DALLAS, Nov. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Greyhound, the largest intercity bus company in North America, today announced their first ever Black Friday sale that gives customers 35 percent off their fare on future trips to any of Greyhound's 3,800 destinations. Today, from now until midnight, customers get the discount on travel between Nov. 29 – Dec. 14 by simply using the promo code THANKS35 when they book on Greyhound.com.
Greyhound is not only offering discounts on future travel, but beginning now through Nov. 28 customers have a chance to win their trip for free when they enter the Book It To Win Sweepstakes. With discounted fares and a chance to win free travel, this Black Friday sale is the sale that keeps on giving.
"We are excited to offer this Black Friday sale along with the Book It To Win Sweepstakes to our customers," said Andy Kaplinsky, chief commercial officer, Greyhound Lines, Inc. "Instead of dealing with hectic crowds this Black Friday, our customers can book our Black Friday sale online from the comfort of their own homes while enjoying extra time with friends and family."
To enter the sweepstakes, customers must register and book their travel by Nov. 28 at Greyhound.com. A random drawing will be held on Dec. 12 to select the prize winners from all eligible entries. The winners will receive free travel on the trip they booked during the Book It To Win Sweepstakes. For more information, visit Greyhound.com/book-it-to-win.
In addition to the Black Friday sale and sweepstakes, Greyhound will be offering customers a discount on their food and beverage purchase. From today through Nov. 28, customers can simply stop by participating station restaurants, show their ticket and receive 20 percent off their food and beverage purchase of $5 or more.
Greyhound, a First Group plc company, is the only national provider of scheduled intercity coach services in the U.S. and Canada. Based in Dallas, Greyhound provides scheduled passenger services to 3,800 destinations carrying approximately 18 million passengers a year. The company's point-to-point service, Greyhound Express, serves more than 135 markets and also operates brands for local markets including BoltBus, Lucky Streak casino service and Greyhound Connect. Greyhound is the first U.S.-based intercity bus company to operate domestic service within Mexico as well as international connections to Texas. 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 us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/GreyhoundBus, Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GreyhoundBus, follow us on Instagram at www.instagram.com/greyhoundlines, download a high resolution photo at www.bit.ly/GreyhoundBusPhotos, or follow our award-winning blog, The Hound, at http://www.bloggreyhound.com.
SOURCE Greyhound Lines, Inc.