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Can bus drivers work year round?

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Bus drivers are able to work year round, especially those who aren't school bus drivers, according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. Work hours vary by type of driver, so even those who work year-round often do not always work full-time as drivers or have set schedules.

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Although transit drivers may work year round and deal with weekend and late night shifts, school bus drivers often only work during the school year and have a certain number of runs during each school day, states the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. However, it is possible to work year round as a school bus driver in certain districts.

Bus drivers who drive vacationers around may work whenever their companies are having tours, so whether they work year round depends on the tour schedule.

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