First Student Van Service
Giving districts flexibility to drive efficiency and help all students succeed
Add flexibility to your fleet, plus help meet the needs of special population students.
Many districts are faced with operational and fiscal challenges of transporting out-of-district students, students served by McKinney-Vento, and students with developmental disabilities or other special needs. Vans are more than a vehicle — they offer safe, reliable transportation that can be transformative for your students. In fact, some of our students have made their very first friend on our vans.
Why vans from First Student:
- Experts in providing safe, reliable student transportation
- Professional drivers and modern fleet
- Excellent alternative to taxi/local van service
- Flexibility to cover routes for SPED, homeless and students in remote locations
- Reduces complexity and effort to manage transportation vendors
- Efficient transportation option for extra-curricular activities
Drivers hired through our national recruiting team
We work with districts in 38 American states and 7 Canadian provinces
Developed with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, a top 5 children’s hospital in the US
Student journeys completed every day
Meet the needs of every student
First Student has a flexible fleet to meet all of your needs. Our vans are the safest on the road, outfitted with after-market safety features and First Student’s industry best technology stack. First Student vans are driven by professional, highly trained and experienced drivers who are dedicated to student transportation.
All of the Rigor of First Student In a More Flexible Vehicle
As your student transportation partner, our mission is to ensure your students have a safe start and finish to each school day. By providing exceptional student transportation services and positively impacting your students’ and families’ experiences, we will ensure your district can focus on educating students and preparing them to lead happy and fulfilling lives.Learn more
Get the Best Purchase Value for Your District
We keep maintenance and repair costs low to help extend the life of your fleet. And with unmatched fleet and parts purchasing power, we can outfit you with high-quality equipment at lower price.Learn more
Caring for Students is Our First Priority
First Student drivers are the face of our company, but there is a whole team that stands behind and supports them. From Routing and dispatch to maintenance and safety, we’ve built our entire system around our promise to protect every student, every day. When you partner with us, you get that promise in action.Learn more