Starting a Bus Service
How will I finance the purchase of the bus?
What authorities do I need? How do I file for these authorities?
What kind of insurance do I need and what amount of coverage?
What safety requirements will I need to meet?
What are the requirements for vehicle maintenance?
What is a PUC Tax? (this may not be required in all states)
What road and fuel taxes will I need to file and pay?
What can I expect in my first year of operations?
I want to start a company here is a checklist to help you make plans.
I would like to get a printed copy of this article for reference
by Morgan Rush, Demand Media
Starting a passenger transportation company requires a large capital outlay before you even open for business. You need to have a garage where you store your vehicles when they are not in use and do basic repairs. In some cities, such as
you must have a fleet of at least 25 vehicles to start a taxicab company. Other
cities require you to operate your passenger transportation company 24 hours a
day, which requires you to hire several drivers. Know the regulations for your
city before you invest in your ground transportation business. Cleveland, Ohio