• Welcome to Fly By Nite

    specialised vehicles and drivers for the music, entertainment, corporate and exhibition industry

  • Touring

    our expert team will assist you with detailed tour-logistics

  • Corporate Events

    20 years’ knowledge of locations and venues enable us to anticipate and deal with logistical issues

  • Exhibition & Promotion

    some of the most versatile exhibition vehicles available

  • Theatre

    we are ideally placed to reach virtually any UK location in one drive

  • Warehouse

    state of the art heated warehouse facilities up to 4,100sqm

About us

Fly By Nite’s specialised vehicles and dedicated drivers are trusted to deliver by some of the biggest names in the Music, Entertainment, Corporate and Exhibition industries.

Our vast experience spans Europe from west to east and into the Russian Federations, Turkey, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Libya and North Africa.

We boast one of the largest fleets of Megacube trailers and 26 tonners in the business.

Every one of our drivers has detailed knowledge of routes, customs procedures, loading and securing of equipment. We understand, above all, the importance of delivering your equipment on time, every time.

State-of-the-art warehousing

We operate from our own 8 acre site in the West Midlands and can offer state-of-the-art, temperature-controlled warehouse facilities of up to 4,100sqm (43,500sqft) for storage of Set and Theatre Props.

Fly By Nite recently invested in a brand new storage area offering individually secured cages for backline equipment and to give clients a dedicated preparation area.

Convenient and accessible

We are in Redditch, close to Junction 3 of the M42 allowing easy access to all major motorways, train stations and Birmingham International Airport. 

Trucks & Trailers Specifications

This section provides dimension details of our rolling stock, you can also download datasheets on each truck/trailer type for more detailed information.

 Megacube Flat Floor
 Megacube Step Frame
 Step Frame Standard
 Curtainsider (standard & low ride)
 26T High
 26T Low
 Exhibition Trailer

Industry Awards & Accolades

We are very proud of the awards we have won over the years.


We were delighted to be named Favourite Transport Company at the TPI Awards 2008.


We were delighted to be named Favourite Transport Company at the TPI Awards 2006.


We were delighted to be named Favourite Transport Company at the TPI Awards 2013.


We were delighted to be named Favourite Trrucking Company at the TPI Awards 2016.



FBN Team Up with Volvo Dynafleet

Vehicle tracking
 -  posted 09 Nov 16


FBN Studios Welcome First Music Client

A-ha are scheduled to take over the state of the art rehearsal facility for 3 days with the band and crew descending on the Redditch site overseen by Production Manager and long term FBN client James Maillardet.
 -  posted 21 Mar 16



FBN have added a Mercedes-Benz Actros 2530 to its fleet
 -  posted 25 Feb 16


TPi Award Winners 2016

Fly by Nite wins Favourite Trucking Company 2016
 -  posted 24 Feb 16


FBN Take Delivery!

Fly by Nite trial new Mercedes-Benz Actros
 -  posted 05 Feb 16



Trucks roll out for the Conference & Exhibiton clients too...
 -  posted 26 Jan 16


Fly by Nite Rehearsal Studios

Coming soon!
 -  posted 20 Jan 16



 -  posted 20 Jan 16



Spring and Autumn Tours 2015
 -  posted 20 Jan 16


What Now?

Fly by Nite welcome Kevin Hart and his International What Now? Tour 2016
 -  posted 14 Jan 16


Busy start to 2016!

Tours roll out the FBN doors early in 2016
 -  posted 14 Jan 16


Mumford & Sons - 2015

Fly by Nite join the Gentlemen of the Road Tour in 2015
 -  posted 07 Jan 16



Superstar's tenth worldwide concert tour, in support of her thirteenth studio album, Rebel Heart.
 -  posted 29 Dec 15



24 artics deployed for the annual MTV EMA Awards
 -  posted 21 Dec 15


Foo Fighters Back on the Road with FBN

Re-scheduled dates in Milton Keynes & Edinburgh
 -  posted 09 Sep 15


FBN Does Glastonbury 2015

Worthy Farm welcomes FBN
 -  posted 17 Jul 15



FBN expand fleet!
 -  posted 01 May 15


The Vamps 'Shout About It' with FBN

Fly by Nite welcome The Vamps, Blur and Sigma
 -  posted 22 Apr 15


FBN Take Delivery!

FBN have added 2 new DAF XF 105 Euro 6 26t trucks to the fleet
 -  posted 10 Apr 15


Old & New Friends Join FBN On The Road

April sees old and new friends hitting the road with Fly by Nite
 -  posted 08 Apr 15


She's Back!

Mrs Brown's Boys 2015 hits the road
 -  posted 26 Mar 15


Americans Jump On Board with FBN

Fly by Nite welcome Train, Chic ft Nile Rodgers, Pierce The Veil, Sleeping with Sirens, and Sleater-Kinney
 -  posted 18 Mar 15


That's What I Go To FBN For!

Fly by Nite welcome McBusted!
 -  posted 12 Mar 15


Fly by Nite welcome new clients!

FBN welcome Sam Smith, Royal Blood, Ryan Adams and Katzenjammer!
 -  posted 27 Feb 15


Brits Am We

FBN clients in numbers at the BRITs
 -  posted 27 Feb 15


More Tours Roll Out of the FBN Door!

No respite for FBN fleet...
 -  posted 12 Feb 15


FBN have the X Factor!

February begins where January left off...
 -  posted 03 Feb 15


Busy start to 2015!

January 2015
 -  posted 27 Jan 15


On The Road 2014

Fly by Nite hit the road with 181 different Bands & Performers in 2014
 -  posted 01 Jan 15


FBN continue investment...

FBN expand and upgrade fleet
 -  posted 31 Jul 13


Festivals 2013

What went on during festival season
 -  posted 31 Jul 13


2013 TPI Award Winner

FBN named Favourite Transport Company
 -  posted 13 Feb 13


Gearing up for a busy summer!

Gearing up for a busy summer!
 -  posted 28 Dec 12


FBN Reach to The Stars In April

Kicking off with BBC Cbeebies Live
 -  posted 10 Dec 12


The Club Paradise Tour

Ten FBN trucks roll out with Drake
 -  posted 02 Aug 12


FBN move the goal posts!

The National Football Museum relocates
 -  posted 29 Feb 12


Brand new FBN clients

Hitting the road in February
 -  posted 17 Feb 12


Looking back down the road

All about 2011
 -  posted 17 Feb 12


A Bright Beginning!

Coming up in January 2012
 -  posted 12 Jan 12


Touring Begins Early

12 acts hit the road in January
 -  posted 12 Jan 12

Fly By Nite in the media

Articles referring to Fly By Nite that have appeared in local and national press and industry magazines


Cartwright the first choice for expanding music, entertainment, corporate events and exhibitions company

Leading music, entertainment, corporate events and exhibitions haulage operator Fly By Nite has ordered a further 16 triaxle box van trailers from Cartwright.

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FBN Cuts Insurance Costs

Dashboard cameras work to cut insurance premiums

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Town set to welcome star names

INTERNATIONAL singing superstars could be descending on Redditch as part of an ambitious project to create a rehearsal arena in the town.

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Its in the Name

What makes a company name memorable? Commercial Motor finds out what led
Fly By Nite to choose its name...

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Fly By Nite deal is music to Smith Cooper

Fly By Nite is set to build a bespoke arena-sized rehearsal space for touring bands at a new site after doubling the size of its fleet.

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Bands on the run

Trucking magazine investigates the thinking behind replacing the fleet with DAF Super Space-cabbed XF105s

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