Detroit Charter Bus & Minibus Rentals
Rent the perfect Detroit charter bus for your next event in less than 60 seconds with the help of CharterUP. We’re a leading charter bus company in the United States with connections to a vast network of charter bus providers across the country. Use our app to see how fast, easy, and fun it can be to book a bus in Detroit for all your group transportation needs.
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How it Works
Charter a bus in under 60 seconds with our revolutionary marketplace
Tell us about your trip
Simply enter your trip details, including the pickup location, destination, travel dates and the number of passengers.
CharterUP instantly calculates price quotes from different vendors in your area and displays them along with ratings, reviews and pictures of the buses.
Book with confidence
As soon as you confirm your reservation via our secure booking page, you can review your full itinerary and other details about your trip.
Detroit’s First and Only Charter Bus Marketplace
CharterUP is disrupting the charter bus rental industry with our one-of-a-kind app. You can use our app to instantly browse and compare quotes, vehicles, and reviews for charter buses in Detroit and all across the United States. As a massive bus marketplace with access to thousands of bus rentals all across the country, it’s changing the way travelers book group transportation and eliminating all the usual pain points of booking bus rentals. Long wait times, misleading websites, and deceptive pricing are a thing of the past with CharterUP’s platform.
Through our platform, you can book any size Detroit charter bus for any occasion. Our network has everything from 18-passenger minibuses for intimate gatherings to 56-passenger coach buses for large-scale events. Each bus is inspected and maintained regularly for safety and comes with all the amenities you need for a comfortable ride, from A/C to power outlets, along with a professional and highly trained bus driver. All you need to do is put your travel dates, passenger count, and itinerary into the app, and you’re ready to hit the road with one of the countless Detroit buses in CharterUP’s network.
Benefits of Booking a Detroit Charter Bus
When you rent a Detroit bus through the CharterUP app, all the usual problems of group transportation are eliminated. Instead of coordinating multiple cars or paying for different rideshares, your entire group can be in the same vehicle. Rather than stressing over finding parking and driving in crowded or unfamiliar streets, your professional charter bus driver can take the wheel while you relax. With a Detroit charter bus rental, you have an all-inclusive group transportation solution that goes where you want to go, when you want to go there.
See Detroit with a Private Charter Bus
From Detroit Style pizza to Motown music to being the automobile capital of the country, Detroit has something for everyone. And when you are looking for transportation for your next group outing in Detroit, CharterUP is on your side. See the Detroit Institute of Arts, enjoy some tunes and learn some history at the Motown Museum, catch a Detroit Lions game at Ford Field, and more with the help of a private Detroit bus from our extensive network.
Detroit Charter Bus and Shuttle Services
Check out the Detroit Professional Sports Scene
Fans of almost every sport will find something to cheer about in Detroit. The city has several professional sports teams for every sport from football to ice hockey. Whether you want to take your employees to Comerica Park for a Tigers game for a fun team-building event, or your groom-to-be to Little Caesars Arena for a Pistons game as part of their bachelor party weekend, CharterUP can find you the right bus. A Detroit bus rental for the big game is a great transportation solution, as you have a built-in designated driver, don’t need to deal with game day crowds, and can add stops to your itinerary for after the game if you want to hit the local bars and restaurants.
Book Beautiful Detroit Wedding Shuttles
While planning a wedding of any size is exciting, it’s also notoriously stressful getting everything planned down to the smallest detail. Thankfully, when it comes to transportation, CharterUP can help alleviate some of that stress and give you an all-inclusive Detroit wedding shuttle service for your big day. You can book a charter bus in Detroit for any aspect of your wedding, from the rehearsal dinner to transportation for out-of-town guests. Whether you’re eloping in an intimate ceremony at The Lost Forty or holding a grand occasion with hundreds of people at Waterview Loft, CharterUP wants to be there for you on your big day with reliable Detroit wedding shuttles.
See Detroit’s Top Attractions with a Group
You can book a private bus rental in Detroit for any group size to see some of Detroit’s top attractions. Head to the MotorCity Casino and try your luck with a group, explore the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant Museum with fellow automobile enthusiasts, take your preschool class to the Detroit Zoo, and more with a bus rental from CharterUP. Want to explore more than one spot? Maybe even for more than one day? No problem. You can book a private Detroit bus for day trips, weekend trips, weeklong trips, and more. All you need to do is make a list of your travel dates, headcount, and everywhere you want to go, and have this information handy when you are ready to book. Our team can take it from there, and you will be set up with an experienced bus driver who can take you to and from every stop on your list.
Explore nearby destinations with CharterUP
When you book a bus with CharterUP, you aren’t limited to just Detroit. Our network extends across the United States, so no matter how far your travels take you, you can always count on us to get you there and back.
Popular Trips from Detroit:
- Chicago, IL: 280 miles (5 hours)
- Indianapolis, IN: 280 miles (4-5 hours)
- Cincinnati, OH: 260 miles (4 hours)
- Columbus, OH: 200 miles (3 hours)
- Cleveland, OH: 170 miles (2.5 hours)
(Miles and times are approximate)
Airport Shuttles in Detroit for Easy Transfers
CharterUPcan connect you with airport transportation solutions, whether you are an airline passenger or a logistics coordinator for the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. With an airport transfer charter bus, you can avoid the challenges of driving from the airport in multiple cars, splitting up big groups, or finding expensive rideshares to pick you up at the airport when you rent a Detroit airport shuttle bus. Plus, keep things running according to schedule; your charter bus driver will aim to arrive 15 minutes early to their designated spots, and can even help assist you with loading and unloading luggage. CharterUP also offers charter bus rentals for airlines that can assist you with passenger shuttles, employee shuttles, and even emergency transportation when you need it the most.
Shuttle Students Safely With CharterUP’s Verified Bus Network
Book a Bus for Detroit Students
Safety is at the top of our minds at CharterUP. We only work with companies that maintain and inspect their vehicles on a regular basis, and companies that employ highly trained and experienced charter bus drivers with a clean background check and driving record. So if you are looking for a Detroit charter bus rental for school events, CharterUP is your stop. A minibus or coach bus, depending on your class size, is a step up from a yellow school bus with its seat belts for safety, A/C for comfort, and ADA-accessible features for students of all abilities. CharterUP can also help you secure college shuttle buses for campus events, campus tours, college sports teams, and other campus needs. Book a specialty Detroit shuttle bus to take your students around campus, to and from off-site parking, and even fun entertainment areas nearby like malls. We can set you up with a contract for shuttle services in both the short and long term.
Secure Your Detroit Charter Bus Rental Today
It’s never been quicker or easier to book a Detroit bus for any group size or occasion. With the help of CharterUP’s intuitive platform, you can book the perfect Detroit bus in less than 60 seconds, in addition to comparing bus prices, reviews, and vehicles. All you need to do is know where you’re going, when you are going there, and who you are going with. From there, CharterUP can take care of the rest. Safe travels!
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I know that my group will be safe when we travel with CharterUP?
CharterUP only partners with bus operators who share our vision for delivering the highest level of service and safety to all passengers. All bus operators go through a rigorous vetting process, which includes reviewing safety records, on-time performance, and customer reviews. Additionally, CharterUP requires bus operators to maintain high standards surrounding timeliness, cleanliness, and overall customer satisfaction.
What types of groups typically use CharterUP's services?
CharterUP’s services are designed to meet the needs of schools, corporations, sports teams, church groups, wedding parties, and more. Groups and companies that travel frequently can partner with CharterUP to take advantage of additional benefits reserved for recurring customers.
Can I view pictures and reviews of the buses and operators before making a reservation?
CharterUP’s online marketplace displays safety ratings, recent reviews, and detailed vehicle descriptions so you can see exactly what to expect when you make your reservation. Our platform also allows you to communicate directly with bus operators, giving you the opportunity to ask any questions you may have and ensure that you’re booking the right bus for your group.
How can I make a reservation for a charter bus on CharterUP's marketplace?
Simply input your travel details and our platform will generate real-time pricing and availability from our network of hundreds of bus operators across the U.S.
From there, you can compare vehicles, prices, operator reviews, on-time performance, safety records, and amenities all in one place. Once you’ve selected the bus that best fits your needs, you can book your reservation and receive confirmation right away.
What kinds of vehicles and amenities can I find on CharterUP?
CharterUP’s network of more than 4,000 vehicles includes minibuses, coach buses, and luxurious motor coaches. Amenities can include reclining seats, air conditioning, on-board restrooms, Wi-Fi, power outlets, and entertainment options such as TV screens or DVD players.
What if I need to change my itinerary or cancel my trip?
At CharterUP, we understand that sometimes plans change, and we’re here to help make any adjustments as smooth as possible. While it’s always best to finalize your itinerary in advance, we know that there are many moving pieces involved in travel, and we’re happy to work with you to make any necessary changes or cancellations. Changes can only be made up to 3 days before your trip.
CharterUP also offers a flexible refund policy:
- 100% refund: Cancellations 30 days or more from pickup
- 90% refund: Cancellations between 29 days and 72 hours from pickup
- No refund: Cancellations fewer than 72 hours from pickup
*All refund percentages are based on the total amount of the booked trip.
For more information about our policies, refer to our complete Terms & Conditions.
How do I pay for my charter bus rental? Is the full cost due at booking?
Once you’ve found the perfect bus for your trip and accepted a quote, you will be directed to a payment page to confirm your reservation. At that time, a deposit of 10% will be due to secure your booking. The confirmation screen will also show the date by which the remainder of the payment is due. We require a valid credit card to be on file to secure a reservation.
Type of Buses Available and their amenities
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“On the day of the trip I received a tracking link when the bus was on the way. Got a notification that the bus was in front of the lobby to get picked up. The driver was very courteous and thoughtful! We were really satisfied with CharterUp and ended up giving the driver a nice gratuity at the end.”
“CharterUP doesn’t cut corners in their customer service. Our trip was on a a busy weekend and we couldn’t find available buses to charter our kids to a summer camp. A nice CharterUP agent found us a bus at a reasonable price. So glad we made it happen.. our parents and kids had a happy trip!”
“We are new to charterUP and could not be happier with our decision. Been through a different bus companies and travel agents and CharterUP is the real deal. Find the costs very competitive to booking directly with the companies but they save you the time and headaches.”
“Could not have been more satisfied with the experience of using CharterUP. Amazing staff and the bus we had was very nice and had leather seats.”
“Never thought I would leave a review for CharterUP or any bus rental app out there, but CharterUP delivered on what we asked for. CharterUP was awesome and made our first bus charter experience an amazing one. Their system is great and makes choosing from different bus companies worth our time. The representative agent I spoke to answered all the questions that a first timer like us had.”
“I used CharterUP for my wedding in Nahant, MA. We had about 100 guests that needed to be shuttled from Salem, MA, to Nahant, MA, which was about a 30 minute trip. I had to make several changes in the itinerary leading up to the wedding, and CharterUP was great at updating the changes and communicating them with the local company. I had a positive experience overall and would recommend them!”