Keolis has ordered 22 of Volvo Buses new double decker model, the Volvo 9700 DD. The coaches will be used for express services between Gothenburg and Boras from December 2021. The 22 new double-deckers are the Volvo 9700 DD model, which is the latest addition to Volvo Buses’ model range of coaches with premium features. The coach model, which comes in several different variants for express and tourist services, has had a very positive reception in the Nordic countries and in Europe. First and foremost, operators have praised its reliability and the option of customising it.
Passenger comfort was also an important criterion in Keolis’ choice of an express coach. The Volvo 9700 DD has room for up to 96 passengers. The coaches are equipped with Wi Fi and every seat has a USB port. The chassis are manufactured at the Volvo Buses plant in Borås and the bodies are built by Carrus Delta Oy in Finland.