Megabus - Schedules and Tickets

Megabus is an intercity coach bus service operated by Coach USA/Coach Canada. It provides a convenient and affordable travel option for passengers in the eastern, southern, midwestern, western, and Pacific regions of the United States, as well as in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec.

Índice
  1. Megabus Routes and Schedules
  2. How to Purchase Megabus Tickets?
    1. 1. Online:
    2. 2. Mobile App:
    3. 3. In Person (Limited Availability):
    4. Additional Tips:
  3. Megabus Destinations
    1. United States
    2. Canada
  4. Megabus Fleet Photos
  5. Megabus Stop
  6. History
  7. Customer service and Phone Numbers for Megabus

Megabus Routes and Schedules

Megabus offers convenient and affordable bus travel to many cities across North America.

origindestinationdeparture scheduledurationTicket price
Philadelphia, NYCanton, NY8:05AM1h$14.30
Atlanta, GADaytona Beach, FL10:30PM7h 45m$24.99

Reference: Check all the schedules here

How to Purchase Megabus Tickets?

You can purchase Megabus tickets in three convenient ways:

1. Online:

  • Visit the Megabus website: https://us.megabus.com/
  • Use the journey planner on the homepage to select your origin, destination, travel date, and number of passengers.

  • Choose your preferred fare option (sometimes Megabus offers different fares with varying baggage allowances or seat selection options).
  • Proceed through the checkout process, which involves creating an account or signing in as a guest, entering your payment information, and confirming your booking.

2. Mobile App:

  • Download the Megabus app for iOS or Android from their website or app store.
  • The app offers similar functionalities to the website, allowing you to search for routes, compare fares, and purchase tickets directly from your phone.

3. In Person (Limited Availability):

  • While Megabus primarily focuses on online and mobile ticketing, they offer limited in-person purchase options at select retail locations across the USA and Canada.
  • You can find a list of participating locations (if any) on their website under the "Help & Contact" section: https://us.megabus.com/contact-us

Additional Tips:

  • Booking your tickets online or through the app is generally the most convenient and often the quickest method.
  • Megabus recommends booking your tickets in advance, especially during peak travel times, to ensure availability and potentially get better deals.
  • Consider signing up for Megabus email alerts to receive notifications about sales and promotions.

Megabus Destinations

Megabus operates across various regions in the United States and Canada. Here are some of their popular destinations:

United States

Northeast

  • Atlanta
  • Baltimore
  • Burlington
  • Harrisburg
  • New York City
  • Philadelphia
  • Pittsburgh
  • Providence
  • State College
  • Washington, D.C.

Texas

  • Dallas
  • San Antonio
  • Austin
  • Houston

Canada

  • Toronto
  • Ottawa
  • Montreal
  • London
  • St. Catharines
  • Belleville
  • Brockville
  • Cornwall
  • Fort Erie
  • Grimsby
  • Kingston
  • Kirkland
  • Napanee
  • Niagara Falls
  • Oakville
  • Port Hope
  • Trenton
  • Whitby

Megabus Fleet Photos

Megabus Stop

Megabus, unlike some bus companies, doesn't operate its own physical bus stations. Instead, they strategically utilize existing stations and curbside locations across their network in the United States and Canada. Here's how it works:

Finding Your Megabus Stop:

History

Megabus Takes Off in the US (2006):

  • In April 2006, Megabus (Europe) launched its brand in the US through its bus company, Coach USA.
  • They started with daily routes connecting Chicago to many other cities like Milwaukee and Detroit.

West Coast Expansion and Setbacks (2007-2008):

  • In 2007, Megabus ventured into California and Arizona with stops in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Phoenix.
  • Unfortunately, passenger numbers were low, and Megabus had to shut down services in these areas by mid-2008.

East Coast Growth and Return to the West (2008-2012):

  • Later in 2008, Megabus focused on the East Coast, offering routes to major cities like New York, Boston, and Washington D.C.
  • They also added stops in cities like Syracuse and Hartford.
  • By 2012, Megabus made a comeback on the West Coast, including stops in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Sacramento.
  • This time, they used train stations and bus transfer points for easier connections.

Change of Ownership (2019):

  • In April 2019, Megabus (North America) was sold to a new company called Variant Equity Advisors.

Customer service and Phone Numbers for Megabus

Megabus offers a few ways to get in touch with customer service for any questions or assistance you may need:

It may interest you:

Subir