Funeral transport

Funeral Transport

The coffin is usually taken to the funeral location in a procession of vehicles known as a cortege. The most popular funeral transport is still the hearse and the funeral director will offer additional cars for transporting family members.

However this is simply a tradition and you can take the coffin to the funeral in any vehicle that you choose. There is now a wide range of vehicles for this journey and some of the most popular alternatives are listed below:

  • Vintage hearses
  • White or coloured hearses
  • Horses and carriages
  • Motorcycle and sidecar hearses
  • VW hearse
  • 4X4 hearse
  • Lorry hearse
  • Trike hearse
  • Double decker bus hearse