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Scania Marcopolo: The Premium Luxury Bus for First-Class Travel

13 JUNE 2023

Experience first-class travel with the Scania Marcopolo bus, a collaboration between two industry leaders that has transformed the way we travel.

Designed to perfection, this state-of-the-art bus combines Scania's chassis design expertise with Marcopolo's unparalleled craftsmanship in bus bodybuilding. With its impressive drivetrain features, outstanding exterior and interior design, and unwavering commitment to safety, the Scania Marcopolo bus establishes a new benchmark for passenger comfort, safety, efficiency, reliability and luxury. Whether it's urban transit, intercity journeys, or long-distance travel, this exceptional bus is poised to exceed expectations. Join us as we delve into the remarkable features and specifications that make the Scania Marcopolo the premium luxury bus for first-class travel.


A Functional and Innovative Exterior for Comfort and Safety


The Scania Marcopolo bus showcases an array of impressive exterior features that contribute to its exceptional design and functionality. Built with a rigorously tested steel body, the bus ensures durability and resilience, capable of tackling diverse terrains and weather conditions. Safety is of utmost importance, demonstrated by the bus's inclusion of world-class measures such as the internationally recognized R66 Rollover certificate. This certification underscores its commitment to safeguarding passengers, providing reassurance to both passengers and operators.


A notable feature of the Scania Marcopolo bus is its generous boot space, offering convenient storage for luggage and personal belongings. Whether it's a brief intercity trip or a long-distance journey, passengers can have peace of mind knowing their items are securely accommodated within the spacious compartments. The bus also offers a retractable staircase which provides passengers with easy boarding and disembarking for the passengers' comfort and safety. 

Drivers have the capacity to illuminate the roads and captivate onlookers with the bus's sophisticated LED exterior lights. These energy-efficient lights not only enhance visibility during night-time travel but also enhance the bus's modern and sleek appearance. 


The Scania Marcopolo bus exemplifies attention to detail, with advanced parking sensors and a reverse camera on the rear of the bus which assist the driver to park the bus accurately and safely, by detecting nearby objects at the rear of the bus.  


An Interior Built for Luxury, Comfort and Convenience


Step inside the Scania Marcopolo bus and immerse yourself in a world of unparalleled comfort and convenience with its outstanding interior features. Designed to cater to both passengers and drivers, this remarkable bus offers a range of amenities that take the travel experience to new heights.


Travelling with hand luggage is a breeze thanks to strategically placed rail luggage compartments throughout the interior. These compartments provide a secure and organised space for storing bags, ensuring a clutter-free environment for passengers to relax and enjoy their journey.


Sit back and relax in the ergonomically designed seats, meticulously crafted to provide optimal comfort during long trips. With adjustable reclining features and armrests, passengers can easily find their desired seating position, reducing fatigue and promoting relaxation throughout the journey. Generous leg and headroom further enhance overall comfort, allowing passengers to stretch out and unwind.  


Safety is of utmost importance on the Scania Marcopolo bus, with strategically positioned emergency exits ensuring swift and easy evacuation in case of unforeseen circumstances. This prioritisation of safety provides passengers with peace of mind, knowing that their well-being is protected.


To enhance security and surveillance, CCTV dome cameras with 48 hours recording are installed throughout the interior, enabling real-time monitoring and ensuring a safe and secure environment for all passengers. Conveniently located USB ports allow passengers to charge their devices and stay connected throughout the journey.


Stay refreshed with thoughtfully integrated cup holders, providing a convenient and secure spot to place beverages, minimising spills and adding an extra touch of convenience for passengers.

The Scania Marcopolo bus not only offers a luxurious experience for passengers but also prioritises the comfort of the driver. The driver's area is designed with their needs in mind, with an easy to access instrument panel, a comfortable seat, and a sun visor to protect them from the sun, providing a comfortable and ergonomic workspace that enhances focus and ensures a smooth and enjoyable driving experience.


The Scania Marcopolo bus leaves no detail unaddressed in delivering an interior that surpasses expectations. Whether you are embarking on a short journey or a long-distance trip, the interior features of this exceptional bus guarantee an elevated travel experience for all.


A Powerful and Efficient Drivetrain


Equipped with an impressive range of drivetrain features, the Scania Marcopolo bus delivers a powerful and efficient performance on the road. Its robust Euro 3 engine generates an impressive 360 horsepower, propelling the bus effortlessly while meeting stringent emissions standards for a cleaner and more sustainable transportation solution.


​​The inclusion of Scania Opticruise  enhances the driving experience by providing seamless gear shifting and precise control. This automated, clever, intuitive, fast and smooth gear changing system relieves the driver of all work related to gear-changing whilst driving, improving driver safety, comfort and fuel economy, allowing the driver to focus on the road and prioritise passenger safety.​


Safety remains a top priority in the Scania Marcopolo bus, evident through its drivetrain features. The interlock valve parking brake ensures secure parking by preventing unintended movements when the bus is stationary. Hill hold functionality prevents the bus from rolling backward on inclined surfaces, enhancing safety and convenience during stops and starts on hills.

With electronic brake control, the bus offers precise and responsive braking performance. This intelligent system monitors various parameters and adjusts the braking force accordingly, optimising safety and control during braking manoeuvres. To further enhance braking performance, the Scania Marcopolo bus is equipped with a retarder.  An auxiliary brake system that improves braking power that increases the service life of the wheel brakes. By minimising brake wear and providing greater vehicle control, the retarder ensures a safe and reliable journey.​


Together, these drivetrain features of the Scania Marcopolo bus combine power, efficiency and safety, resulting in a remarkable and dependable performance on the road. Whether navigating urban roads or conquering challenging terrains, these drivetrain features work harmoniously to deliver a smooth, efficient and secure travel experience for both the driver and passengers alike.


The Scania Marcopolo bus represents premium luxury, safety, first-class travel and performance. With its exceptional exterior and interior features, cutting-edge drivetrain technology and unwavering commitment to safety and functionality, the bus exceeds all expectations. Every detail, from the meticulously designed seats to the advanced safety systems, has been carefully crafted to provide an unparalleled travel experience. Experience the seamless blend of style and functionality, where the needs of every passenger have been considered and met. For those seeking the ultimate luxury and an unmatched journey, the Scania Marcopolo bus proudly claims its place as the preferred choice for first-class travel.