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Jul 15, 2014, 12:12 ET
A new study reveals the use of personal electronic devices on city-to-city trips continues to rise sharply, none more than on low-cost express bus services like megabus.com. Rate of growth of electronic devices on city-to-city express bus services now significantly outpaces rail, conventional bus and air travel by a wide margin. http://bit.ly/1sCBfXB (PRNewsFoto/Megabus.com)

Travelers' use of personal electronic devices rising sharply

 A new study by DePaul University's Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development reveals the use of personal electronic devices on...

Jul 08, 2014, 14:19 ET
Megabus.com announces expansion of its reserved-seating program on select routes to/from 30 cities in North America. The new service option allows customers to choose from 10 popular seats for a nominal fee. Tickets for specific reserved seats can be purchased at www.megabus.com today, with service beginning September 10. (PRNewsFoto/megabus.com)

Megabus.com expands reserved seating serving 30 cities in North America

 Megabus.com--the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, plus a reservation fee--today announced it will be expanding...

Apr 30, 2014, 10:34 ET

Megabus.com expands service to/from Florida

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, today announced expansion to/from Miami, Tallahassee and Tampa,...

Apr 21, 2014, 10:09 ET

First-of-its-kind national transportation study highlights megabus.com as city-to-city express bus carrier helping to save American consumers $1.2 billion annually in travel costs

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, is highlighted in the study, "The Traveler's Tradeoff:...

Apr 09, 2014, 14:14 ET
Megabus.com debuts Reserved Seating program on its double-decker bus fleet in New York, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Boston & Philadelphia. (PRNewsFoto/Megabus.com)

Megabus.com introduces reserved seating

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, plus a reservation fee, today announced a new reserved-seating...

Apr 01, 2014, 18:04 ET

Megabus.com Reaches 35 Million Passengers

Megabus.com, the first city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, has served 35 million passengers across North America as of today....

Feb 06, 2014, 13:35 ET

Megabus.com expands service to/from South Carolina

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, today announced expansion to Columbia, S.C. and Fayetteville,...

Jan 14, 2014, 12:23 ET

Megabus.com, serving more than 120 cities, highlighted in annual national study

 Megabus.com, which serves 120 cities across North America, is highlighted in the 2013 Year-in-Review of Intercity Bus Service released today...

Jan 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Megabus.com earns TSX approval for Best-in-Class Safety Standards

 Transportation Safety Exchange (TSX) and Coach USA today announced that all megabus.com carriers are now TSX approved, making megabus.com the...

Dec 06, 2013, 15:27 ET

Megabus.com expands service to/from Mississippi

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, today announced expansion to Mississippi with services to/from...

Nov 21, 2013, 17:01 ET
Megabus.com double-decker buses have been equipped with three-point lap/shoulder seat belts since 2006 and are equipped on every seat in the fleet for added safety. Megabus.com applauds the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recent requirement of lap/shoulder seat belts for each passenger in all new city-to-city ("over-the-road") buses.  (PRNewsFoto/Megabus.com)

Megabus.com leads city-to-city bus industry with seat belts for each passenger

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, today praised action by The National Highway Traffic Safety...

Nov 11, 2013, 15:00 ET

Megabus.com donates $1 to Wounded Warrior Project for every passenger riding on Veterans Day

Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, announced today it will donate $1 to Wounded Warrior Project®...

Sep 19, 2013, 15:30 ET
Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, has served 30 million passengers across North America as of today. With fares starting as low as $1, megabus.com has expanded rapidly over the course of its seven-year existence, from serving seven cities to/from Chicago in April 2006 to now serving more than 100 cities across North America.  (PRNewsFoto/Megabus.com)

Megabus.com Reaches 30 Million Passengers

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, has served 30 million passengers across North America as of...

Aug 09, 2013, 10:14 ET

Megabus.com adds six daily arrivals/departures to/from Burbank

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, announced today it will begin daily service to/from Burbank,...

Aug 01, 2013, 10:18 ET

Megabus.com begins new service to/from Cleveland and eight cities

 Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, launched new services out of Cleveland to/from eight...

May 08, 2013, 15:07 ET

Megabus.com Reaches 25 Million Passengers

Megabus.com, the first city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, has served 25 million passengers across North America as of...

Dec 12, 2012, 11:00 ET

Megabus.com begins new service to/from Los Angeles, San Francisco and six cities

Megabus.com, the first city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, today launched its expansion to California and Nevada. California and...

Dec 05, 2012, 14:05 ET

Megabus.com Offers 200,000 Free Seats

Megabus.com, the first city-to-city, express bus service offering fares from $1, today announced it is offering 200,000 free seats for travel Jan....

Nov 28, 2012, 13:30 ET

Megabus.com expands service to/from Los Angeles, San Francisco and six cities

 Megabus.com, the first city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, today announced expansion to California and Nevada. California...

May 31, 2012, 11:00 ET

Megabus.com expands service to/from Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and five cities

Megabus.com, the first city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, announced today its expansion to Texas and the southern United States....