Buying a ticket for someone?

If you are buying a ticket for someone else but not traveling there are a few things you need to know.

  • Tickets can be purchased online or at the station
  • An $18 non-refundable fee will be charged at the time of purchase. This fee is per transaction, not per ticket, so it's the same no matter how many tickets you buy

Choose where to pay

Gift Ticket Orders (GTO)

A non-refundable $18 Gift Ticket fee will be applied at the time of purchase. This fee is per transaction, not per ticket, so it's the same no matter how many tickets you buy.  The tickets can be printed at home or picked up at the bus station they’ll be traveling from. GTO’s are only applicable at US Greyhound locations.

To pick up their tickets at the station, the person traveling will need to provide:

  1. Photo ID or password chosen by the person purchasing the ticket
  2. Confirmation Number


Prepaid Ticket Orders (PTO)

A non-refundable $18 Gift Ticket fee will be applied at the time of purchase. This fee is per transaction, not per ticket, so it's the same no matter how many tickets you buy.  The Prepaid Ticket is available for immediate use and can be picked up at the bus station they’ll be traveling from.  PTO’s are only applicable at US Greyhound locations.

To pick up their tickets at the station, the person traveling will need to provide:

  1. Photo ID or password chosen by the person purchasing the ticket
  2. Confirmation Number


Save on your tickets

Now that you're all clear on how to buy your tickets, have a look at the discounts we offer that can save you money.