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Any activity. Any size.

Planning an event can be stressful, planning your transportation shouldn’t be. At First Student Charter, we work as your partner, customizing your plan to fit the unique needs of your excursion.

$0 Transportation support fee
48 Adult passengers per bus
44,000 Buses in our fleet
100% Customizable

5 Most Frequently Asked Questions

Let us help you plan your event with the answers to the Top 5 Most Frequently Asked Questions.

Remember, please feel free to add any questions in the comment section of the quotation form or contact your local charter center for more details.*

Which types of buses are available to reserve?

We offer the finest yellow school bus fleet available in North America. As part of First Student, we are proud to be the largest and safest school bus company in the industry with friendly and professional drivers.

How many people fit on a bus?

School bus capacity depends on the mix of children and adults. However, for the purpose of planning, a large school bus can transport a maximum of 48 adult riders (2 per seat) or 72 children (3 per seat). We have various sized buses to accommodate your needs.

Can I reserve online?

Online reservations are not currently available. However, you can call our helpful support team by using our Call Us option below or submit an online quotation request from our Get a Quote option.

Besides the hourly rate, are there additional fees?

Additional fees could apply depending on the nature and destination of your trip. Examples of these fees could be: Parking and tolls, cleaning fee (if food or beverages are consumed), taxes.

What do I need to reserve a bus?

A major credit card is needed to begin the reservation process. Your card, however, will not be charged until five (5) days prior to the contracted date of service.


*Services may vary by location.

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