AUSTIN, TX (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Charter Bus America, Inc. ( today announced that it has launched an online reservation system, allowing travelers to access multiple quotes and information for custom charter bus travel in a matter of seconds. The pilot launch targets charter bus rentals in Austin, Texas, but the company plans to make all Texas charter bus rentals available by the end of November and several other states by the end of this year.

“Typically if you try to shop for charter bus rental pricing you can expect to wait at least 24 hours and some times up to a week to get the information that you need,” said Dylan Peterson, CEO and co-founder of Charter Bus America, Inc. “With, you can type in your charter bus rental itinerary and get pricing from multiple charter bus companies in seconds. It’s incredibly convenient in comparison to what else is out there today.”

According to the 2000 Motor Coach Census report, charter bus companies in the U.S. and Canada carry about 860 million passengers each year. Depending on the length and distance of the charter bus trip, the price can range from $300 to over $10,000.’s automatic quote system reduces the time it typically takes a customer to get pricing from 2 days or more when using competing shopping methods, down to a matter of seconds.

In addition to pricing, customers can view pictures of equipment from each bus company and read about important facts such as years in business, size of fleet, and age of equipment.

The website has been well received amongst leading charter bus companies. “I think the site is great. It helps us win business without bogging down our sales staff with requests for quotes. I just can’t see a downside,” said Dan Dipert, President of Dan Dipert Coaches in Arlington, TX.

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