Does Greyhound Have a Strict Baggage Policy?

Do they search your bags 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.

What luggage can you bring on Greyhound?

Greyhound Baggage Limits

Every passenger is limited to the standard Greyhound baggage allowance is currently: one carry-on bag of 25 pounds or less and one checked bag of not more than 50 pounds. If the bags are more than 2, extra fees are charged. A bag heavier than this is charged a fee based on the company’s rates.

How strict is Megabus with luggage?

Customers are advised that megabus will accept up to ONE (1) piece of luggage per passenger reservation. For guidance this must not exceed 62 inches when adding the total exterior dimensions of the piece (length + width + height) and should not weigh more than 50 pounds.

Can you bring a blanket on a Greyhound bus?

Carry your blanket and your pillow in your arm— wrapped tightly so that they look small. Small does sell in Greyhound buses. However, you can bring a reasonably sized suitcase for the cargo area, plus pay extra if you have more than one suitcase.

Where do you sit on a Greyhound bus?

Sit Near the Front of the Bus

But this means that the back of the bus always fills up quicker than the front. So if you are looking to sit by yourself, the chances are farvbetter in the front of the bus than they are in the back.

Can I drink alcohol on Megabus?

bring hot food on board, eat or drink items which make the environment unpleasant for other customers or otherwise cause offence. Drinks should be fitted with a safety lid to avoid spillage. consume alcohol. play loud music, or operate a personal device at a volume which may be heard by other passengers.

Can you bring a suitcase on Megabus?

Customers are advised that megabus will accept up to ONE (1) piece of luggage per passenger reservation. For guidance this must not exceed 62 inches when adding the total exterior dimensions of the piece (length + width + height) and should not weigh more than 50 pounds.

Do Megabus stop for food?

For trips longer than two hours, bring some snacks and a bottle of water. You can eat on Megabus, and in fact most longer trips include a rest stop where you can pick up fast food or snacks.

How do I pay for extra baggage on Greyhound?

Bring overweight and excess baggage through Greyhound Package Express:

You’ll need to check any excess baggage at the Greyhound Package Express counter.
You can ship 5 pieces of excess baggage at a discounted rate of $33-$43 each, depending on how far you’re going.

Does a purse count as a carry on?

With changes to airline carry-on rules, your purse won’t be counted as a carry-on, but it may be the only item you can take along for free. Depending on the airline you fly and the type of seat you purchase, your options for carrying on additional items may be limited.

Can you eat on a Greyhound bus?

Yes, you can take food and drinks with you on the Greyhound bus. There are cup holders on most of the new buses so if you bring a drink there is a place to put it. At most of the food stops during the trip you won’t have time to eat inside so you will have to bring any food you buy back on the bus.

How much does Greyhound charge per bag?

One (1) piece of baggage is checked free of charge for adults and children. One (1) additional piece of baggage may be checked for a charge of $15 for adults only. Baggage carried beyond two (2) pieces will be charged based on Greyhound Package Express rates.


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