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21 Unforgettable Wedding Transportation Ideas For Your Special Day

When it comes down to securing transportation, either for the couple or their guests, renting cars for weddings is only the tip of the iceberg. Countless brides and grooms have discovered alternative wedding transportation ideas to fit their preferences and fit the wedding budget.

If you need some inspiration when figuring out how to get from place to place during your upcoming nuptial, have no fear because we’re here to help! 


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Take a look at our recommendations for wedding transportation that’ll only make your special day feel even more magical! 

When imagining their upcoming romantic celebrations, some couples might find that wedding car rentals and other traditional options may not fit their aesthetic or theme. If you feel the same way, don’t settle for anything less than an idea that makes you jump for joy!

Read all about our suggestions for wedding transportation ideas that will make your heart soar on your special day!

Party Bus


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A list of wedding transportation services wouldn’t be complete without mentioning a party bus. Most wedding buses have minimal booking times so plan accordingly to make the most of your experience.



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Bring your extravagant dreams to life during your romantic celebration with a wedding limousine. Keep in mind that a wedding limo rental will typically hold less than twenty guests.

Horse and Carriage


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Who wouldn’t love to ride in a horse and carriage as their wedding transportation ideas? You and your significant other will definitely feel like royalty as you enter and exit the wedding venue


wedding segway

If you’re looking for an ultra-modern replacement for wedding car rentals, a segway will definitely fit your preference. This original mode of transportation will surely leave an impression among your wedding guests.

Tandem Bicycle


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Transportation for weddings doesn’t have to be expensive to be enjoyed by you and your future spouse. After booking a tandem bicycle for your nuptial, don’t forget to decorate the basket with your wedding flowers.


wedding sailboat

Sailboats are no stranger to nautical-themed ceremonies as wedding party transportation. Your guests are guaranteed to be impressed with the beautiful views of the coast and skyline during this fancy ride.

Golf Cart


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If you and your future spouse are tying the knot at a country club, hiring a golf cart becomes a no-brainer. These wedding transportation options work best for couples who want to be environmentally friendly since golf carts don’t run on gasoline.



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Motorcycles are one of the most exciting alternatives to wedding car rentals. This decision won’t feel out of place if you and your significant other are looking at reception venues in the desert.



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For couples who are exchanging their vows in a courthouse, nothing feels more appropriate for their wedding logistics than a taxi ride. Feel free to choose one with a yellow checkered design or another color scheme that matches more closely with your wedding theme.



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Travel in timeless style on your special day by riding a vespa with your future spouse. This mode of transportation becomes the most comfortable for a bride who has chosen a wedding dress that is tea-length or shorter.



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If you and your partner are searching for options that’ll cover wedding guest transportation along with your own, a trolley is your answer. Go with a vehicle rental that has a Victorian style or some modern flair.



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Most people wouldn’t think of an RV as their first choice when renting cars for weddings, but possibilities such as camper vans prove to be fun and practical. Don’t think twice about adorning the outside of these conveyances with some ribbons.

Reindeer Sled

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A winter reception and ceremony isn’t complete without incorporating a reindeer sled as part of your wedding transportation ideas. With a backdrop of snowy pine trees, your wedding photographs will look like a scene pulled straight from a fairy tale. 



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If you’re looking for a photo opportunity that’ll steal the show on your wedding day, plan for an elephant ride. Just be aware that this alternative works best for destination weddings where elephants won’t conflict with local laws involving bans with exotic animals.


wedding train

If a trolley isn’t going to provide enough space for your wedding guest transportation, a train is your way to go. Your entire wedding party will certainly enjoy the bar and other amenities that are included with these awesome rides.



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It’s no wonder why so many couples include a tractor during their rustic country wedding. Don’t shy away from decorating the back end with streamers and tin cans.



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Set the lavish tone of your romantic celebration by hiring a helicopter as your wedding transport ideas. You and your future spouse will be taken literally to cloud nine with these specialty vehicles.



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Make the most of a waterfront venue by booking a gondola as your wedding transportation ideas. This beautiful boat is perfect at creating a touch of romance that you’ll definitely want to experience on your espousal.

Hot Air Balloon


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If you and your significant other want to skip out on wedding car rentals for an alternative that is unique and exciting, chances are that you’ll both enjoy a hot air balloon ride. This possibility has gained the most popularity among adventurous couples who are planning elopements and intimate ceremonies with fewer wedding guests.



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For brides and grooms who are organizing city weddings, take advantage of this cosmopolitan setting by borrowing a pedicab. This fun wedding transportation will make you want to go the extra mile while allowing for some truly distinct photo opportunities.

School Bus


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If you and your future spouse are high school sweethearts, nothing feels more fitting for your reception and ceremony than these larger vehicles. In comparison to the other suggestions on this list, wedding buses have proven to be one of the safest options. 

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