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Charter Buses for Any Group or Occasion

If you need group transportation services in Des Moines you can count on in a pinch, CIT Signature Transportation can help. Our fleet of charter buses and vans has traversed countless miles across Iowa & beyond in order to connect groups of people with their destinations. You can count on our luxury transportation services for hassle-free bus rentals across the country.

With trained drivers at the helm, we’ve seen kids’ faces light up with joy when they reach their school trip location, watched families reunite for milestone occasions, and celebrated with youth sports teams on their way back from a championship win. No matter why you’re traveling, CIT Signature Transportation is here to ensure the journey unfolds smoothly.

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Comfortable Buses & Luxury Amenities

You’re headed out for a corporate event with your sales department, management team, or important clients in tow. With CIT Signature Transportation, you’ll have several of the best transportation options to choose from in Des Moines. Our 56 to 60 passenger luxury charter bus can transport a large group with a bonus of several luxurious amenities. Our 38-passenger bus offers a more affordable yet still comfortable ride.

Our fleet of luxury bus rentals in Iowa is built to impress. Wherever you intend to go, our coach bus charter company provides a stylish, relaxed journey. Enjoy a high-end transportation experience complete with all the conveniences you need onboard.

If you’re traveling with just a few VIPs and want to journey in style, you might consider our sleek executive car or 14-passenger executive minicoach. With any CIT Signature Transportation vehicle, you can expect the best of modern amenities. Think WiFi, air conditioning and heating, onboard restrooms, overhead luggage space, reclinable seating, and more. On our diverse luxury vehicles, kick up the comfort level a notch with bonus features like Bluetooth radio and premium leather seating.

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Trust CIT With Your Transportation Needs

There are countless reasons to rent a charter bus in Iowa. Are you getting the family together for the wedding event of the century? Looking for a safe charter bus to bring school kids on a zoo expedition? In need of professional service to impress your guests at a business conference? No matter where you’re going or why, CIT Signature Transportation is happy to be your transportation partner. 

Our Des Moines charter bus service covers the range from business trips and trade shows to church groups, youth sports, sightseeing trips, and much more! Depending on the size of your group, you might be more comfortable with either small group transportation or a large shuttle bus style. We’ve got options for groups of all sizes, as you’ll learn from the introduction to our fleet below.

Whether convenience or luxury is your end goal, we’ve got you covered with a little bit of everything. Our charter bus service in Iowa is here to help make every occasion more special. With CIT Signature Transportation, the event doesn’t start when you arrive at your destination — it begins when you climb on board.

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We’re Safe

CIT Signature Transportation promises you the safest drivers using the safest equipment complemented with the strict adherence to license and insurance requirements. Our Safety and Compliance Coordinator works diligently training and educating our professional drivers. Your safety is our 1st priority.


We’re Green

When you choose one of our coaches, you’re making a choice that benefits the environment, too. Every coach removes up to 56 personal vehicles off the road, making for reduced traffic congestion and better air for all of us! Additionally, we run our coaches on eco-friendly soy diesel.


Finest Fleet

Our commitment to your journey is seen in our clean, beautiful fleet. Our luxury coach bus rentals are top of the line, from their construction to the onboard amenities. We want our customers to ride in class, comfort, and style.


Dedicated Support

We have support available 24/7. If there is ever a concern on the road, we have staff available to begin the remedy. Our wide network of trusted friends across the nation helps to minimize the effect of any on-the-road issues. If there is ever a concern on the road, know that we have staff on hand to get to you as soon as possible so your trip can continue without a hitch!


Award Winning

Being good at what we do isn’t just something that we talk about. As a nationally recognized luxury bus rental company, we provide an experience that makes every passenger feel like a VIP. We have constantly made exceptional transportation our goal and that is reflected in the feedback we get. From receiving awards and commendation for the services we provide to maintaining a high safety rating, quality service is what we’re known for!


Professional Drivers

When someone else is behind the wheel, you want to know you can trust them. We know this, & place a lot of emphasis on hiring quality drivers who are skilled, have experience, & whose personal habits would never compromise your safety. Our drivers are friendly, knowledgeable, & trained in what they do.


The CIT Story

Our company started in 1988 as a pupil transportation service in the Ames Community School District. Since our beginnings, we’ve expanded significantly, becoming Iowa’s most recognized chartered bus service. We proudly transport business professionals, athletes, & students in large & small groups on trips near & far. On a regular basis, we currently serve Iowa State University, the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau, CyRide, local school charters, & many more!



With CIT Signature Transportation, the event doesn’t start when you arrive at your destination

it begins when you climb on board.

Trusted by Thousands


Years serving Iowa

7+ million

Safe Rides

35+ million

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Success Stories

Whether convenience or luxury is your end goal, we’ve got you covered with a little bit of everything. Our charter bus service in Iowa is here to help make every occasion more special.


Jeremiah did an incredible job overseeing their crew on Saturday.  He even worked the loading zones during the busier times (PC lot before parade, Berean lot after parade).  All the drivers were professional, courteous, and patient with the crowds. 

Christopher B.W. Dana Pella, IA

I was very pleased with the service, the driver, the motor coach itself, the price, and the overall experience from our trip to Lincoln, so thank you very much for your service and getting that setup in a timely manner. We cant wait to travel with CIT Signature Transportation again!

David Leighton – Head Coach Bantam Red Team (Des Moines Youth Hockey), Des Moines, IA

I can honestly say I have never been so blown away by such incredible service from a bus company in all of my years coaching debate and traveling around the country. From the bottom of my heart, thank you. We will be coming back year after year for this tournament and your company is a vital part…

Jon Cruz, Director of Forensics (Speech & Debate), The Bronx High School of Science, Bronx, New York

Thank you for your assistance with renting the motor coaches for our Alumni Days tours last week. I was especially please when I called on Thursday morning to see if you had wheel chair accessible buses. The staff made a last minute change of buses to accommodate our needs and I can’t thank you…

Julie Larson, Director of Outreach and Events, Life Member, Iowa State University Alumni Association – ISU Alumni Center, Ames, IA

On behalf of the ISU Steel Bridge Team, I’d like to thank CIT Signature for your assistance in planning and executing our trip to Seattle. We had fantastic drivers that were very polite, safe, and helpful. One driver even helped us get free admission to Devil’s Tower by being politely…

Andrew Faust, Iowa State University, Civil Engineering, Senior ASCE Steel Bridge President, Regional Planning Committee, Ames, IA

We wanted to send a thank you note for allowing us to have a good trip last week. (Would have been great if we would have won all of the games!) At times is was a little scattered with trying to get things organized and planned spur of the moment to make sure we got enough games in…..our…

Matt Egger, Assistant Softball Coach, University of Northern Iowa

I highly recommend CIT Signature’s services for a number of reasons – but, especially, for their professionalism and comfort. My company hosted a trip to a concert in Kansas City and CIT went the extra mile for our guests. Our driver was polite and friendly in a way that made him more…

Jay Wells, Production Manager, Des Moines Radio Group

We had a great visit to Templeton yesterday and our driver was exceptionally courteous and helpful! We had a great experience and would certainly be happy to ride with CIT Signature Transportation on our next visit. Thanks for all of your help!

Andrew Tomes, Midwest Brand Ambassador, Templeton Rye Spirits, LLC

Your service was FANTASTIC!! I didn’t have to worry about a thing. I knew your group would be ready at the right time & places! Thanks for making my meeting transportation needs flow so seamlessly. I look forward to working with you again in the future. Kudos to you & your team.

Dana – Ames, IA


We Are Looking to Expand!

At CIT Signature Transportation, we have open positions for maintenance, customer service, & bus driver personnel. If you are interested in becoming a part of the “Sit Back, Relax, & Experience the Journey” movement, we’d love to hear from you!