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Getting students to school safely, on time and ready to learn®.

Petermann provides safe and reliable transportation to students across the state of Ohio, transporting more than 71,000+ students daily. With our expertise and nation-wide resources, you will no longer have to worry about: new bus capital, routing issues, bus breakdowns and the recruitment and training of drivers.


There is no safer way to transport students to school than on a school bus, and Petermann makes safety Priority #1


Our school district partners benefit from our nationally recognized preventive maintenance program.

Parents and Communities

We are privileged to serve Ohio as the transportation provider for more than 71,000 students daily. The students are our top priority and we do everything possible to ensure their safety.



At Petermann, everything we do is graded on the performance of our front line and our behind the scenes support. We heavily invest resources in employee recruitment and training because good employees can be hard to find. We expect all employees to meet stringent selection criteria, which includes drug testing, background checks and an extensive interview process.

Modern Fleet

​The national average age of buses in private fleets is 8 years. The average age of a Petermann school bus is 6 years.

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Surveys show school administrators can spend up to a third of their time managing an in-house transportation program or “doing it themselves.” However, outsourcing is a proven solution for more than 30 percent of the nation’s school districts.

While it may not be the answer for everyone, the contract option gives you the opportunity to free up your time and energy for your primary responsibility – educating children...

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