Transit-Liner® C2.
Built to your custom specifications. And our high standards.

Our Transit-Liner® C2 commercial bus is incredibly versatile. Thomas Built can customize it to meet your specific needs, including features like coach-style seating, overhead roof racks, video systems and tinted windows. Years ago the C2 set the industry standard, with outstanding maneuverability, state-of-the-art driver ergonomics and the most visibility among all Type C buses. It’s built to the same standards as a school bus, providing long-term durability with all-steel construction. Other commercial buses simply don’t meet those levels of quality.

Transit-Liner® C2 Specs

Up to 52

Cummins® ISB 200-260 HP
8.0L V-8 LPG with liquid propane injection system
Cummins ISB 6.7 G with up to 240 hp

158″, 179″, 199″, 219″, 238″, 259″, 279″

Zonar V3 advanced telematics system

Up to 33,000 lbs.


  • Saf-T-Vue passenger loading window
  • Low profile aerodynamic hood
  • Up to 55-degree wheel cut*
  • Large overhead driver’s storage compartments
  • Interchangeable driver smart switch placement
  • LED backlit gauges
  • Automotive-style heating and ventilation controls
  • Full height 78″ headroom

*depending on vehicle specifications


  • Saf-T-Net construction
    • Side skirt reinforcement
    • Extended roof bows
    • Welded header and rafter system
  • Double bolted body mounting clips
  • Fuel tank mounted between frame rails
  • One-piece bonded windshield
  • Saf-T-Bond adhesive joints
  • Meets or exceeds FMVSS/CMVSS
  • All steel construction


  • Wheelchair lift
  • Adjustable pedals
  • Air suspension driver’s seat
  • Air ride suspension
  • Tilt and telescoping steering wheel
  • Heated driver’s seat
  • Remote control/heated mirrors
  • LED light packages
  • Engine exhaust brake
  • Acoustical ceiling
  • Luggage compartments
  • Various overhead storage options
  • Reading lights
  • Customizable paint designs
  • Video systems
  • Soft interiors
  • LED destination signage
  • Various AC systems
  • Lavatory
  • Rear and underfloor storage
  • Multiple flooring options
  • Radiant heat
  • Zonar® Telematics
  • Collision avoidance systems
  • PV360 camera system
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • Air disc brakes
  • Wi-Fi ready


  • Complete multiplex system, numbered fault code system
  • Automated light checking system
  • Easy “walk-in access” to engine compartment
  • Easy access to the windshield wiper motor and linkage


At Thomas Built Buses, we know our customers want to get the most out of their transportation budgets. That’s why we build our city and commercial buses to a higher standard of durability. Thomas Built is pleased to offer a base warranty of three years or 50,000 miles on the Saf-T-Liner C2. This warranty covers the chassis, electrical and manual controls, safety equipment, assemblies and more. Normal wear items are excluded.


Transit-Liner® C2 Spec Sheet
Transit-Liner® C2 Drivability
Transit-Liner® C2 Simplify
Transit-Liner® C2 Strength