New Buses

Kerlin Bus Sales & Leasing, Inc. does more than just sell buses. We are your partners in transportation. Kerlin Bus Sales will work with you to ensure your needs are met – whether it be a small activity bus for a church or daycare, or an entire fleet for your commercial operation. Passenger safety the is number one priority for Kerlin Bus Sales and Thomas Built Buses. That is why every bus meets or exceeds Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards for school buses. We will work closely with you to examine your needs and determine which vehicle is best suited for the application.

Financing

We will work with you to find the financing solution that best fits your needs.

Please do not hesitate to contact us about your financing needs.

Available New Buses

  • Activity Buses

    Activity Buses

    A new trend can be seen in the school bus industry: multi-functional school activity buses becoming more common. Many customers are purchasing activity buses and customizing them to look, feel, and drive like motor coaches. The Thomas Type D rear-engine HDX, Type A Minotour, and smooth-sided Saf-T-Liner C2 are perfect for schools, churches,…

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  • Conventional Buses

    Conventional Buses

    Obviously, the first thing you notice about the Thomas Saf-T-Liner C2 is the way it looks. It looks different for one very important reason – safety. The C2 was designed to make it the best conventional bus on the road. The large sloped windshield adds visibility for drivers, and strength was a very important factor when building the Saf-T-Liner…

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  • Front Engine Transit

    Front Engine Transit

    ​Newly redesigned, the driver’s cockpit is designed for driver comfort and safety with optimized access to controls. More efficient than ever, the Safe-T-Liner EFX is the affordable transit bus. The Saf-T-Liner EFX has the capacity to carry more students on longer routes and the maneuverability to navigate short spaces. Drivers will have a…

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  • Minotours

    Minotours

    Thomas has designed a bus that is not only safe, but also easy to maintain, comfortable to drive, and durable enough to withstand the rigors of everyday use. The Type A bus begins with a dependable GM or Ford chassis, on which Thomas builds a unique steel cage body. Thomas engineers designed a rugged framework of one-piece, skirt-to-skirt roof…

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  • MyBus

    MyBus

    ​You will feel right at home behind the wheel of the MyBus MFSAB. With easy to reach driver’s controls similar to those in a van, it’s comfortable, compact and easy to maneuver. MyBus includes countless safety features and rugged engineering making it an excellent choice for childcare and activity centers, service organizations and churches.…

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  • Propane and CNG

    Propane and CNG

    ​Thomas Built Buses offers alternatives to diesel technology in several of their product lines. Kerlin Bus Sales will be happy to work with you to find the best fit for your organization.

    In Indiana, propane is the most popular alternative. The Saf-T-Liner C2 can seat up to 81 passengers and features a 8.0L LPG by Powertrain Integration with…

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  • Rear Engine Transit

    Rear Engine Transit

    ​For all its sleek and stylish looks, the real beauty of the Thomas Saf-T-Liner HDX is its street smarts. The HDX features the largest windshield in its class for better driver visibility. Its rear engine design provides greater maneuverability and a cooler, quieter driver’s compartment. While the Saf-T-Liner HDX has many more standard…

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