Blue Bird Child Care Micro Bird

Maneuverability and Driveability

Body Advantages

When designing its Micro Bird body, Blue Bird transferred its years of experience in large school buses to build a small bus engineered with safety and reliability in mind. The Blue Bird Micro Bird offers real bus strength, unrivaled safety and years of dependable service.

Features of the Blue Bird Micro Bird body include Blue Bird’s trademark one-piece roof bows and unitized body construction and embossed drip visors over windows to prevent corrosion. Heavy-duty structural components from front to rear form a sturdy steel fortress around passengers and provide extra strength that adds years to the life of bus.

Special Needs

The Blue Bird Micro Bird small bus not only offers safety and security, but it also directly caters to special needs students. Blue Bird understands these special needs passengers require unique features and has engineered these qualities into the design of the Blue Bird Micro Bird to provide peace of mind for parents and transportation professionals.

Specific Special Needs Equipment/Options on the Blue Bird Micro Bird school bus include:
Special Needs Equipped
  • Recessed wheelchair track and tie-down for safe and secure transport
  • Increased maneuverability from the short wheelbase and superior handling/steering to enable tight turn and curbside pick-ups if needed
  • Smooth operating, ADA-compliant wheelchair lifts from suppliers including Braun and Ricon and flexible wheelchair securement track locations
  • Optional flat floor for maximum configuration flexibility
  • Comfort Aire, Blue Bird's integrated air conditioning systems, for maintaining passenger compartment temperatures with maximum efficiency and the quality only provided from an OEM installed component
  • Exceptional passenger ride quality with Blue Bird's energy absorbing rubber isolater mounting system
  • Low, nonskid stepwell for easy entering/exiting the bus by walk-on passengers
  • Small size for a less intimidating vehicle for sensitive passengers


For more information or a complete list of specifications for the Blue Bird Micro Bird, please download a .pdf copy of our Blue Bird Micro Bird brochures. If you would like to request a paper version of any of these brochures, you may do so by contacting our sales team.

Download PDF Blue Bird Micro Bird Dual-Rear Wheel Activity Bus Specification Sheet 374Kb
Download PDF Blue Bird Micro Bird Single-Rear Wheel Activity Bus Specification Sheet 348Kb