Transportation Department

  • Bus Transportation Request

    As a reminder, Head Start and Pre-K students are not eligible for bus transportation. 

    SUMMER SCHOOL: Enter start date June 4, 2024.
    The deadline to sign up for bus transportation is May 23.

    FALL 2024: Enter start date August 7, 2024.
    The deadline to submit a request for bus transportation is July 29, unless your student is a new enrollee to the district.  All requests for transportation received after the deadline will not go into effect until August 19. 

    Transportation Request (CLICK THIS LINK)
    Aplicación para el Distrito Escolar de Transporte (HAGA CLIC AQUÍ)

    RIDE 360 Bus Portal

    Set up your Ride 360 bus portal today! Due to an updated system,
    you will need to enter the campus ID code in order to properly connect to your child in Ride 360.

    Click HERE to set up Ride 360.
    Download Traversa Ride 360 in th app store.

    You can track your child's route and see the exact pick up and drop off times. As the first day of school approaches, these times will be adjusted. Once your child's request is processed, you can see all the transportation details on the portal. This will be an important messaging tool for the transportation department throughout the year.


  • Alvin Thomas
    Director: Alvin Thomas
    1000 FM 3092 (Radio Hill Rd.)-South building
    Gainesville, TX 76240

Transportation Mission Statement

  • The objective of the Gainesville I.S.D. Transportation Department  is to provide safe, efficient and dependable transportation for the students and parents of  the district. We recognize that this is an important service within the educational system.  As members of the Transportation Department, we will conduct ourselves as professionals,  dedicated to caring for the people we serve. We will also serve to be progressive in thought  and action as we plan for the present and the future. We must do our part willingly and unselfishly.  Working together, we will provide the safest and best service possible. When this is accomplished,  we can be proud of the contribution that each of us has made in preparing our students for the future.