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Mini and Short Buses

Efficiently sized, industry-leading quality.

Model 1 mini and short bus inventory measures from 19 to 22 feet in length. With seating capacities up to 15 passengers, our mini and short buses are highly customizable to meet the needs of your industry. Find ADA compliant and wheelchair configuration options to support your paratransit or non-emergency fleet. Our non-CDL options reduce driver restrictions and optimize your fleet’s serviceability. Plus, you can choose between different fuel types including 100% all-electric.

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Vehicle Features

Narrow bus body

Our inventory features standard and narrow-body designs, as well as low-profile and mini sizes.


Our mini and short buses can hold up to 15 passengers.


Choose from optional front and rear wheelchair lifts that are ADA compliant, as well as wheelchair configurations for easy access.


Mini and short buses feature interior, overhead, and rear luggage options to offer plenty of space for every traveler.

Fuel efficiency

For optimized energy efficiency, Model 1 helps you build hybrid, full electric, and alternative fuel vehicles into your fleet.

Non-CDL options

Non-CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) vehicles help you maximize available driving staff without special training.

Model 1 Exclusive Features

No matter how your fleet evolves, your experts at Model 1 are always here to help you find the perfect solutions for your vehicles. From alternative fuel conversions and upfitting to decontamination and air purification, you’ll always have a partner to help your fleet succeed. At Model 1, we’re here to help at every mile — far beyond the sale.

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Fuel conversion

Choose the fuel or power best suited for you. Make the switch to electric or other alternative fuels to maximize usage and lower costs.

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Air purification

We have partnered with Plasma Air and ProAir to introduce new, easy-to-mount air purifying units to keep your fleet feeling good-as-new.

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Our experts work with you to craft a financing package that works within your budget. In addition to purchasing, we support leasing and trade-ins to help you achieve your ideal fleet.

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Meet your Model 1 Experts

Looking for additional information for your fleet? Schedule a consultation with your Model 1 experts for professional insights on the best vehicles for your business. Fill out the form to get started.