- 1 What happens if I don’t use my Greyhound ticket?
- 2 Does Greyhound actually check ID?
- 3 How long does it take to get a refund from Greyhound?
- 4 How Safe Is Greyhound?
- 5 Can I switch my Greyhound ticket?
- 6 How can I get on a Greyhound bus without ID?
- 7 How can I travel without an ID?
- 8 Can you buy a Greyhound ticket with cash?
- 9 What does economy mean on Greyhound?
- 10 Do Greyhounds stop?
- 11 Are Greyhounds still running?
- 12 Why is Greyhound so bad?
- 13 Do they search your bags on Greyhound?
- 14 Is it safe to sleep on a Greyhound bus?
What happens if I don’t use my Greyhound ticket?
yes You haven’t used your ticket. no You’ve lost your ticket (if you bought your ticket online you can print another one here). yes You’ve only used one half of a round-trip ticket (when the outbound OR return part of the ticket is completely unused, you’ll get the unused half of the ticket refunded).
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.
How long does it take to get a refund from Greyhound?
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.
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).
Can I switch my Greyhound ticket?
If you bought a Flexible fare you can refund or exchange your ticket for free. You need to make the exchange or refund request before the travel date of your original ticket. With all other fare types, your ticket is non-refundable but you can still change it for a $20 fee prior to your scheduled departure date.
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.
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.
What does economy mean on Greyhound?
Economy. Economy Extra. Flexible. Always the cheapest fare but still gives you all the onboard perks like free Wi-Fi, power sockets and lots of leg room. Be first in line to board and choose your seat.
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.
Why is Greyhound so bad?
Why are greyhound buses perceived so bad? Especially the ones going into the South. Because they’re dirt cheap since a destination that would take 3 hours from a to b in a car takes 5 or 6 hours due to detours and layovers. Also Greyhound stations are typically notoriously in bad neighborhoods, not sure why.
Do they search your bags on Greyhound?
They check your bags, but only carry on. If they have reason to think drugs or something suspicious is being transported then they bring in dogs and actual police. Some Greyhound bus stations have security some don’t.
Is it safe to sleep on a Greyhound bus?
And while sleeping on the Greyhound bus might not be the most comfortable zzz’s you’ll ever get, it is possible. Especially if you bring along the proper sleep aides.