- 1 How do I change my Greyhound ticket date?
- 2 Does Greyhound actually check ID?
- 3 Can someone else buy you a bus ticket?
- 4 What happens if I miss my Greyhound transfer?
- 5 How Safe Is Greyhound?
- 6 What is Greyhound flexible?
- 7 How can I get on a Greyhound bus without ID?
- 8 How can I travel without an ID?
- 9 Do your bags get searched on Greyhound?
- 10 Can you buy a Greyhound ticket with cash?
- 11 How do I buy a plane ticket for someone else?
- 12 Can you print your ticket at Greyhound?
- 13 Do Greyhounds stop?
- 14 Are Greyhounds still running?
- 15 How long does it take for Greyhound to refund?
How do I change my Greyhound ticket date?
To change your ticket online, visit Manage Booking and enter your booking number and PIN code. Depending on your fare type, online changes can only be made up to 1 hour prior to departure. If you have purchased an Early Bird Fare Ticket, you cannot make changes to the departure time.
Does Greyhound actually check ID?
Yes, Greyhound requires you to present an ID to an agent to board the bus. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, like a college ID, won’t work.
Can someone else buy you a bus ticket?
If you only have pay as you go credit on your Oyster card, you can lend it to someone else. If you have a Travelcard, Bus & Tram Pass or discount added to your Oyster card, you can’t lend it to someone else.
What happens if I miss my Greyhound transfer?
What happens if a Greyhound bus is late for a transfer? You and your fellow passengers will be picked up by the next bus that has open seats. Most connections will occur in the larger regional bus terminals, so that means eventually, there will be a bus and a driver to pick you up and continue you on your journey.
How Safe Is Greyhound?
You are pretty safe inside the Greyhound bus station, but outside is a whole different ballgame. I personally know several people who have been robbed right outside of Greyhound bus stations. Stay inside and don’t risk encountering an incident that could end your trip (or worse).
What is Greyhound flexible?
This gives you the chance to switch to an earlier bus (as long as there’s a seat available). Just see an agent on the day you are traveling to check availability and get you re-booked. Get your second bag for free with a Flexible fare. When you get to the station, pick up a free under bus tag from a Greyhound.
How can I get on a Greyhound bus without ID?
I spoke with Greyhound Customer service on June 21, 2019. A person without an official ID has one option, which is to pre-pay a ticket online. It has an $18.00 fee on top of the ticket price and is only available in the United States, but it may be your only option.
How can I travel without an ID?
Flying without an ID? Here are some alternative documents to try:
- U.S. passport.
- U.S. passport card.
- DHS trusted traveler cards (Global Entry, NEXUS, SENTRI, FAST)
- U.S. military ID (active duty or retired military and their dependents, and DoD civilians)
- Permanent resident card.
- Border crossing card.
Do your bags get searched on Greyhound?
“ Cops routinely board Greyhound buses and ask passengers to search their luggage,” Theshia Naidoo, a legal director with the Drug Policy Alliance, tells ConsumerAffairs. “If a person consents to the search, there is no fourth amendment protections relating to the search.”
Can you buy a Greyhound ticket with cash?
Payment options: Debit/Credit card, or cash. Pay for them later in cash at any participating 7-Eleven location or ACE Cash Express location within 6 hours. Ticket options: Buy online and get an E-Ticket, print your ticket at home and bring it to the station, or collect your ticket at the bus station.
How do I buy a plane ticket for someone else?
You can buy a plane ticket for someone else with your credit card. You just need to clearly state whom the ticket is for when you book the flight. You’ll see two separate entry spaces on the site: one for billing information and another for the traveler’s information.
Can you print your ticket at Greyhound?
You can buy your ticket online and print out a copy at home. Or you can purchase the ticket online and select the ‘Will Call’ option and get the ticket printed out for you at any Greyhound bus station.
Do Greyhounds stop?
Greyhound buses typically stop every 2 to 4 hours so that passengers can get something to eat, drink, and use the bathroom. Your driver will announce how long the bus will wait at each stop.
Are Greyhounds still running?
Greyhound is temporarily reducing schedules across our network as a result of the drop in demand due to coronavirus. Unfortunately, this includes suspension of service in several cities, particularly in the Northeast. As a result, Greyhound has canceled services between the U.S. and Canada.
How long does it take for Greyhound to refund?
How Long Does Greyhound Refund Take? The refund time can vary, and it can take from four to six weeks. It can take even longer than that, so do not be surprised if you have not received your refund by that time.