Bus wraps are quite simply the most effective form of advertising on the road. That’s why we want to put the bus into your business or the business back into your bus depending on how you see life.
Bus wraps challenge your perceptions, use visual humour, stun the senses, and celebrate life in very special ways.
You could say that bus wraps are a very special form of poetry in motion. And research also shows that vehicle wrap advertising is 20% more memorable than static advertising thanks to the movement of the buses.
That’s why advertisers around the world have taken advantage of the bus as a unique selling space—the ultimate mobile billboard.
You can check out these 16 amazing bus wraps for some ideas about how you can use bus wraps to make your business stand out from the crowd.
Sealy Signs offers a wide range of bus wraps to fit your budget and all types of buses including:
- Private buses
- School buses
- Mini buses
- Toyota Coaster
- Fleet / Commercial
Bus wraps do so much more than promote your brand message and company. Bus wraps are the ideal way to protect paintwork on new vehicles or to rejuvenate old buses. It’s simply much cheaper to wrap a bus than to repaint it.
Make Sealy Signs your first call whether you’re looking to a wrap a metro bus fleet or pimp your old Bedford mobile home.
Which one is right for your business? Well that depends on a range of factors including your budget, your target audience and the message you want to send. Each type of bus wrap has its advantages and sometimes a simple focused message is extremely powerful as well as cost effective.
Sealy Signs offer:
- One way vision graphics for your windows—fully compliant with all legal requirements
- Basic spot graphics – really focus the attention on your company contact details
- Full wraps – you won’t miss the bus with this one, it’s the full-on option with every centimetre of bus highlighting your message.
- Spot graphics – add eye-catching full colour branding and logos to your company name
- Partial wraps – cost effective way to really get some attention
But for maximum visual exposure you’ll want to take advantage of that enormous free advertising space on the sides, back, windows, and even the roof of a bus.
Bus wraps are about so much more than just putting your company name in front of tens of thousands of people every day.
Bus wraps give you the opportunity to create a visual masterpiece that supports your brand story.
As the saying goes—‘a picture paints a 1,000 words’
Bus wraps can tell your story in rich, full colour, hi-resolution 3D graphics. Bus wrap graphics can create powerful emotional responses and not just with brand colours and beautiful pictures.
Our state of the art printing processes and ink quality allow you to distort apparent reality and create imagery that shocks people out of their complacency.
And one of the great advantages of vinyl vehicle wraps is that it is very easy to remove a wrap a replace it with a new message or rebranded content.
That makes bus wraps a great choice for special promotional events such as:
- Concert tours
- Movie releases
- Hotel, airline or other travel promotions
- Special sales events such as Black Friday Sales
- PR and political campaigns
The list goes on but when you need to get a message out there you can’t go past the priceless impressions you can create with bus wraps.
Most people on the roads are paying more attention to their surroundings and so they notice and remember your bus wrap message. The fact that the bus is often moving adds to the powerful impression a bus wrap creates.
In simple dollar terms bus wraps provide the most effective advertising out there. It’s cheaper than any other form of advertising per 1,000 impressions. The graph below paints a pretty clear picture of just how effective bus wraps can be.
- Supermarket delivery vehicles
- Courier and postal deliveries
- Horse stables
- Motor racing teams
- Building and construction suppliers
Six cents (8 cents AUD) per 1,000 impressions–yes, you read that right – just 8 cents. And those impressions are more lasting. Plus your giant mobile billboard isn’t just limited to one out of the way spot somewhere near a motorway;
it’s where your audience is on the roads, sitting at the traffic lights, or waiting for the pedestrian cross signal.
Vinyl bus wraps protect the original paintwork on new vehicles. Vinyl wraps protect against U.V damage, chips and stone damage. When the time comes to sell the bus or return a lease vehicle you can simply remove the vinyl wrap to reveal the undamaged original paintwork.
Bus wraps are a highly cost effective way to update older buses too and it’s much cheaper than a full professional repaint. You’ll be amazed at the transformation a full wrap can make to any tired looking bus. Obviously, some remedial work may be necessary where you want us to apply a wrap over badly damaged paintwork.
How Much Do Bus Wraps Cost?
So how much does it cost to wrap a bus?
Obviously, it depends on the size of the bus and area to be wrapped. The final cost will also be determined by any design work and details such as chrome or metal finishes or other highlights.
You might also want to think about whether you want to wrap the inside of the door sills so that the original paintwork is hidden and to give a consistent inside/outside finish. The final price will also depend on the complexity of the design and final layout.
Here are some general price guides for bus wraps:
- Basic spot graphics on rear, front or side panels – from $100 + GST
- Partial or half bus wraps covering various sections and panels from $300 + GST
- Full bus wraps (side panels) – from $10,000 +GST
Our prices include supply and installation at Sealy Signs customer installation centre.
The Sealy Signs experts are highly trained and have considerable experience in creating the ideal graphics for your bus. We know what works and can quickly show you how best to use your existing artwork or our graphic design experts can create all your bus wrap content for you.
We use high quality Avery and 3M vinyls, U.V lamination, and Roland Tru Vis VG 640 printing equipment to ensure stunning imagery with no fading, bubbling or edge lifting. Talk to Sealy Signs about how we can make sure no one misses your bus ever again.