DALLAS, Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Greyhound, the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in North America, today announced the launch of OnTouch®, an onboard catalog of destination packages that allows customers to purchase tickets to theatrical events, popular attractions and ground transportation offers, including shuttles, shared rides and private limos, all from the comfort of their seat using their own personal Wi-Fi enabled device. OnTouch developed by GuestLogix, is now available on all Greyhound and BoltBus services.
"As an innovative leader in transportation, we constantly work to transform the travel experience for our customers," said Todd Koch, vice president, strategy and development, Greyhound Lines, Inc. "With OnTouch, we are offering exclusive destination packages at our customers' fingertips from the comfort of their seat while they travel. This additional convenience complements our current roster of premium amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, extra legroom and leather seats."
In an effort to continually improve the travel experience, Greyhound has recently introduced a number of advancements that include an updated Wi-Fi platform that allows customers to stay socially connected with ease while they travel, an updated website homepage design that is more user-friendly and a new mobile app that makes it easier for smartphone users to manage their travel on the go.
"Traveling on Greyhound isn't just about getting from one place to another anymore," added Koch. "It has transformed into an entire customer experience from the moment they purchase a ticket to the time they arrive at their destination. We strive to provide our customers a comfortable, stress-free and convenient experience, and offer new and valuable products to create an unforgettable trip that ensures they choose Greyhound the next time they travel."
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SOURCE Greyhound Lines