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News Release

Media Contact: Kim Plaskett

Greyhound Travel Services Unit Signs Exclusive Contract to Provide Services for Beau Rivage Resort and Casino
Hotard Coaches of News Orleans, Louisiana, managed under Greyhound Travel Services, recently signed an exclusive three year contract to provide a variety of charter services for Beau Rivage Resort & Casino located in Biloxi, Mississippi.

“We are pleased to accommodate Beau Rivage’s transportation needs and look forward to a wonderful partnership experience,” said Erroll Hotard, general manager, Biloxi operations, Hotard Coaches. “As a result of the contract with Beau Rivage, we provide daily access to the casino for residents throughout the Gulf Coast region.”

Charter services provided by Hotard include:

  • Casino express service with daily pick up points in New Orleans; Mobile, Alabama; Pensacola and Destin, Florida, for roundtrip transportation to Beau Rivage. This service includes meals and $5 in Free PlayTM during five hours at the casino.
  • A customer shuttle service making regular stops at area hotels in Biloxi and provides roundtrip service to Beau Rivage.
  • A passenger shuttle service between Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport and Beau Rivage.
  • Ground transportation for on-site conventions held at the resort.
  • An employee shuttle that picks up employees from area apartments in Biloxi and transports them to work at the resort.

Greyhound is the largest North American provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,700 destinations with 20,000 daily departures across the continent. The company also provides charters, vacations and sightseeing packages, as well as package and courier express service, and food service at certain terminals.

In the U.S., for fare and schedule information call 1-800-231-2222 or visit the Web site at In Canada, for fare and schedule information call 1-800-661-8747 or visit the Web site at

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, named one of the top 100 hotels in the continental U.S. and Canada by Travel & Leisure Magazine, opened on the Mississippi Gulf Coast in 1999. Beau Rivage is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM MIRAGETM, the premier entertainment, hotel and gaming company in the world. This $650 million resort has 1,780 rooms, 12 restaurants, a casino, world-class spa and salon, marina, a retail shopping promenade and a convention center. For reservations and charter service information call 1-888-567-6667 or visit the Web site at