News Release

News Release

Media Contact: Greyhound Media Relations

Greyhound and Peter Pan Expand Reserved Seating Offering
DALLAS (March 31, 2010) – Greyhound and Peter Pan Bus Lines today

announced the expansion of reserved seating to four new major markets

along the east coast. Passengers traveling from New York City to

Hartford, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. and Springfield, Mass., now

have the additional ticketing option of reserved seating.

“Our company is dedicated to finding ways to improve the overall

travel experience for our passengers,” said Myron Watkins, vice

president of operations, Greyhound Lines, Inc. “In addition to the

latest amenities available on our buses, such as extra legroom, power

plug-ins and free Wi-Fi, reserved seating gives travelers added


Reserved seating is available for an additional fee of $3-$5, one-way,

in select cities on specific schedules. Customers can purchase this

option in advance up to two hours prior to departure online, and at

any time up to one half hour before departure in terminals. Reserved

seating originally launched in major Massachusetts metros, Boston,

Framingham and Newton.

“Our reserved seating initiative is an extension of our goal to

provide the highest level of comfort, safety and service possible to

our valued customers,” said Peter A. Picknelly, president and CEO,

Peter Pan Bus Lines Inc. “We’re excited to offer our passengers a

variety of travel options, including a standard ticket good for travel

anytime, any day, and the chance to upgrade to reserved seating for

those who know exactly when they want to travel.”

A list of all eligible cities and schedules can be found on or by clicking on the “reserved

seating” icon. Passengers can also call their local terminal or

consult a Greyhound or Peter Pan ticket agent at the ticket counter.

For fare and schedule information and to buy tickets, contact

Greyhound by calling 1-800-231-2222 or visit the Greyhound Web site at, or contact Peter Pan at 1-800-343-9999 or visit the

Peter Pan Web site at

About Greyhound

Greyhound is the largest North American provider of intercity bus

transportation, serving more than 2,300 destinations across the

continent. The company also provides Greyhound PackageXpress (GPX) and

charter services. 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,

About Peter Pan

Peter Pan is one of the country’s largest privately owned bus

companies, operating premier regular-route service and support to over

100 communities throughout the northeast corridor, with daily express

service to cities including Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore

and Washington, DC. The company transports more than three million

passengers a year and logs more than 25 million miles annually. The

company also operates nationwide charter and tour services.