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Military charter bus rentals

Bus travel for military members

Bus.com has the perfect bus for you and your team

Uniformed, Government & Military Travel services and logistics is a discipline with requirements and standards that transcend the complexity of civilian ones. Many unique challenges come with its scale, including high-security locations and the transport of military equipment. Bus.com offers GSA-compliant, DoD-approved secure and efficient military transportation bus charters.

Need a bus for your military group?

Bus.com has experience supporting the Armed Forces expertly, safely, and efficiently. With our DoD-approved or GSA-approved providers, we are equipped to handle the transportation needs of hundreds of government officials and military personnel. Our online booking tool makes planning bus charters for large-scale events involving multiple units and multiple locations easy. 

 

Why trust Bus.com with your group transport?
Best prices
You can book with confidence after seeing our comprehensive pricing overview.
Great fleet
Our buses are spacious and comfortable, which means that we can handle all of your gear.
24/7 customer support
We are here for any questions you have about your booking at any time, no matter how complex.

What kind of services can we provide?

  • Bus rentals for the Selected Reserve Monthly Battle Assembly (formerly known as drills) where enlistees practice and perfect their military skills and readiness.
  • High-class transportation even for most massive cross-unit Battle Simulations and Wargames, for the military and government personnel as well as their guests.
  • Individual Ready Reserve Musters, especially where the assigned bases are remote or located in special security areas.
  • Reliable transportation for the uniformed forces to large scale marches and private bus service to Honor Events.

 

  • Regular or occasional field training transportation and shuttles to and from the garrison to the field training location.
  • Shuttles to and from long-distance parking at secure government bases, and shuttle buses between buildings on larger bases.
  • Military base transfers.
  • Recruit transportation for the Initial Entry Training (IET) of the recruits.
  • Transport of the Inactive Reserve attending Annual Training (AT) with their unit or taking courses that will help them maintain MOS and skill qualification.
  • Bus charter for a variety of irregular training exercises, experience exchanges, exams, and competitions for recruits, enlistees, and reservists.

 

DoD approval

What is it?

The Department of Defence (DoD) is one of the two US executive branches responsible for the US Armed Forces. The DoD sets a minimum required standard for any vehicles and drivers who are transporting DoD personnel. 

How is it proven?

Each DoD-approved carrier is required to maintain an agreement, party to the Military Bus Agreement (MBA), which is kept on file at the Defence Travel Management Office (DTMO). 

Does Bus.com offer it?

Yes, Bus.com has a selection of fully equipped charter buses from DoD approved carriers that meet all DoD safety standards and requirements. Please contact us for more details. 

 

 

Available bus types

Bus.com provides secure, reliable, and experienced transportation services to military and government groups across the US and Canada. The fleet of our providers includes a variety of vehicles – take a look at our recommendations to see when they fit best.

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Coach bus
The coach bus is the large and comfortable flagman, most suitable for long-distance transportation to remote military exercise or events. Rent this motor coach to give your recruits a restful trip to their new garrison or Initial training location, transport your group of specialists to the new contract, or carry uniformed officials to the wargame location. This is your best choice any time the group is over 32 passengers, or when the trip is longer than 2.5 hours.
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School bus
The school bus is a classic vehicle equipped to fit up to 50 people with handheld luggage. It is a prudent choice when the distance is shorter and can be an excellent option for the large-scale field exercises shuttle, or for carrying reservists to the regular assemblies, musters, or annual training.
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Shuttle services for military groups

Military transportation requires a higher degree of logistical prowess and security than is seen in civilian transportation. At Bus.com, our shuttle services are GSA-compliant and DoD-approved. We can help you handle the intricacies of organizing transportation of military equipment and personnel to high-security locations without complications. Our experience serving the Armed Forces makes us the best choice for organizing a military shuttle service.

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Minibus
The minibus is a small charter bus that fits well for the shuttle service between the remote parking and the main base buildings, or for managing regular flow between various parts of the base. It is economical and easy to board on and off of..
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Mini coach
The mini coach is suitable for every task that a larger coach can handle — it just comes in a more compact and discreet size. Transfer groups of officials under 30 people across large distances in these vehicles with screens, A/C, and reclining chairs.
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Types of military groups served

The military forces of the United States are officially called the Armed Forces. The Department of Defense (DoD) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) are the two executive branches that both create and carry out the military policy. In the United States, there are eight uniformed services with six armed services among them.

The Army of the United States

The Army of the United States is the official name for the conscripted force of the Army that may be raised at the time of mobilization for war.

 

Marine Corps

The Marine Corps and the Navy work closely together, carrying out the operations in the open waters and under around the world.

Air Force

The Air Force is the component responsible for the military’s aircraft and air operations.

Space Force

The Space Force is the youngest branch responsible for space warfare operations.

The Coast Guard

The Coast Guard protects the security of the coastal borders.

The Public Health Service Comissioned Corps

The Public Health Service Commissioned Corps is the first of the two non-combat services responsible for health emergencies and operations.

The NOAA

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps, is the second non-combat scientific agency carrying our essential research and prognostic functions.

The US Reserve

The seven Reserve components of the US military are the Military Reserve (Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Coast Guard, and Air Force Reserves) and the National Guard, which is under the state-level responsibility (Army National Guard and Air National Guard).

The Canadian Armed Forces

The Canadian Armed Forces or Canadian Forces are the unified armed forces and services of Canada defense. Similarly to the US, they consist of sea, land, and air components represented by the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), Canadian Army, and Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF).

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