Greyhound Canada Expands Express Service In Ontario, Quebec And Alberta

Greyhound Canada Expands Express Service In Ontario, Quebec And Alberta 
Premium Service Featuring Modern Fleet, Reserved Seats, Free Wi-Fi and Fares 
as Low as $1 Launches July 10 
BURLINGTON, Ontario, July 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Greyhound Canada today announced the 
expansion of Greyhound Express® — the company's premium city-to-city 
service—to three new markets in Ontario, Quebec and Alberta, with service 
starting July 10. New markets include Ottawa, Ontario; Montreal, Quebec; and 
Grande Prairie, Alberta. 
With these new routes, Greyhound Express continues to offer the largest 
network of express service, offering more than 900 potential direct-service 
intercity pairs in more than 100 markets in North America. Tickets are now on 
sale at www.mygreyhoundexpress.ca, with everyday fares starting at $1. 
Following are the new Greyhound Express routes, starting July 10: 


    --  Toronto – Ottawa: Five daily round trips during the week
        with increased service on Friday and Sunday totaling nine round
        trips those days
    --  Ottawa – Montreal: Six daily round trips during the week
        with increased service on Friday and Sunday totaling 13 total
        round trips those days
    --  Edmonton – Grande Prairie: One daily round trip

"With this new route to Montreal and extended service from our Edmonton and 
Toronto hubs, we're expanding our premium city-to-city Express service to 
serve more customers with everyday affordable fares to their favorite 
destinations this summer," said Stuart Kendrick, senior vice president, 
Greyhound Canada. "Due to the demand for this service, our customers have 
helped Greyhound Express become the largest premium bus transportation network 
in North America in just two years."

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 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 city-to-city service between major cities, 
originating from Greyhound service hubs including New York, Washington, D.C., 
Chicago, Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles, Calgary, Toronto and Vancouver. 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 
Greyhound on Twitter at www.twitter.com/GreyhoundBus, Like us on Facebook at 
www.facebook.com/GreyhoundBus, or follow our new blog, The Hound, at 
http://bloggreyhound.com.

Media Contact:  Greyhound Media Relations 513-362-4600

http://www.mygreyhoundexpress.ca

SOURCE: Greyhound Canada

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