That all depends on the company hired. A better company, one with a great deal of experience and a large fleet of vehicles from which to choose should offer a wide range of limo options. They should have only late-model vehicles that are safe and well inspected as well as some highly trained and experienced drivers.
Instead of simply searching for “limo services near me,” look for limo companies that have a great deal of experience. Look for those that have been around a long time.
These are the companies that survive because they focus on safety, reliability, and creating a truly luxurious experience for every single individual, from a teenager on prom night to a couple on their all-important wedding day.
If rates are a concern, contact a more experienced company. Explain the issues and there will likely be incredibly affordable options. Parents may also wish to spread the cost around among other parents and it becomes far more affordable than most people even could envision.