Greyhound, FlixBus, And Trailways Forge Strategic Alliance
“This new partnership will add hundreds of Greyhound and FlixBus destinations to Trailways.com and Trailways.ca giving even more access to customers searching for convenient, comfortable, and affordable bus travel. Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 16, Trailways customers can buy tickets for Greyhound and FlixBus trips, with travel dates starting on Tuesday, Jan. 23, and beyond,” according to a press release.
“The Trailways alliance reaffirms Flix North America, Inc.’s commitment to partnering across the industry and delivering even more affordable travel options for customers,” Flix North America, Inc., CEO Kai Boysan said. “We will continue to work with our partners throughout the country to elevate travel and nurture further growth. Trailways shares this vision, recognizing the power of collaboration and the benefit that the Flix platform unlocks in building a brighter future for travelers and the industry.”
“Greyhound and FlixBus currently connect thousands of communities and serve more than 2,300 destinations across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Trailways is the largest and oldest network of independent motor coach operators in North America, and offers safe, affordable, and eco-friendly transportation for groups and regularly scheduled city-to-city service,” the release added.
“This is a historic moment for Trailways. Connectivity is the backbone of North America and a critical piece of this partnership. By working in concert with one another and interlining our inventory, we’ll create hundreds of new routes that were previously unavailable,” Trailways President Alex Berardi said.