Riders of Port Authority buses may have noticed some new sound on board their bus — audio advertising.
MegaBus sometimes offers rides for a dollar. But now, the discount bus company is offering free rides.
Whether by car, train or plane, Superstorm Sandy is affecting transportation all across the country, including here in Pittsburgh.
Plane, train and bus transportation all along the east coast was brought to a grinding halt as Hurricane Sandy closed in on the United States.
Citing passenger safety as their top concern, Megabus has fired the driver who took passengers on a wild ride from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh on Monday.
It was one unexpected ride for those passengers abroad a Megabus from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh. The bus full of passengers arrived safely but for a while no one was sure how the journey would end.
A local pastor took control of a Megabus on the Pennsylvania Turnpike after the driver became ill Monday evening. James Grantz is a pastor at the City Reach Church on the North Side, but he’s also driven semi-trucks and buses.
A passenger’s quick actions helped prevent disaster from happening after a MegaBus driver became incapacitated behind the wheel.
While the Port Authority has slashed service by 15 percent, another bus company is expanding its service from Pittsburgh.