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Minibus Insurance

We all know how important it is to have a vehicle covered by insurance, but if you're using a minibus to transport people, standard coverage may not be adequate in the event of an at-fault collision.

This is mostly a matter of scale. If eight or ten different people are all injured in a collision, a standard policy probably won't be able to cover the medical payments for all of them, leaving you to make up the difference. The larger policy cap of minibus insurance makes it much easier to handle a high number of claims.

Minibus Insurance Features

There are three major forms of minibus insurance:

  • Private use covers minibuses that are used for a single large family. This is an especially popular choice for families that are too big for a standard-size vehicle and decided to pick up a large van instead.
  • Hire and Reward covers the use of minibuses for picking up passengers, accepting payments from them, and dropping them off at another location. Essentially, this is the use of minibuses as a taxi service.
  • Business use covers minibuses that are used for any reason except private use or hire and reward. Groups that would need this format include churches, clubs, schools, organizations, and businesses that decide to pick employees up in a van rather than having all of them commute on their own.

As the owner of a minibus, you want to be sure that everyone inside of it is covered. The amount of insurance you need can vary depending upon how many people use the minibus as well as the purpose of its usage. Speak to a Mid-America Specialty Markets agent about how you plan to use the vehicle before asking for a quote. This will help you get the most affordable coverage while making sure everyone in the vehicle is adequately covered.

Our Locations

MASM / Columbia

2800 Forum Blvd, STE 4B
Columbia, MO 65203
Main office: 573-447-4990

*MASM / O'Fallon

1656 Bryan Rd
O'Fallon, MO 63368
Main office: 636-978-3696
Toll free: 888-978-3696

MASM / Springfield

330 W Plainview Rd, STE F
Springfield, MO 65810
Main office: 417-865-1558

MASM / Clever

6809 State Highway 14 W, Ste F
Clever, MO 65631
Main office: 417-743-2288
Toll free: 888-978-3696

MASM / Joplin

1401 E 7th St, Ste B
Joplin, MO 64801
Main office: 417-553-0692

MASM / Lamar

128 W 10th St
Lamar, MO 64759
Main office: 417-682-3131

MASM / Neosho

613 W Coler St
Neosho, MO 64850
Main office: 417-451-9177

MASM / Nixa

204 Village Center St. Suite 7
Nixa, MO 65714
Main office: 417-595-4430

MASM / Seneca

908 Washington Ave
Seneca, MO 64865
Main office: 417-776-5433

MASM / Shawnee, KS

6208 Richards Dr
Shawnee, KS 66216
Main office: 913-322-3388

Testimonials

I've been with Estal Insurance and Nationwide for over 10 years now, and I've had nothing but good experiences with them. Recently, my stepdaughter was in a serious motor vehicle accident, and both Nationwide and the Estal Agency have been very helpful throughout the process. I highly recommend their office.
kmh314 From St. Charles, MO
My family has been a customer of Estal Insurance for over 10 years. Renters and Auto Policies in our 20's. Home, Auto, and Life Policies in our 30's. The rates are always fair and the service is excellent! Matt is more than willing to offer suggestions on how to get the best value for our budget while making sure we are protected with the appropriate limits. Whenever we have had any claims over the years, they always go the extra mile to make sure we are taken care of. And they offer free towing AND roadside assistance! My family and I feel fortunate to work with the entire Estal team. They are practically like family to us! We would recommend them to anyone who is looking for insurance.
Anonymous From St. Louis, MO
Matt has taken care of my family's insurance needs for some time now. Home, auto and life insurance are not an area of stress in my life because I know I have everything covered! I would definitely recommend this agency!! Extremely thorough and dependable!
JenS40 From O'Fallon, MO
Estal insurance can assist fully with all business insurance needs. They are always accommodating to our growing business insurance needs and they are very responsive
Estipes From Saint Charles, MO