News

  • Schweizer A.N.K. Tours adds new S 516 HDH to its fleet
  • Albus Salzkraft strengthens international cooperation with tour operators with TopClass 500 
  • S 517 HDH and S 516 HD for k & k Busreisen in Burgenland 

  • Stewa Touristik once again updates its fleet of bistro buses
  • Darmstadt-based HEAG mobiBus expands its high-speed bus service
  • Dirr Reisen upgrades long-distance network of Flixbus GmbH
  • Higher central roof section on an S 431 DT for Swedish bus operator

  • Trade magazine busplaner awards prize to latest generation of touring coaches
  • Jury emphasises additional four percent fuel saving
  • Brand previously won the international prize in 2013

  • Visitors attracted by varied product presentation with numerous activities
  • Highly coveted test drives and safety demonstrations
  • Good to know: the bus culture forum "better on-board dining"

  • Setra extends MultiClass 400 range of rural-service buses
  • Low-entry vehicle with ergonomic cockpit
  • Flexible equipment lines in rugged interior
  • Euro VI engine OM 936 with choice of transmission variants

MultiClass 400 vehicles feature optimum levels of flexibility and economy. Bus operators can choose from a total of 12 models in this Setra product segment.

  • Launch of new MultiClass buses at the 55th German International Motor Show (IAA) in Hanover in1994
  • New bus assembly plant in Neu-Ulm, Setra MultiClass buses and state-of-the-art plant in Ligny-en-Barrois (Lorraine, France) as excellent basis for the pending merger between Mercedes-Benz Buses and Setra

  • Casia Tour & Transport takes delivery of S 517 HDH
  • Three-axle touring coach with light leather seats and panoramic glass roof
  • Travel company also provides international tours

  • Setra ComfortClass 500 with four new models 
  • S 511 HD – Exclusivity in its most compact form 
  • S 519 HD – the longest Setra touring coach gets under way 
  • S 515 MD and S 516 MD - the variable point of entry to the Setra world of travel
  • Economically appealing Comfort series now complete with eight models

  • A whole array of benefits from safety to economy 
  • 22 items outlining the merits of the model series
  • Innovative coach concept for environment-minded operators

  • Three-axle S 515 HDH and S 516 HDH, each with a glass roof
  • Surprise during unveiling ceremony in Neu-Ulm
  • Breisgau-based family business in its third management generation

  • Holger Tours GmbH takes delivery of double-decker bus with Euro VI engine
  • S 431 DT new team bus of the Baden DEL ice hockey club 
  • Luxury bus also at the disposal of the youth team

  • Independent show presentation in Hall 14/15
  • Four world premieres at the 2014 International Commercial Vehicles show (IAA)
  • DesignCenter: luxurious paint, leather, wood and fabrics

“The Sign of Excellence” slogan replaces the previous “Best in Class” slogan

  • S 517 HDH coach is the first such model for Austria
  • Family-owned company from Ybbs an der Donau has had all the Setra model series in its fleet

  • S 516 HD new team bus for the long-established Cologne club
  • ComfortClass 500 vehicle is owned by operator Schilling Omnibusverkehr GmbH
  • Three-axle model fitted with 28 comfortable leather seats

  • All vehicles in four-star version with 54 seats, TopSky panoramic glass roof and ski box
  • Touring coach companies from Jutland and the greater Copenhagen area come together to make the purchase
  • Delivery of the first six units at the Neu-Ulm customer centre

  • Milestone coach is a three-axle S 516 HD from the ComfortClass 500
  • Family-run business based in Bad Endbach is impressed by Setra quality
  • Touring coaches are replaced after four years at the most

  • Bus operator "Wollschläger & Partner" from Laucha takes delivery of S 516 HDH
  • East German firm's fleet of Setra touring coaches now comprises seven vehicles
  • Three-axle bus equipped with large panoramic glass sunroof and galley

  • Augsburg-based operator takes delivery of nine touring coaches of the brand from Ulm
  • Three double-decker buses with panoramic glass sunroof and galley
  • Another five ComfortClass 500 touring coaches for tourist travel and long-distance passenger transport
  • Hörmann-Reisen operating the first S 516 HDs with rear entrance

  • Austrian touring service "Artists-Delight" converts S 411 HD for artists
  • Nine sleeping berths and leather Club lounge area for relaxing on long journeys
  • Vehicle chassis adapted to individual customer requirements

Home again. The globetrotting ComfortClass 500 …


  • ComfortClass 500 to include four new vehicle models
  • Compact or super long: the S 511 HD and S 519 HD club buses
  • S 515 MD and S 516 MD middle deckers: the ideal entry to the world of travel

  • S 516 HDH acquired by coach company based in the town of Münsingen
  • First TopClass 500 vehicle to go to a customer in the south of Germany
  • Ever since it was established, this family business has chosen buses from nearby Ulm 

  • Italian coach company takes delivery of first S 517 HDH
  • First Setra TopClass 500 touring coach for the Mediterranean country
  • Yellow three-axle coach fitted with TopSky panoramic roof

  • Company from the Austrian state of Styria specialises in exclusive travel services 
  • S 516 HDH finished to 4-star standard provides comfortable seating for 50 passengers
  • Setra TopClass 500 honoured with renowned design award

  • "Red Dot Award Product Design 2014" for new premium three-axle coaches
  • International jury praises "comfort and elegance as part of the overall appearance"
  • Official prize-giving ceremony to be held on 7 July in Essen

  • Festive reception for coach operator "Avanti Reisen" in Neu-Ulm
  • Two-axle S 515 HD celebrates a very special premiere
  • ComfortClass 500 coach returns to Germany after travelling around the world

  • Eight Setra double-decker buses in IC design for Deutsche Bahn AG
  • First S 431 DT production vehicle of the Setra TopClass 400 series to be delivered with Euro VI engine
  • Disabled-friendly buses with wheelchair spaces and ramps

  • Zerzuben Touristik AG in Visp, in the Swiss Valais region, invests some 7 million euros in new touring coach fleet 
  • Order encompasses a total of 11 Setra ComfortClass 500 coaches and four S 431 DT double-decker models

  • First anticipatory cruise control on board a touring coach
  • European journalists from the specialist press test PPC in the Setra TopClass 500

  • Great customer response to new products
  • Record market share in Western Europe
  • GLOBE 2013 successfully completed
  • Significantly increasing unit sales and EBIT slightly above the prior-year level expected in 2014
  • Hartmut Schick, Head of Daimler Buses: “Our efforts have paid off. We achieved the turnaround and plan to continue growing in 2014.”

  • Up to four percent lower fuel consumption
  • Digital route information makes it possible to "see ahead"
  • Numerous setting options for individual adjustment

  • Milestone S 415 NF bus forms part of large order
  • Saxon passenger transport company buys a total of ten rural-service buses
  • Regional public local transport provider Muldental in Saxony has been a partner of Setra since 1992

  • Brand presents three Setra S 8 touring coaches from the first model series 
  • Exhibits from the vintage vehicle collection feature original condition
  • Also on the stand in Hall 8 is a Mercedes-Benz O 3500

  • "berlinlinienbus.de" takes delivery of five coaches
  • Setra touring coaches are the first long-distance regular service buses with two wheelchair spaces each
  • Major step forward for the independent mobility of the handicapped

  • Two Setra S 412 UL buses take to the roads of the South Pacific's twin islands
  • Marama Tours purchased its first Setra bus back in 1980
  • According to Lya Cowan, Managing Director of Marama: "Thanks to their high quality standard, durability and ease of servicing, we are once again placing our trust in Setra buses"

  • Stewa Touristik takes delivery of Setra double-decker coaches 
  • S 431 DT to bring its fleet up to 25 vehicles 
  • Company from Lower Franconia successful in the market with its convivial adventure tours
  • Family-run business with links to the Setra brand since 1967 

  • S 415 GT will be operating in tourist travel and intercity service 
  • Anniversary bus marks the end of production of the Setra ComfortClass 400 
  • More than 6550 vehicles of the successful Setra model series built