Our drug and alcohol testing program has been created to protect our customers, the public, and our employees. This program is intended to comply with all applicable state and federal regulations governing workplace anti-drug and alcohol abuse programs in the transportation industry.
We support events of all sizes. We are your perfect solution to provide transportation services for your concert, festival, convention, or tournament. Please give us a click or call to discuss your event’s specific needs.
We are proud to say that National Express operates many established brands, and owns and operates all of its own buses. When you book a trip with us, rest assured there are no third parties involved.
Yes you may. As one of the nation’s largest school bus operators, all of our buses are fully insured.
Please know that bus drivers do not carry cash for parking or tolls, these expenses are the responsibility of the customer.
Your trip is priced based on the details provided at the time of booking. Should your trip be extended, you will be responsible for the additional time.
Many of our buses are air-conditioned. Please specify this requirement when making booking enquiry to verify availability for your trip.
The cost of a bus charter depends on the details of the specific trip. Want to get an idea of your next trips cost, simply visit our online quote , or give a call.
Want to take the party on the road? For an additional fee groups of legal drinking age may bring and consume alcohol while aboard. Only single serving, non-glass containers are permitted.
Yes, we do have lift equipped buses available for charter. Our lift equipped buses are operated by professional staff, trained on the proper use of the lift and securing of wheelchairs.
You certainly can. The general rules for decorating your non-school related charter, be careful to not block the vision of the driver, keeping the front windshield and mirrors clear. When booking your trip, please share your desire to decorate the bus interior with our charter coordinator. We recommend that you allow extra time prior to your desired departure time to allow for decorating, and time at the end of your trip for cleanup. Please remember to use blue painters tape to protect the bus interior. On the day of your event, check with your driver when they arrive to ensure the decoration meet all safety requirements.
National Express works directly with our customers in hundreds of markets across the country. Want to see if we’re in your neighborhood? Visit our locations page.
As one of the nation’s largest student transportation providers we have a vast fleet of school buses across the US and Canada. In select markets our fleet varies, and may include Motor Coaches, Activity Buses, and other vehicles. Looking for something in particular, just give us a click or call.
To ensure the safety of our employees and passengers we have implemented the following COVID-19 related policies. Customers must agree to:
We know that your plans can change unexpectedly, so we want to take the worry out of booking your trip. We offer one of the most flexible cancellation policies in the industry. Generally, allowing cancellation or changes to your booking without charge up to five (5) business days prior to the date of the trip. Please inquire when scheduling your trip.
The typical school bus will accommodate 48 adult passengers (2 per seat) or 72 children (2nd grade or younger sitting 3 per seat). Is a large bus just too big for the operating area, we have small buses too, which typically seat 10 adults or 20 children (2nd grade or younger). Lift equipped buses have varying capacities of both wheelchairs and ambulatory passengers.
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