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Choosing the Best Bus Type for Your Group

Published on 2022-08-29 08:50:01

You must have heard many names of buses like minibuses, charter buses, party buses and entertainment buses. Why are they different and which one will suit your trip? Read on for more details on each bus rental. In this article, we will tell you which bus service will be best for the trip.

Types of Buses

1.       Charter Bus

2.       Minibus

3.       Party Bus

4.       Entertainer Bus

Charter Bus

A charter bus is also known as a motor coach and is mostly used for group camping. Only licensed and experienced drivers can drive this bus. These buses have around 36 to 60 seats and are used for weddings, organizational events, family reunions, field trips and sports events. The most popular seating option in charter buses is 47 seats, 55 seats and 56 seats. These buses have many facilities like air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, a bathroom, DVD and a high-quality music system.

These buses have a lot of storage space due to which you can easily store your belongings. These compartments usually have enough space for each passenger to bring their luggage if necessary.  Most buses can travel locally (usually rated within 200 miles) and along national highways. It comes with standard amenities such as recliners and toilets. Coach buses are also ideal for long-distance travel.

Mini Bus

A minibus, also known as a small motor coach, can carry around 35 people. Minibuses are also used for different purposes like parties, weddings, sports, organizational events and group camping. Although minibuses are designed to accommodate 10 to 35 passengers, the most popular sizes are 18 seats, 20 seats, and 25 seats.

These compact buses are air-conditioned. Recliners, TV screens and DVD players. Some newer models also include Wi-Fi and power outlets. Minibuses are more suitable for short trips. Many have overhead storage for small luggage and personal items. Some backs have small trunks to store in the back of the car. Be sure to let your reservations specialist know how much storage you need at the time of booking. People tend to rent minibuses for local use. But some bus companies allow it for interstate travel as well.

Party Bus

Party bus with mini bar, special lighting and dance area. It's a fun alternative to standard limos and charter buses. Use for birthdays, proms, weddings, bachelorette parties, etc. due to its resemblance to limousines. The bus company called them limos. Although the manufacturer produces buses that can accommodate between 10 and 50 passengers, the most requested seating options are 14 passengers, 20 passengers and 28 passengers to make room for games and dances. The seats will be arranged along the edge of the bus.

For the perfect party atmosphere, most party buses have lounge seating. Fibre optic lamps Premium sound system Beverage coolers, TV screens and air conditioning. Some buses have luggage boxes or storage areas under the seats for personal items. Let your bus booking specialist know what storage space you need when booking your rental. Although some bus companies allow their buses to travel across the state. But many companies only use it locally.

Entertainer Bus

There are a few key differences between charter buses and leisure buses that make the travel experience different. For the most part, touring artists and celebrities use artist buses as luxury travel trailers. You can use these complete trainers to give your group a place to work, sleep, and play on the go. About 8 to 12 people can travel on this bus.

The entertainer bus serves as a temporary home. Thus, the tourist bus included a kitchen, Lounge area, bunk beds, master suite, bathroom, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, electrical outlets etc. Some bus operators allow artists to request custom modifications.

Passengers keep their luggage in the under-vehicle storage compartment and the vehicle interior compartment. Artists who need more storage space rent a trailer attached to the back of the bus. Most professionals use tourist buses for long-distance travel. They are sometimes employed locally as high-end services. These buses are mostly used as recording studios and for movie sets.

 

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Birthday
Parties

  • 4 Hours
  • Up to 10 Persons
  • Decoration
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Family
Celebrations

  • 6 Hours
  • Up to 20 Persons
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Weddings
Celebrations

  • 10 Hours
  • Up to 50 Persons
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Corporate
Events

  • 20 Hours
  • Up to 100 Persons
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