Megabus is an Eco-Friendly Travel Option for Your Next Trip

MegabusWhether you are planning a last minute vacation, need to catch a ride home from college or are trying to get to your team’s tailgate this fall, megabus.com, a subsidiary of Coach USA, is one of the most convenient ways to travel. With fares as low as
$1.00, it is the perfect option for college students and families on a budget. A recent megabus.com survey found that more than half (52 percent) of megabus.com customers hope to travel more in 2016, and plan to take an average of eight trips. In addition, longer trips are more in-demand with 63 percent of customers hoping
to take at least one long trip this year. With bus travel becoming more and more popular as an easy mode of transportation, megabus.com offers onboard Wi-Fi so you can watch your favorite shows or movies on your personal device. 

Not only is megabus.com both affordable and convenient, but traveling via bus is one of the most environmentally friendly ways to travel. In fact, the environment is extremely important to the bran13108787_265392093808115_83759061_n(1)d and megabus.com has committed to sustainable excellence through several programs. Most recently, megabus.com planted 10,000 trees in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation across America to support eco-friendly travel and beautify routes. Additionally, megabus.com utilizes a system called GreenRoad which reduces fuel consumption, carbon emissions, improves customer comfort as well as cuts the risk of accidents from occurring.  The company is targeting a three percent reduction in fuel consumption using the technology.

GreenRoad gives drivers the information, tools and motivation they need to drive safer. The system detects risky maneuvers and warns drivers so they can self-correct in real-time. GreenRoad analyzes more than 150 maneuvers, across five categories: acceleration, braking, lane changing, cornering, and speeding.  At the management level, powerful analytic tools let them identify potentially hazardous areas and problematic trends before they lead to serious incidents. 

megabus.com is the first affordable, express bus service to offer city-center-to-city-center travel for as low as $1.00. megabus.com operates service to/from more than 120 major cities in North America from 23 hubs in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Buffalo, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Gainesville, Los Angeles, Memphis, Mobile, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Richmond, San Francisco, St. Louis, Texas Triangle (Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio), Washington, D.C. and Toronto. Since its launch on April 10, 2006, megabus.com has served more than 50 million customers. megabus.com is a subsidiary of Coach USA, one of the largest transportation companies in North America.

For more, visit megabus.com.

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