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  • SC102938
    Reading, PA1 contribution
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Bus gets you where you need to go. Shoutout to Jenissa for providing last minute support when I realized I had misbooked my stop 15 or so minutes before it was due to arrive. Thank you!
    Written February 23, 2024
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  • Chris M
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    My wife and I used the Pocono Daytripper's for a tour of local winery's the week of new years. We had a blast. Clyde, our driver for the day, was awesome. If you are considering using the Pocono Daytripper, just do it. You wont regret it.
    Written December 31, 2023
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  • Aaron D
    3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    My Ovrride bus trip to Bellayre mountain for a weekend ski trip was terrific. The tour guides were helpful and fun, and went above and beyond to ensure our trip went smoothly and helped us with several questions we had along the way. I will use this bus tour service again in the future, and recommend it to anyone who would look for a fun ski trip with friends or family.
    Written January 20, 2024
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  • Melony B
    United States1 contribution
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    I never leave reviews, but this Empire Limousine is deserving on one. So glad I came across this service ! The agent I spoke to over the phone when I called them was very helpful. She even helped me setup the whole event. I had multiple people working along the process but everything was made super easy for my office staff. My staff got the text messages when they arrive at EWR Newark Liberty Airport and I also got the text and email regarding each reservation. They were a little pricy but its worth every penny. I was relaxed and they took care of everything.
    Written October 24, 2023
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  • 61Bounty
    New York City, NY38 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    It was a round trip from NYC to Bethesda, MD. Going south was indeed perfect: an excellent driver, precise on-time service, an extremely clean bus, w/ lots of leg room. The same can be said about the return except for one incident: the driver decided during the ride to fully open her window. When I requested that she close the window, she replied that someone was eating chips and that as soon as the chips were done, she would close the window. I was sitting diagonally across from her in the front row...it was 40 degrees outside, and no place to move, the bus was full. Seemed pretty inappropriate -- at least close the window a little bit, make an effort to make the customer happy. It was another 10 minutes before the window was closed. Not cool. Actually, it was cold (and I was wearing two shirts and a microfleece vest). Management should have a chat with her.
    Written January 5, 2020
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  • L_A
    15 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    Getting the tickets and the coach there and back was fine, done this loads of times and well worth the trip. This time the only down point was the rudeness of the driver there, who spoke to me when I asked a simply question about my ticket, like I was the stupidest person alive. I get the impression hes quite used to speaking to maybe non-english speaking passengers anyway he wants, but when he spoke to me that way (from the UK) hes $10 dollar tip went straight back in my pocket!!
    Written September 28, 2022
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  • terip1025
    1 contribution
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    It claims entertainment but the TV screens never came on and if your phone is dead then you have no entertainment. It felt very bumpy and loud ride and we were burning up. Could not get any air to come out and cool us off.
    Written November 12, 2019
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  • Gearhead85
    San Francisco241 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    I shouldn't complain. For $16, the Newark Airport Express got me to Grand Central in 35 minutes (at 8:30 in the evening) and the bus left promptly on time. However, I was surprised to be on an old urban city bus that had been retired by the MTA. I really wonder whether it was legal for such a bus to run on highways and whether it could pass a safety inspection. The bus also had the genuine reek of stale urine. So a mixed experience overall.
    Written January 17, 2018
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  • Paul L
    30 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We used this company twice while in New York, both times they exceeded our expectations! The smartest and most polite drivers you could ever hope to encounter.

    Our drivers David & Michael, were brilliant! Both went out of their way to make sure two British visitors were looked after in the best possible way. Booking was straightforward, with any queries quickly responded to by the office. The cars were on time (early!) and spotlessly clean; you couldn't ask for a better service.

    You cannot go wrong engaging this company!
    Written July 24, 2022
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  • Ashraf K
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I have used Golden class for a transfer from JFK to Manhattan, the car was so nice and clean. Our driver was super friendly and helpful, he had to wait for us for an hour as our flight delayed but without any extra charge. They track the flight and give you 1 hour free waiting time for the international flight, which is huge PLUS...
    Written January 9, 2019
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  • FppdAdvisor
    New York2 contributions
    1.0 of 5 bubbles
    Trailways requires that you buy a ticket for a specific time, but they don't feel obliged to honor that time. They are almost always late - 10 or 15 minutes. Sometimes they cancel the bus altogether, without any notice and you are left stranded or waiting 30 minutes or more for the next bus. The service is appaling.
    Written November 26, 2023
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  • Jamie B
    2 contributions
    2.0 of 5 bubbles
    The app didn’t work. The customer service was horrible and never called me after saying they would. Would genuinely just recommend you use a different bus service other than Peter Pan. I have found them to be the worst.
    Written November 4, 2023
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  • Joe
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Best birthday pizza tour, the trolley seating was perfect for interacting with friends as you can sit across from one another. Plenty off room to move around on the trolley.
    Great experience!

    Thank you New York Trolley!
    Written January 8, 2024
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  • jungstar
    Copenhagen, Denmark2 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    We did a company tour with the company where I was working around Manhattan with drinks and a guide a Saturday. We had visitors from overseas and it was a great way to see the city. Maybe the trips was a little too long with traffic but we ended up out in Long Island and had a great day. I hope the driver could stand us!
    Written September 17, 2019
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  • Sarah
    37 contributions
    2.0 of 5 bubbles
    Traveling from DC to NYC with my husband. With Amtrak prices nearing $200/person we opted for the more affordable option and paid $25/person to take the express bus. And well, I guess you get what you pay for. The bus is AWFUL. It’s 41°F outside and there is NO heating. All of the armrests looks like the one pictured below. The climate control panel is missing over some seats. The driver was not pleasant at all. He started the trip by saying, “we do not make rest stops on this bus, I am a driver not a nanny. We only stop when I have to pee.” I am so grateful that we have booked the train for the remainder of our trip.
    Written December 26, 2019
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