Greyhound Express™ to Expand Service to Ontario, Canada on Nov. 13

Greyhound Express™ to Expand Service to Ontario, Canada on Nov. 13 
Premium Non-Stop Service will Connect Toronto to Chicago Featuring Modern 
Fleet with Reserved Seats, Free Wi-Fi and Fares as Low as $1 
BURLINGTON, Ontario, Nov. 8, 2012  /CNW/ - Greyhound today announced that 
Greyhound Express — the company's premium non-stop service between major 
cities — will launch service in Ontario, Canada to three new markets 
including Toronto, London and Windsor, connecting to Detroit, Ann Arbor, 
Mich., and Chicago starting Nov. 13. This newest expansion adds to the 
Greyhound Express network of nearly 85 markets. Tickets are now on sale at 
www.mygreyhoundexpress.ca, with everyday fares starting at $1. 
Customers in Ontario can experience the premium service for the first time 
while customers in Detroit and Chicago have even more travel options and can 
now also enjoy service between the two major Midwestern cities. Three daily 
round trips will be available between Toronto and Chicago with two additional 
daily round trips between Toronto and London. 
"Since its inception in 2010, Greyhound Express has created the largest 
network of premium non-stop bus service in North America offering more than 
800 potential direct-service intercity pairs. This overwhelming success is due 
to our customers' positive response to the higher level of service that nobody 
else in the business can match," said Dave Leach, president and CEO, 
Greyhound. "We've seen our ridership grow nearly 38 percent since we launched 
Express in Alberta one year ago, and we're thrilled to continue this success 
by expanding Express in Canada, giving our Ontario customers an affordable, 
premium service they'll love." 
Greyhound Express operates modern, environmentally friendly buses equipped 
with features such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, leather seats, reserved 
seating and extra legroom. Customers can buy their Express ticket online to 
take advantage of discount pricing, print their ticket at home, or pick it up 
at a self-service ticketing kiosk, and know a guaranteed seat is waiting for 
them. Additionally, Express customers can relax in private waiting areas, 
protected from the elements in a secure environment, with a dedicated guest 
services specialist to provide an extra level of customer assistance. All 
tickets are nonrefundable. 
Greyhound Express provides non-stop service between major cities, originating 
from Greyhound service hubs including New York, Washington D.C., Chicago, 
Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles and Calgary, Alberta. For those who need 
long-distance connections, stations along Greyhound Express routes allow 
travelers to easily connect to an established network of more than 3,800 
Greyhound destinations throughout North America. 
For fare and schedule information and to purchase tickets, visit 
www.mygreyhoundexpress.ca. 
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 Courier Express and charter services. For 
fare and schedule information and to buy tickets call 1-800-661-8747 or visit 
the website at www.greyhound.ca.  For the latest news and travel deals, follow 
GreyhoundBus on Twitter at www.twitter.com/GreyhoundBus, Like us on Facebook 
at www.facebook.com/GreyhoundBus, or follow our new blog, The Hound, at 
www.bloggreyhound.com. 
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|Phone: 513-362-4600                                                     |Phone: 512-634-3665                            
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SOURCE: Greyhound 
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