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Thursday, November 7, 2013

BoltBus Continues California Expansion, Adds San Diego Service


November 6, 2013

DALLAS, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BoltBus, the popular bus line offering premium on-board amenities and everyday low prices, today announced it will expand service to San Diego starting Nov. 14 with four daily round trips from Los Angeles. The curbside service in San Diego will be located at 415 W. Harbor Dr., next to Seaport Village. To celebrate, the company is offering $1 fares on every seat for travel between Nov. 14 and Nov. 17 in all California markets, the first four days of service. Tickets are available now for purchase at BoltBus.com.

"On the heels of BoltBus' California launch, we're excited to already be expanding our service within the state," said David Hall, general manager, BoltBus. "San Diego is a popular destination for many Californians year round and the new stop provides our customers with a safe, comfortable and affordable travel option. And our San Diego customers can take a quick trip to L.A. whenever they choose."

BoltBus already serves three major cities in California, including Los Angeles, San Jose and Oakland. Curbside service is available at the following locations:

    --  Los Angeles: Union Station at 800 N. Alameda St.
    --  San Jose: Diridon Station at 75 Cahill St.
    --  Oakland: West Oakland BART Station at 1451 7(th) St.
BoltBus tickets are available for purchase in advance at BoltBus.com or from a driver before boarding. One-way fares start at $1, plus a booking fee. The highest fare will adjust based on market demand. The earlier passengers purchase their tickets, the lower the fare will cost. A ticket purchase guarantees a seat on the selected schedule. Walkup tickets will be purchased at full price. All tickets are nonrefundable. A loyalty program, Bolt Rewards, is also available to reward frequent riders with free travel. Riders who take eight trips on BoltBus are eligible for a free one-way ticket trip. For fare and schedule information, or to purchase tickets, visit BoltBus.com.

About BoltBus

BoltBus provides fast, frequent and safe transportation with unmatched amenities for an amazingly low price. BoltBus is a division of Greyhound Lines, Inc. For fare and schedule information and to buy tickets, visit www.BoltBus.com. Fans can follow BoltBus on Twitter at www.twitter.com/boltbus or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BoltBus.