News Release

News Release

Media Contact: Greyhound Media Relations
513-362-4600

 
Greyhound and Peter Pan Bus Lines Launch Express Service in the Northeast ; New Service Offers More Schedules, Faster Trips, Lower Fares and Easy-to-Use Regional Website
 
DALLAS (Sept. 21, 2010) – Greyhound Lines, Inc., the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, and Peter Pan Bus Lines have partnered together to offer Express Service (one stop or less) beginning on Sept. 28. Express Service will be available on roundtrip routes between New York City and the following destinations: Baltimore, Boston, Philadelphia, Silver Spring, Md. and Washington, D.C. Customers can select among 274 schedules a week, with introductory fares beginning as low as $10.

“Greyhound is pleased to provide our customers a greatly expanded Express Service offering,” said Dave Leach, president and CEO of Greyhound. “By partnering with Peter Pan Bus Lines, we can streamline service on our most popular routes to provide only one stop or less and provide passengers with more efficient, cost-effective travel options.”

In addition, the partners have launched a new website, UncommonTransport.com, where customers can find more information about Express Service, including special fares and schedules, and will have the option to book their ticket with either Greyhound or Peter Pan.

“With lower prices and more schedules, customers can sit back, relax and enjoy the amenities, like Wi-Fi, power outlets and extra legroom, “ said Bruce Westcott, vice president of business development for Peter Pan Lines. “Our two companies are dedicated to providing customers with an easy, safe and enjoyable ride.”

For more information about fares and schedules, visit www.UncommonTransport.com or call 1-800-231-2222 (Greyhound) or 1-800-343-9999 (Peter Pan Bus Lines).

About Greyhound

Greyhound is the largest North American provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,800 destinations across the continent. The company also provides Greyhound Package Express (GPX) and charter services. For fare and schedule information and to buy tickets call 1-800-231-2222 or visit the website at www.greyhound.com. For the latest news and travel deals, follow GreyhoundBus on Twitter at http://twitter.com/GreyhoundBus and Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/GreyhoundBus.

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, D.C. 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.

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