About

The School District of Philadelphia Department of Transportation Services provides bus transportation services to more than 41,000 students via more than 2000 routes to and from 255 public schools, 123 charter schools, and more than 440 non-public schools in and around the city of Philadelphia. The School District of Philadelphia Department of Transportation Services also provides more than 65,000 public TransPasses to eligible students.

School District of Philadelphia buses are monitored by a global positioning system (GPS) to help ensure an efficient, safe and secure transportation system. Our GPS-equipped buses enable the District to track the location of our vehicles and help promote safety and route efficiency.

Our Fleet

The School District of Philadelphia Department of Transportation Services operates more than 450 District-owned school buses for all eligible students. We also employ a fleet of 400 non-bus vehicles for District employees and special needs students. If you are a parent looking for transportation for your student, please refer to our Families page. If you are a School Administrator with questions about student transportation, please refer to our Schools page. Our Offices page can guide you to fleet-specific information including Garage Operations, Contractor Services, and Scheduling and Customer Service.

Our office provides over 41,000 students transportation to:

  • Charter
  • Non Public
  • Public

41,000 Total Students

2000 Routes to and from Schools

65,000 Transpasses provided to eligible students



Contact Us

Main Office Location
440 North Broad Street
3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Hours
The Department of Transportation Customer Service Department is available to answer your transportation inquiries from 6:30 a.m. until the last student is off the bus and home safe.

Customer Service Phone and Fax
Phone: 215-400-4350  Fax: 215-400-4352

Customer Feedback
You can also visit our Customer Feedback page to provide comments or ask for additional information about student transportation.

Neighborhood Network Contacts
The Transportation Services Department has an assigned contact for each Neighborhood Network and is responsible for completing periodic check-ins with each Network.