Welcome to the Transportation Department

This webpage is under construction as we prepare to implement new and improved ways of serving our wonderful community. Please check back the first week of July for information and instructions regarding bus numbers, stop locations/times and how to request a stop. Thank you for your patience!

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For any concerns regarding independent contractor buses (buses numbered 1-199), please contact 1-833-432-8737.

For any concerns regarding Durham School Services buses (buses numbered 200 and above), please contact 1-833-busreport or go to Busreport.com.

               For all other transportation inquiries please call 423-498-5555

Hamilton County Department of Education transports more than 20,000 students to and from school each day. There are 239 daily bus routes covering 20,000 miles each day and 3.5 million miles annually. Our mission is to provide safe and efficient transportation to and from school.


Important Documents

Many of our documents are available to view or print in Adobe Acrobat format. If you don't have the free reader installed on your system, you can download it from the Adobe web site.