Choosing a School Bus for Your Trip

An essential part of your event planning is figuring out your transportation. School buses are an economical choice that can be easily customized to fit your trip needs.

Thinking about renting a school bus?

Here’s what you need to know:

School Bus

Flashback to your childhood: vinyl seats, windows down, breeze flowing through, excitement in the air. The school bus is the quintessential means of transportation from our youth and your quick trip down memory lane. It’s also an economical option that’s best suited for local travel and small to mid-sized groups.

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Minibuses are perfect for moving smaller groups during short trips. They’re your best bet for local events requiring small shuttles like weddings, or corporate team building.

Comparative School Bus Chart

   Seating Average Bus Costs*  Bathroom A/C WiFi DVD/TV Storage
 School Bus  44, 48, or 52 seats

 4 to 6 hours: $350 – $625 

Up to 12 hours: $700 – $1100

No  Sometimes  No  No Rear storage
 Mini Bus 21, 24, 25, or 29 seats 

4 to 6 hours: $450 – $750

10 to 12 hours: $800 – $1200

 No  Yes  No  Sometimes Rear storage

*The cost of a school bus varies based on the city and day.

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Want more options? Learn more about different bus types.

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