Additional seats and low fares available
CHICAGO (July 12, 2011) – St. Louis residents can now travel to Memphis for as low as $1.Megabus.com, a city-to-city, express bus company, today announced the new route with service beginning August 17. Customers can book tickets starting today.
Megabus.com will offer one daily departure to Memphis from its arrival and departure location on the east side of 20th Street, just south of Market Street and next to Union Station.
Megabus.com will also increase the number of trips between St. Louis and Chicago to five daily departures.
Customers are encouraged to book early to secure $1 fares. Fares always start as low as $1 and get higher as the traveling date gets closer.
"The overwhelming popularity of megabus.com inspired us to expand our service reach again,” said Dale Moser, president and COO of megabus.com. "As the public continues to search for ways to stretch their dollar, megabus.com will continue to deliver safe, convenient and affordable travel to St. Louis-area residents.”
Megabus.com, a subsidiary of Coach USA, launched in April 2006 and has served more than 10 million travelers.In addition to low fares, megabus.com offers customers environmentally-friendly buses, free Wi-Fi, power outlets and restrooms.
Visit www.megabus.com for additional information about the service, schedules, arrival and departure times and fares.
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Megabus.com is the first intercity, express bus line to offer high-quality travel for as low as $1 via the Internet. Megabus.com currently serves nearly 60 cities in North America from hubs in Chicago, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Washington D.C. and Toronto.Service for megabus.com operates daily. Fares shown are one-way and include all government taxes. Since its launch on April 10, 2006, megabus.com has served more than 10 million travelers.
U.S. cities served by megabus.com include: Akron, Ohio; Albany, N.Y.; Amherst, Mass.; Ann Arbor, Mich.; Atlantic City, N.J.; Baltimore; Binghamton, N.Y.; Bloomington-Normal, Ill.; Boston, Buffalo, N.Y.; Burlington, Vt.; Champaign, Ill.; Charlotte, N.C.; Chicago; Cincinnati; Cleveland; Columbia, Mo.; Columbus, Ohio; Des Moines, Iowa; Detroit; Erie, Penn.; Frederick, Md.; Hampton, Va.; Harrisburg; Penn.; Hartford, Conn.; Holyoke, Mass.; Hyannis, Mass.; Indianapolis, Ind.; Iowa City, Iowa; Kansas City; Knoxville, Tenn.; Madison, Wis.; Memphis, Tenn.; Milwaukee; Minneapolis; New York; Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Portland, Maine; Providence, R.I.; Raleigh-Durham, N.C.; Richmond, Va.; Ridgewood, N.J.; Rochester, N.Y.; Secaucus, N.J.; St. Louis; State College, Penn.; Storrs, Conn.; Syracuse, N.Y.; Toledo, Ohio and Washington D.C.
Canadian cities served include: Brockville, Kingston, Kirkland, Montreal, Niagara Falls, Scarborough, Toronto and Whitby.
Visit www.megabus.com for additional service routes to and from the listed cities.
Chicago-based megabus.com is a subsidiary of Coach USA. Paramus, N.J.-based Coach USA owns and operates more than 20 local companies in North America, some that have been in business for more than 70 years, which operate scheduled bus routes, motor coach tours, charters and sightseeing tours.