School Transportation

The School Transportation Management Section provides leadership, assistance, and training for school districts and other clients to ensure safe and efficient transportation of Florida's public school students. This section is also responsible for monitoring school district transportation programs for compliance with laws, rules, and industry campaigns pertaining to safety.

Safety Instructions for Parents and Students

Illegal Passing of School Buses - Survey Results

Most of the Florida school bus operators participated again this year in a survey of illegal passing of their buses. The survey results are now available below. Additional safety information is also available at

School Bus Bid Contracts and Documents

If you have difficulty accessing the files below, please contact School Transportation Management at 850-245-9795.


School District Transportation Profiles

Current and past editions of the Quality Link – Florida School District Transportation Profiles can be found here. The Profiles is a comprehensive document containing demographic, statistical, and financial information on each Florida school district transportation program. It also includes statewide summary reports.

To Find An Approved Student Tour Operator, Use The Following Link:

National School Transportation Specifications and Procedures, 2015

Florida School Bus Specifications, Revised 2013

Florida School Bus Safety Inspection Manual, 2017

Other Transportation Documents

325 W. Gaines Street, Room 834
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400
Phone: 850-245-9795
Fax: 850-245-9935