What Happens If Your Greyhound Bus Is Missed?

By: Sr vini

 What happens if you miss your connecting Greyhound bus?

What happens if one of my Greyhound busses is late for my connection, and it leaves without me?

Greyhound does not guarantee that you will arrive by the time printed on your ticket.

You and your fellow passengers will be picked up by the next bus that has open seats.

What happens when you miss your bus?

If you miss the bus, you need to have a plan in place to get to school on time. Maybe your parents, neighbor, or another classmate’s parent can give you a ride to school. Talk with your parents about what to do if you miss the bus. If you miss your stop, some schools may allow you to get on at a later stop.

Can I reschedule my Greyhound bus 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.

Does Greyhound give refunds for late buses?

no The bus is late (unfortunately, things like traffic, weather and mechanical problems mean we can’t guarantee our arrival or departure times). Use bustracker.greyhound.com to check the status of your bus now! yes Your refund request is submitted before the travel date of your original ticket.

Can someone else use my Greyhound ticket?

On the day you travel, just head to the departure gate with your ticket and your photo ID. Print at Home tickets are non-transferable, so you can’t give them to someone else.

What if I can’t print my Greyhound ticket?

Print Your Ticket(s),

Without a printed ticket, you will be refused on board. A ticket presented on your mobile phone will not be accepted – you will not be allowed to board the bus by just showing your confirmation email.

Is food served on Greyhound?

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. The only drinks you are not allowed to bring on the bus are alcoholic beverages. You can bring pretty much whatever food you want on the bus.

Can you ride Greyhound bus without ID?

To ride to locations far and wide across the U.S., you’ll need photo ID for a ticket on Greyhound. Though a password can be created for a passenger to use for ticket pick-up, identification is necessary before boarding.

Can you ride Greyhound without an ID?

If you’re running from the law and need to travel without a paper trail, you can buy tickets and board without flashing an ID. Or owning an ID. No ID necessary for Greyhound buses. But the biggest advantage of going Greyhound is that last-minute ticket purchases are not only doable, they’re encouraged.

How much is a child Greyhound ticket?

Without the correct ID, the child may be released into the custody of Child Protective Services or to local law enforcement. A $15 fee (or $30 for a round-trip) must be paid at the point of purchase for each child traveling unaccompanied.

Do Greyhound buses get delayed?

A: Greyhound should have sent a replacement bus for you and the other passengers promptly. Making you wait 10 hours isn’t reasonable. But, it adds, Greyhound will make “reasonable attempts” to minimize the delays or make alternate arrangements to enable bus travel to your final destination.

How can I avoid the Greyhound fee?

But if you want to avoid the fee, what Greyhound says you should do is say you’re doing the traveling, buy it, and then send the ticket somewhere else.

Are Greyhound buses late?

From my experience they are on time if there are no traffic problems. But quite often if it is a holiday weekend there are traffic issues that will cause buses to be late. The bus trips I have taken were just 3-5 hours total so late meant being up to an hour late (if there were traffic jams).