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First Student Vehicles

Meet the safest fleet on the road

Our best-in-class solutions ensure the safest bus rides

We start with the safest school buses on the road and outfit them with aftermarket safety features and industry-leading technology to ensure your students have the safest ride. Every piece of equipment and technology we install on our vehicles has been carefully vetted by cross-functional teams of operations, safety, engineering, and maintenance specialists.

With a First Student fleet, you will receive best-in-class solutions that enhance your service and student experience. As your school transportation partner, we continuously assess your district’s fleet, equipment, and technology needs on and around the bus.


In addition to our in-house research and development teams, we have long-standing relationships with original equipment manufacturers (OEM) that enable us to deliver the latest technologies, including:

  • Onboard tablet systems
  • Turn-by-turn navigation and GPS
  • Student ridership tracking
  • Bus tracking
  • Driver performance scoring
  • Onboard cameras

Qualified and highly engaged technicians who hold over 3,200 ASE certifications


ASE Blue Seal Certified Shops


School buses driven


of First Student shops are classified as lean

Vehicles that deliver safety, transparency, and care

First Student’s equipment and technology solutions are designed to strengthen your entire transportation system. Our tools heighten safety and dependability, simplify communication flow, and facilitate transparency. We believe these are foundational to delivering a higher level of customer service and exceptional student care.

First Student seeks out, tests, and develops the industry’s best vehicle technology, hardware, and software to deliver on our promise to school district partners.

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DriverHub integrates industry-leading safety practices and cutting-edge technology to improve the efficiency of our entire transportation system. The DriverHub tablet assists drivers throughout their entire day, ensuring best-practice procedures and providing safer trips for your students.

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The FirstView® Product Suite brings together GPS, electronic routing software, and First Student’s operations platform, FOCUS™, to provide enhanced communication and visibility into your transportation system.

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Learn More About Us!

As the leading school transportation solutions provider in North America, First Student moves more students per day than all U.S. airlines combined. We know the value in leveraging our best practices, technologies, and processes to deliver quality transportation solutions. What sets us apart is our desire to build close, trusted partnerships with the districts we serve.

US Corporate Headquarters
600 Vine Street, Suite 1400
Cincinnati, OH 45202

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