Bieber Tourways

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Bieber Tourways, also known as Carl R. Bieber Tourways was a bus tour and charter operator based out of Kutztown, Pennsylvania. In addition to its primary tour and charter business, Bieber Tourways also operated daily line run service between New York City and northeastern Pennsylvania on two different routes, and between Philadelphia and northeastern Pennsylvania on two different routes.

Bieber Tourways was founded by Carl R. Bieber in 1946, in Kutztown, PA, and ceased operations on February 8, 2019. They acquired Capitol Trailways in 2008.

USDOT number MC/MX # Full legal name
85469 MC-63390 Carl R. Bieber, Inc.


Facilities

Garage/Office

  • Address: 320 Fair St., Kutztown, PA 19530
  • Phone: 610-683-7333 or 1-800-243-2374

Roster

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
119 1952 GMC PD-4103
121 1954 GMC PD-4104
122 1955 GMC PD-4104
126 1956 GMC PD-4104
128 1957 GMC PD-4104
133 ? Prevost H3-45
134 ? Prevost H3-45
141 1960 GMC PD-4104
175 1964 GMC PD-4106
181-182 1965 GMC SDM-5302
199 ? Eagle ?
302 ? GMC PD-4106
332 ? MCI MC-7
342 1972 MCI MC-7 Preserved by the New Jersey Transportation Heritage Center.
357 ? Eagle Model 05
373 1972 MCI MC-8
383 ? MCI MC-8
397 ? MCI MC-8
406 ? MCI MC-8
407 ? MCI MC-8
409 ? MCI MC-8
410 ? MCI MC-8
429 ? MCI MC-8
430 ? MCI MC-9
443-444 1981 MCI MC-9
504-505 ? MCI 102-A3
515 1989 MCI 102-A3 To Capitol Trailways #?.
516 ? MCI 102-A3
517-519, 521-522 ? MCI 102-A3
524-526 1991 MCI 102-B3
527 ? MCI ?
529 ? MCI 102-DL3
530-532 1996 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
533-534 Bieber Tourways 534-a.jpg 1997 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
535-536 1998 MCI 102-EL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
537-540 Bieber Tourways 539-a.jpg 1998 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
541 ? MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
542-543 1999 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
544-545 Bieber Tourways 544-a.jpg 1999 MCI 102-D3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
546-547 Bieber Tourways 547-a.jpg 2000 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
548-549 2000 MCI 102-EL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
550-553 Bieber Tourways 551-a.jpg 2001 MCI D4500 Detroit Diesel Series 60
554 1998 MCI 102-DLX Tour Bus Cummins ISM
563 1999 Prevost H3-45 EX Detroit Diesel Series 60
567 ? MCI J4500
569 Bieber Tourways 569-a.jpg ? MCI 102-DL3
570 Bieber Tourways 570-a.jpg ? MCI 102-D3
572 ? MCI 102-D3
573 Bieber Tourways 573-a.jpg ? MCI D4500
575-577 2001-2002 MCI E4500 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Ex Campbell Bus Lines 11, 13 & #?.
578-581 2003 MCI E4500 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Ex Campbell Bus Lines #?, 16, #? & 14.
582-583 1999 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Ex McCarter Coach & Tour 545 & 546.
585 2000 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60
586-587 2007 MCI D4505 Detroit Diesel Series 60
588 Bieber Tourways 588-a.jpg 2007 MCI E4500LX Caterpillar C13
589-590 ? Krystal Enterprises KK35
591 2000 Prevost LeMirage XL-45
592-594 Bieber Tourways 594-a.jpg 2007 MCI D4505 592, 594:
Detroit Diesel Series 60
593:
Caterpillar C13
597-598 2014 MCI D4505 Cummins ISX
599-600 2015 Van Hool CX45 Detroit Diesel DD13
601 2016 Prevost H3-45 EX Volvo D13
603-605 ? Van Hool CX35
997 2005 MCI J4500 Leased from Academy Bus Lines 1431.
998 Bieber Tourways 998-a.jpg 2016 TEMSA TS 45 Cummins EPA10
4003 2003 Blue Bird Ultra LF Cummins ISB
4006-4007 1998 Nova Bus RTS-06
(T70-606)
Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison V731RH Ex-Red Rose Transit Authority 101, 103.
4008-4009 2002 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G18D102N4)
Cummins ISC Voith D864.3E Ex-University of Michigan 3012, 3010.
18144 1990 MCI 102-C3 Detroit Diesel 8V92TA Ex-Capitol Trailways 18144.
18151 1993 MCI 102-C3 Detroit Diesel 8V92TA Ex-Capitol Trailways 18151.
18160 1989 MCI MC-9 Ex-Capitol Trailways 18160.
18162 1997 Prevost LeMirage XL-45 Ex-Capitol Trailways 18162.
18173 2000 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Ex-Capitol Trailways 18173.
18174 1997 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Ex-Capitol Trailways 18174.
18176 2002 MCI D4500 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Ex-Capitol Trailways 18176.
18177 Bieber Tourways 18177-a.jpg 2000 MCI 102-DL3 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Ex-Capitol Trailways 18177.
18178 2001 MCI G4500 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Ex-Capitol Trailways 18178.
? ? MCI F3500 Suffered burn damage and was scrapped.
? 2008 Dodge Sprinter Mercedes-Benz

Line run services

  • Kutztown-Allentown-Bethlehem-Philadelphia
  • Pottsville-Reading-Norristown-Philadelphia
  • Reading-Kutztown-Wescosville-Hellertown-New York City
  • York-Lancaster-Reading-Norristown-New York City

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External Links

References

  1. Bieber Tourways New York City and Philadelphia timetables, June, 2013