Coach USA launches $1 bus service on West Coast

LOS ANGELES (August 2, 2007) -, an intercity, express bus service, which offers travelers $1 fares, will begin service from its new West Coast hub in Los Angeles to six cities including Las Vegas, Oakland, Phoenix/Tempe, San Diego, San Francisco and San Jose on August 8.

$1 tickets are always available for a limited number of seats on every route, so passengers are encouraged to book early. After all $1 tickets have sold, customers will pay competitive fares., which launched in April 2006, has served more than 450,000 customers with low-cost fares for express travel to 14 Midwest cities through its Chicago hub.

Booking for travel is done solely via the Internet at The Web site provides information on routes and arrival and departure times and allows passengers to quickly book their travel and purchase tickets from the comfort of their home, office or wireless handheld device.

About is the first intercity express bus line dedicated to bringing high-quality, low-cost travel options to 14 Midwest cities and seven West Coast cities for as low as $1 via the Internet. Service for operates daily. Fares shown are one-way and include all government taxes. Since its launch on April 10, 2006, has served more than 450,000 travelers.

Midwest cities served by include: Ann Arbor, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Louisville, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Pittsburgh, St. Louis and Toledo. West Coast cities served by include: Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Oakland, San Diego, San Francisco and San Jose. For additional service routes to and from the listed cities, visit

Chicago-based is a subsidiary of Coach USA. Paramus, N.J.-based Coach USA owns and operates more than 20 local companies in North America that operate scheduled bus routes, motor coach tours, charters and sightseeing tours. Coach USA is a subsidiary of UK-based Stagecoach Group.