Beginning January 12, Greyhound Lines, Inc. will join Amtrak and JATRAN, the city's public transit, at Union Station in Jackson, Miss. The new intermodal transportation center is located at 300 West Capital Street.
"Greyhound is excited to continue service to the Jackson community in our new home,” said Stephen Gorman, Greyhound president and CEO. “The future of transportation is about giving people convenient, affordable choices and having the different modes of transportation all under one roof. Being in this new facility will enable Greyhound to connect people to their destinations here in Jackson and across America."
The new Union Station Greyhound facility is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week including holidays, and offers 24 daily schedules to destinations across the United States including Dallas, Tex., Atlanta, Ga., and Chicago, Ill.
Located approximately ten blocks west of the former Greyhound terminal in Jackson, the new location also provides Greyhound PackageXpress (GPX) shipping and food service. The former terminal operated from 201 South Jefferson. For ticket information in Jackson call 601-353-6342.
Greyhound participates in more than 100 intermodals across the country. Intermodals provide seamless, door-to-door transportation for travelers by offering on-site connections to airlines, transit buses, vans, subways, commuter rail, intercity rail, airport shuttles, regional bus lines and Greyhound intercity bus services.
Greyhound is the largest North American provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,600 destinations with 19,000 daily departures across the continent. The company also provides Greyhound PackageXpress in the United States and Greyhound Courier Service in Canada, as well as Greyhound Travel Services including: vacation packages, charters, sightseeing and shore services. In the U.S., for fare and schedule information and to buy tickets call 1-800-231-2222 or visit the Web site at www.greyhound.com. In Canada, for fare and schedule information call 1-800-661-8747 or visit the Web site at www.greyhound.ca.