First Transportation Solutions

Solving your most critical transportation needs

Customized transportation solutions

First Transportation Solutions is First Student’s consultative arm of home-to-school transportation services.

First Transportation Solutions (FTS) is powered by partnership. FTS can solve your district’s routing, maintenance, safety challenges, and more. As a seamless extension of your transportation team, our experts deliver custom-designed solutions specific to your student transportation goals and needs.


Buses routed each year across all major routing software platforms


School districts implemented FirstView, all delivering high customer satisfaction

First Transportation Solutions Routing Consulting

Some of First Transportation Solutions Services Include:


Efficient and effective routing is the foundation for a successful student transportation program. Our routing experts analyze and assess your routing capabilites.  We then build and maintain accurate and efficient routes to provide the best home-to-school experience  for your students.

Learn more about our routing services.


Over 3,300 qualified technicians, with over 2,700+ ASE certifications, and the most ASE Blue Seal shops in the United States. Our numbers add up to a world-class maintenance solution, custom built for your district’s needs.

Learn more about our maintenance services.


Student conduct issues on even a single bus can throw off the whole school day for students, parents, and school officials. FirstACTS (Active Conduct Tracking System) is a web-based tool which eliminates tedious and time-consuming paper-based reporting.

Learn more about FirstACTS.

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First Transportation Solutions provides a collaborative approach that enables school districts to maintain ownership of their fleet and facilities while providing transportation best practices, support and training.