By Jen Carter
Before purchasing a new school bus it is important to consider all of your options. If you are working within the confines of a tight budget it may be in your best interest to look into purchasing used school bus. There are several businesses that specialize in the selling of used school buses.
Several companies located on the Internet are dedicated to providing customers with excellent transportation products and ongoing customer support. When purchasing used school buses choose a Company that allows the customer to continually stop in for required maintenance and parts. Some Companies will even keep customers updated on the latest developments in the field of transportation.
The type of used buses for schools that are available for purchase range in both size and price. Most used school buses that are purchased can be customized to operate in a smaller, urban area as part of the public transit system. The smaller, customized units are great for colleges, churches, hospitals, retirement communities, hotels, airports and resort areas.
School buses – used or new – can be customized to have a wheelchair lift which is ideal for the safe transport of individuals who have physical disabilities. These types of smaller school buses can be used as part of a special transportation division.
On top of purchasing used school buses a customer can also purchase Freightliner Sprinter Vans. These vans are made by Mercedes Benz and are the perfect vocational service vehicle. These cargo vans and passenger vans are used for transporting a small group of people or goods to customers or carrying equipment.
The price of used school buses ranges from two-thousand dollars to over seven-thousand dollars. One can purchase a used school bus that is powered with either gasoline or diesel fuel. Most of the buses for sale were made in the 1990’s. Before you purchase a used bus for the school, make sure that the bus Company offers some sort of warranty. This will ensure that you are buying a reliable product that is guaranteed for a specific period of time.
Most used school bus Companies offer to ship products around the world. This is the best way for a company or individual working within a budget to purchase several used school buses. There are numerous bus Companies that are located on the Internet. Another option is to purchase a used school bus from an auction. There are auctions held throughout the United States. Save yourself thousands of dollars by purchasing top-quality, used school buses.