From the first pick-up to the last drop-off, safety is our guiding principle.

Welcome to Matthews Buses

A better ride all around

Since 1967, our family-owned company has been an industry leader in providing safe transportation for generations of families. Our mission is to supply the safest, most reliable, highest-performance, and long-term cost-efficient school buses.

Thomas Electric Buses


Get plugged into the latest innovations in EV. Thomas’s Jouley EV bus brings safety, reliability, and efficiency to the next generation! Jouley’s clean and green sustainable engineering was designed to protect our children’s and the environment’s future.


Our sales team is recognized industry-wide for outstanding customer service. All Matthews sales professionals have a comprehensive knowledge of our full product line, from Thomas’s exceptional manufacturing practices to the details of their unparalleled warranty program.

Our sales team is committed to meeting each customer’s specific needs and matching your goals and budget with the best buses for your fleet.


There's Only One Thing Better Than Great Service—that's school buses that need less of it! But when you do, we're here for you.

With four state-of-the-art bus servicing locations throughout New York State, there’s a Matthews Buses repair & service center near you. Staffed by certified, highly skilled technicians, our talented team will get your bus back on the road in record time.

For most repairs, our service manager will send a mobile-certified technician out to you! We’ve got your back!

Current Specials


We’ve got all the parts you need! With a huge inventory of replacement bus parts within reach, our experienced parts personnel are ready to assist you in keeping your vehicles operating at peak performance.

Our goal is to ensure that every bus in your fleet is fully equipped to meet current federal safety standards.

Current Specials


When your buses need to look as “good as new,” look no further than Matthews state-of-the-art full-service, collision, paint, and body shop.

Our highly trained body shop professionals have the knowledge and expertise to get your buses back on the road fully compliant with DOT and manufacturer specifications. Our team is just a phone call away.


Our business revolves around education! At Matthews, we promote and provide comprehensive training opportunities and professional development workshops for your staff, technicians, and bus drivers.

A highly qualified team of employees ensures everyone’s safety and confidence. Training sessions are available on-site and on-line.


Matthews Buses has the best in the industry! On our flagship bus, Thomas includes an unparalleled 3-year standard warranty, with options to go higher, keeping your fleet on the road and your cost of ownership on target. Our warranty department is available to guide you through the ins and outs of your warranty and assist you with submitting your claims and scheduling your work. Let Thomas and Matthews partner and advocate to protect your investment.



We are designated as a Thomas Buses Platinum Dealer! This recognition is awarded to select exceptional dealers that achieve and maintain the HIGHEST LEVEL of customer service and support.

Get on board with Matthews and experience the platinum difference.