment in full before transportation.


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See some Gallery images of our passengers and trips we have completed

24 Hour Contact

We are available at short notice if required and offer a 24 hour emergency service:

24 HOUR MOBILE PHONE NUMBER 07963 194 151.

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Call us for your requirements on 07963 194 151

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