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About OurBus

OurBus is an intercity bus service based in New York City. First launched in 2016, OurBus is one of the newer American bus companies and has expanded quickly to 215 routes connecting 40 cities, with coverage primarily in the Northeast. Major cities with service include New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. With tickets between US$5.00 and US$79.00, OurBus has quickly gained a reputation as a modern and affordable bus carrier.

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OurBus coach coverage

Daily Trips119
stations49
cities40
countries1

OurBus coach amenities

OurBus
Air conditioningAir conditioning
ToiletToilet
Extra legroomExtra legroom
Free waterFree water
Power pointPower point
WiFiWiFi

OurBus reviews from Wanderu customers

Overall review score for OurBus
4.4
Based on 1145 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Timeliness
4.5
Staff
4.3
Value
4.1
Condition
4.6
OurBus reviews from Wanderu customers
Maya
5.0
4 September 2020Visiting family
Pros
Trip was great, unlike the major bus companies OurBus only booked half-capacity for COVID so we got to be one to a seat. The driver was great and super nice.
Kasely
5.0
23 August 2020Visiting family
Pros
It’s was fast and quick
Cons
The seating is a little uncomfortable but other than that good
Chantal
5.0
7 August 2020Visiting friends
Pros
Staff, water and cleanliness.
Tips
May be a little late.
Nancy
4.0
1 August 2020Visiting family
Cons
Being a bit more assertive regarding phone conversation. There was a customer sitting behind me speaking on the phone for 2 hours and although I had my headphones on and music high still heard him.
Piers
3.0
31 July 2020Solo travel
Cons
Enforcement of mask mandates. Multiple passengers boarded without masks or took their masks off during the trip. It’s incredibly frustrating to be trying to travel safely during these times only to have other passengers completely disregard the safety of themselves and ...More

Frequently Asked Questions

What is OurBus’ luggage policy?

If you are planning to travel with OurBus, keep in mind that each passenger is allowed one large piece of luggage up to 50 lbs (23 kg) that can be stored under the bus. The total exterior dimensions (length + width + height) of the bag or suitcase should not exceed 62 inches. You can also bring one small carry-on bag that can fit in the overhead compartment or under the seat in front of you.

If you’re looking to bring additional luggage that needs to be placed in the cargo hold under the bus, you will be required to book an additional ticket to make sure the carrier will accept it and it will successfully make it to your final destination.

Where can you travel with OurBus?

You can use OurBus to travel to and from 40 cities across several states in the Northeast, Midwest and Southeast regions of the United States. Some of the cities where the carrier has the biggest coverage include New York City, Washington, D.C., Baltimore and Ithaca.

Some of the most popular routes in OurBus’ network include Boston - New York, Philadelphia - Washington, D.C., Ithaca - New York, and Baltimore - Richmond.

Do OurBus coaches have WiFi?

Yes, OurBus offers WiFi on their coaches. Although most trips with OurBus will have WiFi as advertised, some coaches might not come equipped with WiFi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. OurBus WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends; you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power points or USB points on the coach?

Yes, there are power points onboard OurBus coaches. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbour might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power points, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a power point USB converter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since OurBus might sometimes use replacement coach vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

What is OurBus's schedule?

On a typical day, OurBus has 119 scheduled coach trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

What is OurBus’ cancellation and refund policy?

You’d be happy to find out that OurBus has a very flexible cancellation policy. While the carrier does not offer refunds on booked tickets, you are able to cancel your ticket up to 30 minutes prior to departure in exchange for credit in the amount you paid for it. You will then have five years to use that credit for another OurBus booking.

Keep in mind that you will need to pay the difference in case the new ticket you book is more expensive than the original ticket that you cancelled.

Do you need an ID to get on the coach?

No, OurBus does not require an ID to board its coaches at this time. Of course, it is always a good idea to carry a government-issued ID whenever you hit the road.

Are there toilets on OurBus coaches?

Yes, there are bathrooms on OurBus coaches. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Can you bring pets onto OurBus?

Unfortunately, animals are not allowed on OurBus vehicles. The only exception is for trained service animals that are assisting passengers. Service animals need to be harnessed and under control for the duration of the trip.

Do you have to print your OurBus ticket?

OurBus does not require a printed ticket to board the coach. Instead, an eTicket is sent to you by email when you make your reservation. You can use your smartphone to show this eTicket to the ticketing agent as you board.

Does OurBus offer any premium features like extra legroom or movies?

OurBus goes the extra distance to deliver premium features to its customers.

Do you find yourself squished in a regular seat or just love having extra room to sprawl out? Well you’re in luck as OurBus offers extra legroom seating. Since there is no standard of what extra legroom is, the extra space you get may vary between coach lines, but getting extra is always good.

Cheap OurBus tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 119 OurBus trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and OurBus tickets start at just US$5.00. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

New York to Washington
Travel DateFri 4 Dec
PriceUS$19.00
Hellertown to Kutztown
Travel DateFri 4 Dec
PriceUS$5.00
Ft Washington to Malvern
Travel DateSat 5 Dec
PriceUS$5.00
Kutztown to Reading
Travel DateFri 4 Dec
PriceUS$5.00
New York to Rochester
Travel DateWed 2 Dec
PriceUS$45.00