BoltBus

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BoltBus is a low-cost bus line servicing the Northeastern US from Washington DC to Boston. Destinations also include Baltimore, the Greenbelt Metro station in Greenbelt, MD, Philadelphia, Cherry Hill and Newark, New Jersey, and New York City. BoltBus is a 50/50 partnership between Greyhound Lines and Peter Pan Bus Lines.[1] They offer trips as low as $1.00 with a $0.50 booking fee similar to Megabus. BoltBus also competes with Lucky Star bus company, who offers discount service between the Chinatowns of New York City and Boston.[1] In the 2010 movie "Salt", Angelina Jolie's character is seen riding Boltbus.

Boltbus also has a service in the Pacific Northwest between Portland, OR and Vancouver, BC. Destinations also include Bellingham, WA and Seattle, WA. In 2013 service in Oregon was extended south to Eugene, with a stop in Albany.

In 2013, Boltbus started up a new service in California, between San Francisco and Los Angeles. Locations serviced include Oakland, San Jose, Barstow, Los Angeles, and Las Vegas, NV.

All-time roster


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Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
0800-0832
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2008 Prevost X3-45 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Allison B500
0833-0870
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Bolt Bus 0866-a.jpg 2009 Prevost X3-45 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Allison B500
0871-0885
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2011 MCI D4505 Cummins ISX12 Allison B500
0886
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2012 MCI D4505 Cummins ISX12 Allison B500
0887-0901
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BoltBus 0901-a.jpg 2013 MCI D4505 Cummins ISX12 Allison B500
0902-0907
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2015 Van Hool CX45 Cummins ISX12 Allison B500
6667-6669
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BoltBus 6667-a.jpg 2000 Prevost H3-45 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Allison B500
0908-0922
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2017 Prevost X3-45 Volvo D13 Allison B500
86344
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BoltBus 86344-a.jpg 2010 MCI D4505 Detroit Diesel Series 60 Allison B500

External Links

Official Website

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Greyhound Lines and Peter Pan Bus Lines Plan Joint Operation, allbusiness.com, retrieved on 2009-08-18
  2. Greyhound orders 140 additional Prevost motorcoaches, prevostcar.com, retrieved on 2009-01-01
  3. BoltBus adds 15 MCI D4505s, metro-magazine.com, retrieved on 2011-06-19