After you’re done tying the knot, cutting the cake and dancing ’til you drop, there’s still one more exciting thing to look forward to: the grand exit. You know, when you and your partner ride off into the sunset and start living happily ever after? To help make your getaway extra special, go ahead and skip the traditional limo and wave goodbye from the back of a horse, the deck of a sailboat or even the cockpit of an airplane. Don’t feel like waiting until the end of the night? These 17 rad rides are also just as perfect for arriving at the reception.

Rowboat Getaway Vehicle

1. Rowboat: A flower-adorned rowboat is the perfect getaway choice for couples hosting the reception next to a river or lake. We just love the way this shoot was inspired by Ariel and Eric’s famous Little Mermaid lagoon scene. (via Kay English Photography)

School Bus Getaway Vehicle

2. School Bus: Teach guests a thing or two about amazing exits by hopping aboard a big yellow bus. (via June Bug Company)

Vintage Van Getaway Vehicle

3. Vintage Van: Make your goodbye a real blast from the past by hitting the road in a groovy VW van. (via Danielle Capito Photography)

Small Car Getaway Vehicle

4. Colorful Car: If a big van seems like a bit too much to handle, go ahead and downsize to a cute car decorated with a bunch of colorful balloons. (via Youri Claessens)

Horse Getaway Vehicle

5. Horse: If you’re saying “I do” shoreside, there’s nothing more spectacular than galloping away horseback while the waves crash in the background. (via Jared Wilson Photography)

Hot Air Balloon Getaway Vehicle

6. Hot Air Balloon: Let love take flight as you glide high into the sky. (via Jose Villa + Jen Curtis)

Tractor Getaway Vehicle

7. Tractor: Shhh! It looks like this bridal party’s about to surprise the newlyweds. Recreate the scene at your own rustic celebration. (via Misty Felde Photography)

Sailboat Getaway Vehicle

8. Sailboat: There’s nothing more romantic than sailing out to sea beside the one you love. (via Red Boat Photography)

Airplane Getaway Vehicle

9. Airplane: If you’re a pilot, or happen to be marrying one, jetting off in a plane is the ultimate way to let your future take off. Don’t know how to fly? You can still capture some creative pics inside an old-school plane like the one seen here. (via Samantha Bauer Photography)

Fire Engine Getaway Vehicle

10. Old-Fashioned Fire Engine: Where’s the fire? Complete with a pennant flag “Just Married” banner, this getaway truck is definitely hot stuff. (via Manchik Photography)

Moped Getaway Vehicle

11. Scooter: There’s nothing better than feeling the wind in your hair as you zip out of sight aboard a candy-colored Vespa. (via Gideon Photography)

Helicopter Getaway Vehicle

12. Helicopter: It’s a bird… It’s a plane… It’s you and your beloved taking off in a high-flying helicopter. (via Love Katie + Sarah)

Golf Cart Getaway Vehicle

13. Golf Cart: Going for a getaway that’s simple and sweet? Cross the grass in a golf cart while carrying a charming chalkboard sign. (via Caroline Joy Photography)

Trolley Getaway Vehicle

14. Trolley: Ding, ding, ding! Trolley rides are sure to be fun for you, your partner and maybe even all of your guests. (via Ruffled)

Gondola Getaway Vehicle

15. Venetian Gondola: Make like George and Amal Clooney by saying “I do” in Venice and then floating away in a gorgeous gondola. (via Cosmopolitan Bride)

Motorcycle Getaway Vehicle

16. Motorcycle: Show everyone just how cool of a couple you are by making your exit aboard a sleek black motorbike. (via Hugh Forte)

Classic Car Getaway Vehicle

17. Classic Car: A classic 1950s car delivers a retro vibe and makes for some truly great photo ops. (via Brooke Images)

How will you be making your grand exit? Tell us below.