The maximum seating capacity of a standard school bus is 72 passengers. A conventional school bus has 13 rows of seats on each side. However, the number of rows of seats is determined by the type of vehicle being used. They base the calculation according to the federal standard size of a school bus seat, which is 39 inches.
Along with the calculation, the number of emergency exits and the type of school bus are also considered. Type C is the conventional school bus that is frequently used and can accommodate 72 elementary school students or 41 high school students. The stereotypical school bus seat is 39 inches wide and is considered to have a seating capacity for three students. All buses for sale School buses for sale School buses for sale Coach buses for saleTransit %26 trolleybuses for saleMFSAB for saleBuild %26 Price of a new bus.