FidosRide Pet Bus
Our weekly bus trip originating in Florida and traveling through and within 17 East Coast states provides an economical solution to transporting your pet within this territory.States* served are:
Our custom bus is operated by a two driver team trained in proper care and handling of domestic pets. The pets are monitored constantly, are never left alone on the bus during the trip, are offered on-board food** and water per owner instructions, and are provided with regularly scheduled stops for exercise and relief. The ultimate goal of the FidosRide East Coast pet bus is to have your pet picked up and delivered safely to it's destination within 36 hours*** of pickup.
(**Food should be provided by pet owner to prevent stomach upset and digestive problems during trip. However, premium quality on-board food is available for all pets)
(***Due to variable traffic, weather conditions, and each trip being unique in it's routing this is a goal, not a guarantee. Our first concern is the proper care and safety of our clients.)
The bus service is door-to-door. Pickup and delivery can be made to your home, business, facility or agent authorized by you to recieve your pet. If you require assistance locating a boarding facility or pet sitter to receive your pet, please contact us for assistance. (facility fees are separate from transportation fees, are not under our control and must be paid directly to the provider of those facility services)
Pets travel in on-board compartments, there is no need for the owner to provide a special travel crate. Personal items (Blankets, toys, Pillows and pads) are welcomed during travel for placement in the compartment**** with your pet.
(**** Provided the item will fit comfortably within the compartment and not provide any type of safety hazard.
Special needs pets are accepted for bus travel on a case by case basis. Oral medications can be administered during travel per owner instructions, if required by veterinary prescription and provided by the pet's owner. Please contact us if there is any question as to whether this would be an appropriate option for your pet.
During the trip your drivers are available for contact by vehicle phone, office phone, text, and email as well as a location widget on our website so that you can see exactly where your pet is during the trip. Prior to transport you will be contacted to confirm the estimated time of pickup and an estimated time of arrival at the final destination. You should be aware that pickup and arrival can occur at any time of day or night and this should be prepared for in advance.
FidosRide Pet Bus is our most affordable service offering near the same level of service as FidoRide Private Car service.
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New York
- North Carolina
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- West Virginia
- (*and Washington DC)
FidosRide Private Car Service
This is our red carpet service and is available for nationwide transport. Your pet(s) will be picked up at a location designated by you at a time designated by you and travel with a single pet care technician attending to the pets every need. There will be regular food and water provided per your instructions and specified "special attention" is also provided per instruction.
During the trip your pet and it's pet care technician will rest at pet-friendly hotels and motels available along the route with regularly scheduled stops for exercise and relief.
Personal items such as blankets, toys, pillows and pads are welcomed, and recommended, for accompaniment during the trip.
Special needs pets are accepted on a case-by-case basis. We do not provide ambulatory services, but most special needs can be attended to during private car transport with specific instructions and medications provided by owner.
During the trip your drivers are available for contact by vehicle phone, office phone, text, and email as well as a location widget on our website so that you can see exactly where your pet is during the trip.
The costs for Pet Private Car service are comprised of mileage charges, time charges (where applicable), and incurred costs for lodging.
FidosRide Pet Travel Companion Service
This service is available for pets who are able to fly within the cabin on commercial airlines. The service is available nationally and internationally subject to airline policies and destination customs, animal welfare, and animal importation policies.
Each case is unique in it's service offerings regarding pick-up and arrival. However, the basic service provides for accompaniment during travel in an owner provided crate that meets airline policy requirements from airport to airport. Food, water and exercise may be provided at transfer points, time permitting, according to airport policy.
Special needs pets are accepted on a case-by-case basis, according to airline policies, destination policies and needs requirements.
During the trip your drivers are available for contact by mobile phone, office phone, text, and email as well as a location widget on our website so that you can see exactly where your pet is during the trip.*****mobile phone, text, email and location data subject to satellite availability and airline policies.The costs for the Pet Travel Companion service are comprized of a daily rate, round-trip airfare for the companion and costs associated with travel to the point of departure.