Coach Charter Buses Improve the Economy

    Holland bus

    Coach charter buses have improved tremendously since the horse drawn bus of the 1820s and the steam powered bus introduced in England in the 1830s. Today, charter buses are gasoline powered and are six times more efficient than transit buses at reducing CO2 output and three times more efficient than commuter rail trains.
    Charter bus trips
    account for 751 million trips taken each year and have a rating of over 200 passenger miles per gallon of fuel (MPG). This can be compared to the MPG of passenger cars, commuter railroad, and domestic air carriers that each has a lower rating. Most cars that people drive, by themselves, have an MPG between 25 and 30. Commuter rail gets a little Continue Reading