School buses remain the dominant form of daily transportation for students.
|26 million||Number of students that ride school buses each day in the United States|
|480,000||Number of schools buses transporting U.S. students|
|346.6 million||Total daily mileage saved by students riding school buses|
|17.3 million||Number of private vehicles that would be needed to transport students that now ride school buses|
|36||Average number of cars that would be needed to transport the students on one school bus|
|3.1 billion||Number of gallons of fuel that would be consumed if private vehicles transported students instead of school buses|
|Source: The American School Bus Council|