Avonmore, Ontario

Delaney Bus Lines History in Photos...

Over the past 60+ years Delaney Bus Lines has faced many interesting changes and milestones. Here's a few of them for you to enjoy...

  • Vincent Delaney

    A photo of Vincent Delaney taken in the early 1950's, standing next to some of his first "Reo" school buses.

  • The Early Years

    Some of Delaney Bus Lines first buses lined up in front of our original "Service Facility".

  • The Growing Fleet

    Vincent Delaney and family stand in front of thier growing fleet of school buses (1960's).

  • Back to School in the 60's

    At the start of each school year, Vincent would line up the growing fleet for a back to school photo.

  • New Colours...

    The first coach to ever sport the trademark Delaney Bus Lines blue and gold check mark paint scheme.

  • Showing Off New Look

    Michael Delaney proudly shows off the new Delaney Bus Lines logo and coach paint job.

  • Brothers

    Never one to shy away from getting his hands dirty, Michael Delaney works with younger brother Dennis.

  • A Hands on Approach

    Not only did Michael run the business in the early years, but he often drove bus as well.

  • A Sign of Things to Come

    This picture of current Delaney Manager, Mark Begg was taken in the Delaney Bus Lines yard in 1984.

  • Adding to the Fleet

    Bus #35 was one of 6 brand new buses GMC purchased during the summer of 1985.

  • Playing with Buses

    Matthew and Diana Delaney play in front of Delaney's newest coach in 1985.

  • Growing Fleet - 1991

    Office and service staff standing in front of the coach fleet.

  • Byers Bus Lines

    In 1992 Delaney aquired several new routes from Byers Bus Lines in Crysler, Ontario.

  • New Look

    In 2002 Delaney Bus Lines began to replace its trademark blue and gold "check mark" logo.