DALLAS, June 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Greyhound, North America's largest provider of safe, affordable and convenient intercity bus transportation, today announced it will offer a free beverage to dads traveling this Father's Day. All dads, 18 and older, traveling on June 19, can simply stop by participating station restaurants, show their ticket and mention they're a dad to receive a free small coffee or 20 oz. fountain drink.
"We wanted to do something this Father's Day to let dads know we appreciate them," said Andy Kaplinsky, chief commercial officer, Greyhound Lines, Inc. "This is just a small gesture to thank fathers for traveling with us on their special day and a way to make their trip just a little better."
Dads taking a trip this Sunday can cool off from the summer heat with a free drink right before boarding the bus at their originating location or when they arrive at their destination. Free beverages are limited to one per person.
Not only can fathers look forward to receiving a free beverage on Father's Day, but all customers can anticipate a great travel experience to their destination every day on modern buses with premium onboard amenities, such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, extra legroom and reclining leather seats.
To purchase tickets, customers can visit www.greyhound.com, call 1-800-231-2222 or visit their local station.
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.
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