Battle Bus

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The Battle Bus is the bus in Battle Royale. It is a modified bus that flies over the map using a balloon on top of it that has a Vindertech logo on it. The bus looks like a school bus but is blue and says "Battle Bus" on the back rather than school bus and there appears to be something going on inside.

It is possible to thank the Battle Bus driver by pressing "B" while riding the bus.

Stages[edit | edit source]

There are 3 stages of the game where the battle bus are involved that appear underneath the minimap along with a timer

  • Waiting for players icon.png This symbol means that the game is still on the Spawn Island, if there is no countdown it means that it is waiting for players. Once there is enough players a ten second countdown will start.
  • Battle bus launching icon.png This symbol means that the the game has started, all players are in the battle bus cannot jump until the bus has reached the island and the countdown is until players can jump.
  • Battle bus jump icon.png This symbol means that the bus is over land and players can jump and deploy their Glider. If anyone is left on the bus when the timer reaches zero, they will be forced off to jump.

Visuals[edit | edit source]

  • On Patch 5.10, the Battle Bus was decorated with balloons and banner props to celebrate #Fortnite1st, Fortnite's first Birthday.
  • On Patch 7.10, The Battle Bus was decorated like it was in Season 2.

Changes[edit | edit source]

Patch 5.10 (July 24, 2018)
The Battle Bus and Supply Drops have been decorated to celebrate #Fortnite1st.

Patch 4.3 (30 May, 2018)

Bug Fix
  • Players now face the correct direction when jumping from the Battle Bus.

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