4 Motorcoach Accessible Destinations for Your Next School Trip

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Planning your school trips can be difficult. There are always more interesting locations that you can take your students where they can really experience all the joy learning has to offer. At the same time, there are always budgeting concerns.

If you’re looking for some great places for a school trip with your students in the Indiana or Michigan areas, Cardinal Buses would like to help. We have years of experience providing excellent charter buses for school trips and know some of the most popular destinations available.


Chicago is one of the most popular choices. With a wide variety of cultural and educational resources in the city, you can find a way to make a Chicago trip relevant to any class or club. Popular attractions include the Zoo, Chicago Botanic Garden, the Art Institute of Chicago, Adler Planetarium, Second City Improv troupe, and a vibrant musical theatre scene.

Grand Rapids

If you’re looking to provide your students with the big city experience but without the drive to Chicago, Grand Rapids is an excellent option. This vibrant city, with it’s unique skyline, offers students a number of unique experiences such as the Gerald R Ford Presidential Library and Museum, the Grand Rapids Children’s Museum, the Forest History Center, and the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts.

Fort Wayne

A more intimate experience, Fort Wayne offers a great place for you students to learn in an environment that is far less stressful for the chaperones. Attractions to the city include the Fort Wayne Symphonic Orchestra, the Johnny Appleseed part, and the Fort Wayne Firefighters museum.


On the shore of Lake Michigan, Holland offers the best in small town charm and urban convenience. Your students will enjoy the Holland Museum, the unique film series of the Kickerbocker theater, visiting the past in the Settlers House Museum, and the Big Red Lighthouse.

You don’t have to go far to make your school trip special for students. And charter buses for school trips allow you to travel in the very best of comfort. These motor coaches account for 751 million passenger trips across the nation each year, more than airlines.

If you’re looking for the perfect trip for your students, and the best in ease of travel, consider renting a charter bus for your school trip.