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Travel Tip: Why Intercity Bus Travel Is On The Rise
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Travel Tip: Why Intercity Bus Travel Is On The Rise

We’ve seen a huge boom in intercity bus travel in recent years, and this summer is no exception. A new survey out of DePaul University predicted record numbers of holiday… Read More…

Travel Tip: Apps to Help You Book Bus & Train Travel
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Travel Tip: Apps to Help You Book Bus & Train Travel

There are dozens of websites and apps to help you search, compare and book air travel. But what about bus and train travel? Technology is starting to catch up there… Read More…

Travel Tip: On-Demand Entertainment on Buses, Trains & Planes
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Travel Tip: On-Demand Entertainment on Buses, Trains & Planes

We’ve all come to expect connectivity and entertainment in hotels. And the good news is these options are becoming more common in other areas of the travel world. For a… Read More…

Travel Tip: Discount Bus News
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Travel Tip: Discount Bus News

If there’s one way to save on road trips this summer, it’s to avoid paying at the pump altogether. I’m talking about getting out of the car and getting on… Read More…

Intercity Buses Offer Affordable Alternative to Air Travel
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Intercity Buses Offer Affordable Alternative to Air Travel

As airfares continue to rise, intercity bus travel is booming. Right now, intercity bus travel remains America’s fastest growing form of city-to-city travel. From 2011 to 2012, intercity bus travel… Read More…

Travel Tip: Affordable Bus Travel
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Travel Tip: Affordable Bus Travel

As you plan your holiday travels, don’t overlook the option of bus travel. Over the years, the motorcoach industry has grown into an economically viable—and often surprisingly comfortable—way to go,… Read More…

Travel Tip: Motorcoach Safety
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Travel Tip: Motorcoach Safety

As airplane prices skyrocket and the price at the pump continues to climb, more and more Americans are turning to bus travel as an affordable option. Nearly 700 million passenger… Read More…

Are Buses Any Safer? A CBS Sunday Morning Report
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Are Buses Any Safer? A CBS Sunday Morning Report

With high gas prices and high airfares, it’s probably no surprise that bus travel is experiencing a sudden resurgence.  More than 700 million passenger trips are now made on motorcoaches… Read More…

Travel Tip: Free Trolley And Bus Tours
Travel Tips / Bus Travel

Travel Tip: Free Trolley And Bus Tours

Don’t get stuck paying for expensive taxis when there’s a free option to get you from point A to point B. Several cities offer free trolley services that connect the… Read More…

Three Bus Companies Shuttered As Government Cracks Down On ‘Chameleon Carriers’
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Three Bus Companies Shuttered As Government Cracks Down On ‘Chameleon Carriers’

Three bus companies were placed out of service this past week, prompting Congress to debate stricter bus review legislation. Currently, federal inspectors need to spot an identifiable safety violation before… Read More…

Bus Safety Concerns Mount Following Deadly Crashes
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Bus Safety Concerns Mount Following Deadly Crashes

Following two deadly commercial bus crashes, pressure is mounting to enact legislative change on bus safety measures. At 5a.m. on Tuesday morning, four people were killed and 54 were injured… Read More…

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Travel Tip: Bus And Motorcoach Safety

When you travel by bus, you’re effectively putting your life in someone else’s hands. So what safety measures are in place for travelers? First, you should rest assured that motor… Read More…

Megabus Stimulus Promotion Offers 50,000 Seats for $1 Each
Budget Travel / Bus Travel / USA

Megabus Stimulus Promotion Offers 50,000 Seats for $1 Each

In an effort to remind the public that traveling doesn’t have to be expensive, discount bus company Megabus launched a massive $1 fare sale today that runs for two months… Read More…

Budget Travel Buses: Harry & Peter Get on the Bus
Budget Travel / Bus Travel / CBS News

Budget Travel Buses: Harry & Peter Get on the Bus

If you think bus travel means stained seats, coughing diesel buses, and stinky bathrooms, think again. Peter was on The Early Show this morning to share some tips with host… Read More…

California Tour Bus Crash Kills at Least Five, Injures Dozens
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California Tour Bus Crash Kills at Least Five, Injures Dozens

At least five people have died and dozens were injured in a tour bus crash in California’s Central Valley on Tuesday. The crash occurred around 3:20 p.m. on the busy… Read More…