News Release

News Release

Media Contact: Kim Plaskett
(972) 789-7204

Greyhound Lines Opens New Agency In Dekalb, Illinois
Agency Caters To Student Travel Needs

DALLAS (Oct. 3, 2000) - Greyhound Lines opened a new agency in DeKalb, Illinois at The Coffee Gourmet and Deli, located at 1022 West Lincoln Highway, in the Lincoln Center Mall, near Northern Illinois University.

"This new location is much more convenient for our customers, and it's closer to NIU, making it easily accessible for students," said John Kontrimas, areas sales manager.

Every Friday at 2:30 p.m. a Student Express schedule will go to Chicago. Three schedules are offered each day to Des Moines, Iowa, and two schedules are offered to Chicago.

The agency will be open Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. and on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information contact the agency at 815-756-8658.

Greyhound Lines, Inc. 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 package and courier express service, charter and tour services 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