Type to search

News Technology & IT Transportation

Tech firm launches Newark to NYC bus route

Avatar photo
Share

OurBus, a New York City-based tech company that crowd sources intercity and commuter bus routes, is launching a bus route from Newark, Delaware to the Big Apple. The service will target college students and local residents.

The service will depart from Route 896 & Route 4 Park and Ride, Friday through Saturday, starting August 31. The promotional starting price for tickets is $25.

“Our top priority is expanding to towns like Newark, Delaware, that have been historically underserved by existing transportation options,” said Axel Hellman, co-founder of OurBus. “We offer an inexpensive and efficient way to travel to New York City, and based on customer demand, we’ll expand our schedule to further meet the needs of the local university population.”

OurBus recently launched service in State College, Pennsylvania and has expanded to more than two dozen college towns across the United States. Other towns served by OurBus include West Chester, Pa.; New Brunswick, New Jersey; and Philadelphia.

Get the free DBT email newsletter  

Follow the people, companies and issues that matter most to business in Delaware.

Tags:

You Might also Like

2 Comments

  1. Avatar photo
    CATHERINE FISCHER August 24, 2018

    How do riders purchase tickets and where is the drop off in NYC?

    Reply
    1. Avatar photo
      Editorial August 24, 2018

      All of the route and ticket information can be on their website, ourbus.com

      Reply

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Premier Digital Partners

© 2024 Delaware Business Times

Important notice for access to your Delaware Business Times “Insider” content

Flash Sale! Subscribe to Delaware Business Times and save 50%.

Limited time offer. New subscribers only.

Limited time offer. New subscribers only.

SUMMER FLASH SALE!

Subscribe to Delaware Business Times and save 50%