Greyhound Coming to Lorain County Transportation and Community Center<

ELYRIA, Ohio (Sept. 12, 2012) — The Lorain County Board of Commissioners is excited to announce that it has entered into a bus slip agreement with Greyhound Lines, Inc. to provide bus service at the Lorain County Transportation and Community Center. This agreement brings Greyhound back to Downtown Elyria and provides an important mode of transportation for the people of Lorain County.

Effective Oct. 1, 2012, Greyhound buses will use the Lorain County Transportation and Community Center, located at 40 East Avenue in Downtown Elyria, as its new bus stop in Lorain County. The bus slip at the County Transportation and Community Center provides an overhead canopy and benches to accommodate Greyhound customers while waiting for the buses to arrive.

Greyhound customers can purchase tickets at Tickets can be printed and given to the bus driver upon entering the bus at the Center.

About Greyhound

Greyhound is the largest North American provider of intercity bus transportation, serving 3,800 destinations across the continent. The company also provides Greyhound Package Express (GPX) and charter services. In 2010, it introduced Greyhound Express, which provides direct service between major cities on new buses equipped with free Wi-Fi, power outlets, comfortable leather seats and extra legroom. Since its inception, Express has rapidly expanded to serve more than 70 markets in North America. For fare and schedule information and to buy tickets, call 1-800-231-2222 or visit the Web site at Follow Greyhound on Twitter for the latest news and travel deals at and "Like" us on Facebook at


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Contact: Greyhound Media Relations at 214-849-7846

Contact: James R. Cordes, County Administrator at 440-329-5760