The Bus Center Illinois

The New and Used Bus Dealer of Illinois


At The Bus Center, we know how it goes. You’ve got a group of people – maybe it’s a retirement community, a church small group or first grade class – that needs to travel somewhere. The issue is – how do you move that many people quickly and efficiently? At The Bus Center, it’s our mission to fulfill all of Illinois’ mass transit needs. We provide new and used buses and vans for sale. Our shuttle buses, school buses and passenger vans and other vehicles are all top-notch quality at an affordable price. That way, your group never goes without a set of wheels again. We’re The Bus Center, and we are the exclusively endorsed bus vendor for LifeWay.

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A Wide Variety of Inventory

There really is ‘no noise in Illinois’ when you choose a modern and efficient diesel bus. Take a look at just a few of the options The Bus Center provides:


  • Small buses and vans: 15 Passengers or Less
  • Medium: 16-26 Passengers
  • Large: 27+ Passengers
  • MFSAB: (Multi-Functional School Activity Buses) 15-30 Passengers
  • Executive Limousine buses and vans
  • Wheelchair accessible passenger vans


Having the flexibility to choose from the above list can make all the difference. At The Bus Center we understand that not everyone’s transportation needs are the same and having a luxury bus or wheelchair accessible van can make all the difference for ease of travel. With so many options in our inventory, we’re sure we have the vehicle for sale that is right for you.

Top Quality Manufacturers

Our buses and are built and manufactured by some of the most trusted brands in the business.



-Thomas Built Buses



-Bus Corporation

-Federal Coach

-Turtle Top


-StarTrans Bus


Working with quality manufacturers like these makes our job easy – and makes the mid or large size bus or van that we provide you with all the more stable and efficient.

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The Bus Center Serves in Your Area

We proudly serve the entire state of Illinois. From Marion to Springfield to Chicago – The Bus Center is here to help. We serve:

Algonquin, Arlington Heights, Aurora, Belleville, Bloomington, Bolingbrook, Buffalo Grove, Carbondale, Carol Stream, Champaign, Chicago, Cicero, Crystal Lake, Decatur, Des Plaines, Downers Grove, Elgin, Elk Grove Village, Elmhurst, Evanston, Glen Ellyn, Glenview, Gurnee, Hinsdale, Hoffman Estates, Joliet, Kankakee, Lake Forest, Libertyville, Lombard, Moline, Mount Prospect, Naperville, Northbrook, Oak Brook, Oak Lawn, Oak Park, Orland Park, Palatine, Peoria, Plainfield, Quincy, Rockford, Schaumburg, Skokie, South Holland, Springfield, St. Charles, Tinley Park, Urbana, Waukegan, Wheaton, and more.

More About Us

Down south in Birmingham, Alabama lies The Bus Center Headquarters. We’re one of the nation’s top dealers in passenger buses and vans, and we’re here to serve you. Reach out to us for service and support: 888.994.5143

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