Transit-Liner EFX

Transit-Liner® EFX. Thomas Built is in it for the long haul. And the short haul.

Thomas Built city and commercial buses are ideal for both long trips and in-town routes. The versatile Transit-Liner® EFX bus keeps up to 56 passengers comfortable and secure. Thomas designed the cockpit for driver comfort and safety, with ample leg room and optimized access to controls. Our engine cover allows quick, tool-free access to the engine, fluids and belts, keeping routine maintenance time to a minimum. The EFX activity bus was designed after listening to drivers and mechanics, so we could help maximize efficiency. And with one of the most extensive dealer networks in the industry, you’ll always have support nearby.

Passenger Capacity

  • Up to 56


  • Cummins® ISB 200-260 HP


  • 136″, 174″, 212″, 231″


  • Zonar V3 advanced telematics system


  • Up to 36,200 lbs.


  • Driver cockpit with ergonomic switch placement and spacious seating area
  • 45-degree wheel cut
  • Electronic heater control module
  • Passenger loading functions grouped together
  • 78″ headroom
  • Heavily insulated engine cover
  • Extra storage for personal items or emergency equipment
  • Meets or exceeds FMVSS/CMVSS
  • Roof bows extend to bottom of side panels
  • Double bolted body mounting clips
  • Fuel tank mounted between frame rails
  • All steel construction
  • Wheelchair lift
  • Tilt and telescoping steering wheel
  • Air suspension driver’s seat
  • Rear air ride suspension
  • Heated driver’s seat
  • Remote and heated mirrors
  • Reading lights
  • LED light packages
  • Overhead storage
  • Underbody storage compartment
  • Customizable paint designs
  • Video systems
  • LED destination signage
  • Various AC options
  • Lavatory
  • Radiant heat
  • Multiple flooring options
  • Zonar® Telematics
  • Air disc brakes
  • Access door for CDL belt check
  • Convenient fluid check hatch
  • Industry-first engine access hood requires no tools to remove
  • Streamlined electrical center for easy identification and access
  • Fuse relay centers provide circuit protection and easy diagnostics
  • Exterior electrical access door
  • Front access to wipers, heater core and filter
  • Lights equipped with plug-in connectors
  • Display of fault codes in dash
  • Customer accessory module for aftermarket component hookup
  • Interactive dash information center with fuel mileage, tachometer reading, etc.
  • Chassis electrical easily accessible in separate compartment