NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48599

Industry 48599

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 48599 – Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48599: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing other transit and ground passenger transportation (except urban transit systems, interurban and rural bus transportation, taxi services, school and employee bus transportation, charter bus services, and limousine services (except shuttle services)). Shuttle services (except employee bus) and special needs transportation services are included in this industry. Shuttle services establishments generally travel within a metropolitan area and its adjacent nonurban areas on regular routes, on regular schedules and provide services between hotels, airports, or other destination points. Special Needs Transportation establishments provide passenger transportation to the infirm, elderly, or handicapped. These establishments may use specially equipped vehicles to provide passenger transportation.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 48599

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 48599. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing school or employee bus transportation for the infirm, elderly, or handicapped–are classified in Industry 48541, School and Employee Bus Transportation;
  • Providing ambulance services for emergency and medical purposes–are classified in Industry 62191, Ambulance Services;
  • Operating urban transit systems–are classified in Industry Group 4851, Urban Transit Systems;
  • Providing interurban and rural bus transportation–are classified in Industry 48521, Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation;
  • Providing taxi services and/or limousine services (except shuttle services)–are classified in Industry Group 4853, Taxi and Limousine Service; and
  • Providing buses for charter–are classified in Industry 48551, Charter Bus Industry.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 48599

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 48599. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Airport limousine services (i.e., shuttle)
  • Airport shuttle services
  • Car pool operation
  • Handicapped passenger transportation services
  • Paratransit transportation services
  • Senior citizens transportation services
  • Shuttle services (except employee bus)
  • Special needs passenger transportation services
  • Vanpool operation

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 48-49: Transportation and Warehousing
    • Subsector 485: Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
      • Industry Group 4859: Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
        • Industry 48599: Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 485991: Special Needs Transportation
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 485999: All Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation

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