News and Events

2020 Thomas Built Buses Dealer Meeting –April 5-7, 2020
Location: The Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa located in Savannah, Georgia.

Annual Barbeque – October 11th

Oct-3rdpostOn October 11th New England Transit Sales will be hosting its annual barbeque.
A fun filled afternoon with good eats and games celebrating our hard working, dedicated employees and marking the end of another busy, successful summer season.
Check out later the pictures of the event.

Paul Zinck, Vice President of Sales, Celebrates 25 Years of Service

On December 12, 2017 our Vice President of Sales, Paul Zinck, celebrated his 25th anniversary of service with New England Transit Sales, Inc. Reaching such a milestone is a very special occasion and it is a true testament of his loyalty and dedication to his job. Paul’s level of expertise in this industry has allowed him to significantly contribute to the company’s success in sales and has helped achieve our present stature. His wealth of knowledge is endless and is truly beneficial to all newcomers to New England Transit Sales, Inc.
Aside from Paul’s professional attributes, those who know him well on a more personal level are quick to notice his witty banter, straight forward persona and great sense of humor. It’s a welcoming presence throughout the dealership and we look forward to having Paul around for more years to come.

43rd Annual NAPT(National Association for Pupil Transportation) Conference & Trade Show in Columbus, Ohio

George Logan and Ben Johnson attended the 43rd Annual NAPT(National Association for Pupil Transportation) Conference & Trade Show in Columbus, Ohio November 4-7, 2017 where the new C2 Electric and Detroit Engine was unveiled. Inspiring stories were shared by motivational keynote speakers: Stacey Bess, Roger Crawford and Jia Jiang. The conference and trade show offers a great opportunity to explore the latest technology, learn of upcoming trends and make new connections, just to name a few.

George+Ben at NAPT    Saf-T-Liner C2 Electric Concept Bus

Columbus Day Weekend 2017

Columbus Day Weekend, New England Transit’s Ben Johnson stopped by the Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport Maine for their Transit Day. The museum honors the transportation industry with miles of tracks where passengers of all ages can enjoy rides in antique and vintage trains and trolleys as well as buses. Ben showcased a 2013 Thomas EFX 77 passenger bus.

School Transportation Association of Massachusetts
– 44th Annual Convention and Trade Show



July 23 – 26, 2017
Sea Crest Beach Hotel
Old Silver Beach
North Falmouth, Cape Cod, MA
NETS, an annual exhibitor, carries on its tradition of sponsoring the Clambake.  Please
stop by our booth and tent area to meet our staff, including Ben Johnson, our newest
sales team member.  Then join us for games, food, drinks and socializing.
We look forward to seeing you there!


Please join us in welcoming Ben Johnson to the NETS sales team!

IMG_0643Ben Johnson joins the Sales team at New England Transit Sales (NETS).  Ben comes to NETS with 17 years of extensive bus sales experience, selling buses from New England to California & Hawaii, he is well-known and respected in the industry.  Ben’s love of buses and transportation began at the young age of 5 when he boarded his first school bus.  When he’s not helping customers into the perfect vehicle to meet their needs, he’s flying Cessna planes and pursuing a private pilot’s license.  Ben also enjoys spending quality time with his family and two dogs Rex and Duncan.  Please join us in welcoming Ben!

New England Transit Sales in business since 1977, is the region’s largest THOMAS Built Bus school and commercial bus dealership.  Celebrating their 40th anniversary as a value added dealership, NETS is praised for their exceptional customer service and providing expert bus sales, parts sales, service and warranty repair services.

A film crew stopped by each department to shoot footage for a promotional video for Thomas Built Bus! Visit our photo album behind the scenes on our Facebook page!

Coming Soon!

New England Transit Sales, Inc. is looking forward to another informative Thomas Dealership Conference! This year’s meeting is being heldGeorge, Barry and Bob at Thomas Delaer Meeting TX 4-3-17 in Dallas, TX from April 1st through April 4th. 

There will be several topics discussed ranging from new products and upgrades to service training.  We look forward in gaining more knowledge about the school bus industry that will help us improve and give our customers the best service possible. Check back soon for highlights from this event!

Barry Mead, George Logan and Bob Mitchell (left to right) representing New England Transit Sales at the 2017 Thomas Dealer Conference.

We’re celebrating the “Love the Bus” campaign!


Visit our inventory page to find a Thomas Built Bus you can fall in love with!

Here are some highlights from the 2016 Christmas Party!

Here are some highlights from the End of Summer BBQ 2016 & Recognition of Pat Marqus!

Earlier this Summer, NETS was represented by members of the Sales Team at the 2016 School Transportation Association of Massachusetts (STAM) Convention and Tradeshow!

Past Events

Highlights from the 2016 Christmas Party

End of Summer BBQ 2016 & Recognition of Pat Marqus

2016 School Transportation Association of Massachusetts (STAM) Convention and Tradeshow