The Brown Family of Transportation is a full-service transportation organization. We offer charter service, group tours, pre-planned individual and group vacations as well as a full-service travel agency.

We pride ourselves on being courteous, timely and safe so that you have the best travel experience possible. The Brown Family staff of professionally- trained individuals is committed to providing Excellence in Travel.


Brown Coach has proven experience with single day, multi-day and extended group charters for weddings, corporate and convention services, commuting, school groups and sporting events. Customer satisfaction and high standards are the keys to our success.

Wi-Fi and Satellite
TV-equipped buses

Wheelchair Accessibility

Highest Safety

Contact us today at 518-843-4700 or Toll Free in New York at 1-800-424-4700.

2015 Motorcoach Operator of the Year

Brown Coach of Amsterdam, NY, was named Metro Magazine’s “2015 Motorcoach Operator of the Year.” Metro is one of the oldest and largest magazines in the world devoted entirely to the public transportation industry, especially its motorcoach and transit industry segments. Metro General Manager James Blue presented Robert and Stephen Brown, Brown Coach President and Vice President, respectively, with the award at the UMA (United Motorcoach Association) Expo in January in New Orleans. 

Brown Coach and its affiliate company, Upstate Transit of Saratoga LLC, which the brothers purchased in 2005, have a combined fleet of 49 motorcoaches providing charter, commuter and tour services. Their focus is primarily on the Northeastern United States and Eastern Canadian provinces. Additionally, they also have 3 school bus companies with a combined total of 225 school buses as well as Brown Tours and Upstate Tours, which offer motorcoach tours to destinations all over the U.S.

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Brown Has Immediate Openings for Drivers!

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A JOB? You may be the perfect candidate! You'll never know if you don't apply! 

Brown Coach AND Brown Transportation have positions available now for both school bus and motorcoach drivers available now!

Our Scotia school bus office has a need year-round for drivers to apply. Contact Brown Transportation at 518-393-6634 

Brown Coach has positions available for Motorcoach Drivers - both part time as well as full time in our office in Amsterdam, NY as well as our office in Saratoga - submit an application today 

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A CDL is desired but we will train the right individual 

Do you fit the following criteria as a driver?

  • Are you at least 21 years old?
  • Have you had a vehicle driver's license for at least 3 years?
  • Do you have a clean driving record?
  • Are you a U.S. Citizen or do you have a permanent visa?
  • Do you enjoy meeting people?
  • Do you love to travel?

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