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Ecco Ride is a consortium of independently owned and operated bus and motorcoach companies.  It is this unique business model that gives you full access to a varied amount of services with a span of experience in the ground transportation industry that goes back over decades.

Ecco Ride can provide a full range of ground transportation services using an abundance of vehicle choices to meet those service needs.

School Bus Services

Ecco Ride has the knowledge, skills and abilities to provide a full range of Student School Bus Transportation needs.  Ecco Ride management can provide strictly management consulting to complete operation and maintenance of school bus fleets.  Members of the Consortium include, but are not limited to Joe Kobussen of Kobussen Bus, Ltd. and Birnie Bus Service, Inc., which goes back 75 years plus in providing some of the best school bus service in North America.  This team of professionals can save public and private school systems money by outsourcing their student transportation services, and still providing the safe transportation that parents want for their children.

Motorcoach Services

Ecco Ride can provide all forms of Motorcoach Services.  Whether you need to rent a motorcoach for a few hours to a multiple day trip across the country, Ecco Ride can provide the service.  Our national network of independent motorcoach operators are all Department of Defense Certified, meaning you are choosing the highest level of safe operators in North America.  In fact, of the more than 4000 registered motorcoach operators in the United States, only around 400 have been able to pass this more stringent safety audit required by the United States Military.  Add the national network of over 100 garage locations across North America, and you have the knowledge you have placed your group on one of the most safe and sound networks in the motorcoach industry.

Shuttle Services

Ecco Ride can provide a full range of Shuttle Services from Airport Parking, Hotel Shuttle, and Employee Shuttles to Special Event Parking shuttles.  The management team of Ecco Ride has been involved in everything from PGA Golf events, to the 100 Year Chrysler Automobile Celebration to the 2010 Winter Olympics.  This experience can be enlisted for your program or event.  Ecco Ride will provide everything from planning expertise, to on-site shuttle management including a full range of vehicles as needed.

Special Needs Transportation

When it comes to transportation programs for those with special needs, Ecco Ride can provide the training, service, and vehicles for all situations.  From smaller school buses, shuttle buses or full size motorcoaches with accessibility; our employees are fully trained and understand the responsibility and service requirements for special needs transportation.  Years of experience means that Ecco Ride will provide the services for the safe and professional transportation of those with special needs.


Ecco Ride has the management skills and background to provide everything from managed services to full operation of Transit and Para-Transit programs.  Ecco Ride can assist Transit Systems by adding the Para-Transit portion, or can come into a community and run a full Transit and Para-Transit System.  This service can be very individualized door-to-door services to full transit systems.  Let our management team help you plan and coordinate your needs with our solutions.