Still unsure what a Charter Bus Company Jacksonville charter bus will cost for your Jacksonville trip? Here are examples for common routes and group sizes:
Say you're a local youth sports team in need of transportation for an away game in Daytona Beach. You'll need a ride for 15 players and 2 coaches, so a 17-passenger minibus is the perfect fit. The game starts at 7 PM on a Saturday night in March.
Since it's about a 2-hour drive from Jacksonville to Daytona Beach, you decide to have the minibus pick you up at 4 PM to allow for traffic and dinner before the game. And you'll need the minibus to drive you back to Jacksonville after the game ends around 9 PM.
For this 5-hour, same-day roundtrip minibus rental in March, you would expect to pay approximately $1,700 - $1,900.
Imagine you're planning transportation for a bachelorette party weekend getaway to Miami. Your group will need a ride for the bride plus seven bridesmaids. Miami is about 5 hours from Jacksonville, and you plan to head down Friday afternoon for a two-night stay before returning Sunday.
For this overnight trip in Miami, you'll need a minibus rental for 8 passengers. Since it covers two full vacation days plus significant mileage for the long-distance trip, expect to pay around $3,000 - $3,500 for this bachelorette party bus rental.
Say your family reunion needs a bus rental to transport 40 attendees on a fall foliage tour in North Georgia. The trip will cover two full days on a Saturday and Sunday in November. You'll depart from Jacksonville, head to various scenic stops like Amicalola Falls and Anna Ruby Falls, and return that evening.
For this two-day, long-distance trip for 40 passengers in November, you can expect to pay around $5,000 - $6,000 to rent a full-sized coach bus.
As a high school basketball coach, you need to book transportation for away games in Tampa and Orlando during your upcoming season. For each trip, you'll have 12 varsity players plus 5 coaches, so you'll need a minibus rental for 17 people.
Since these are same-day athletics trips within Florida, you can expect to pay approximately $1,600 - $1,800 per game for a roundtrip minibus rental.
Your environmental club at the University of North Florida needs a bus rental for an Earth Day service project. You'll have 25 students attending, so a minibus is the perfect size. You'll drive from the UNF campus to your project site at the Jacksonville Arboretum and Gardens, about a 30-minute drive each way.
For this quick same-day roundtrip rental for 25 passengers, expect to pay around $1,300 - $1,400 to rent a minibus.
As an event planner, you're organizing transportation for a corporate holiday party at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront. Attendees are staying at hotels scattered around downtown, so you'll need a continuous shuttle running from 4 PM - midnight on a Saturday in December.
For this type of extended service, pricing will be quoted as an hourly rate. Expect to pay around $100 - $150 per hour for a minibus rental to shuttle attendees. With service needed for 8 hours, your total quote would be approximately $1,800 - $2,200.