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About Burlington Trailways

Burlington Trailways is an intercity passenger bus service that provides daily transportation to and from 35 cities across Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska. Due to its wide network of coverage, the carrier conducts 1904 trips every day, with ticket prices ranging from DKK 65.86 to DKK 1,881.60. Some of the major cities that Burlington Trailways offers transportation to include Chicago, Denver, Indianapolis, Omaha, and St. Louis.

Founded in 1929, Burlington Trailways is part of the Trailways Transportation System, an alliance of about 70 independent bus companies, including Adirondack Trailways and Fullington Trailways. Trailways motor coaches are preferred by travelers because of their high-end amenities that feature satellite TV, free WiFi, and power outlets at every seat.

Contact Burlington Trailways

Phone number: US: 1 (800) 992-4618Email: [email protected]

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Burlington Trailways bus coverage

Daily Trips1,904
stations36
cities35
countries1

Burlington Trailways bus amenities

Burlington Trailways
Air conditioningAir conditioning
RestroomRestroom
Power outletPower outlet
WiFiWiFi

Burlington Trailways reviews from Wanderu customers

Overall review score for Burlington Trailways

(Based on 64 reviews)

4.3
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort

3.7

Timeliness

4.4

Staff

4.0

Value

3.5

Condition

4.3

Burlington Trailways passenger reviews

5.0

Alfred

20 May 2021 - Visiting friends

Pros: We arrived to our destination on time. Cons: Not sure as I think you are already doing great. Tips: I highly recommend Wanderu and Trailways Bus service.

Pros: We arrived to our destination on time. Cons: Not sure as I think you are already doing great. Tips: I highly recommend Wanderu and Trailways Bus service.

4.0

Bobby

8 April 2021 - Visiting friends

Pros: Times available for the trip was good. Cons: Sitting should be space out on the bus like two seats skip a seat. Tips: Good price.

Pros: Times available for the trip was good. Cons: Sitting should be space out on the bus like two seats skip a seat. Tips: Good price.

4.0

Taylor

13 February 2020 - Visiting friends

Could have left earlier/on-time

Could have left earlier/on-time

2.0

Alvertidia

15 January 2020 - Business

Pros: I was glad that my bus was on time. Earlier that day due to weather conditions in Iowa there were a few cancellations. Cons: On a 6 hour ride, a food stop is needed so people who need to take their medication with food can do so. That's a long ride without food. ...

Pros: I was glad that my bus was on time. Earlier that day due to weather conditions in Iowa there were a few cancellations. Cons: On a 6 hour ride, a food stop is needed so people who need to take their medication with food can do so. That's a long ride without food. Tips: Make sure you get something to eat because you may never know if they are not going to stop for food.

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1.0

Amir

29 December 2019 - Vacation

Cons: This company charged me $5 for printing the ticket because they cannot scan the ticket from the mobile phone. It seems that they live in stone age. This seemed to me like a hidden charge. Any this practice is neither environmental friendly nor customer friendly. ...

Cons: This company charged me $5 for printing the ticket because they cannot scan the ticket from the mobile phone. It seems that they live in stone age. This seemed to me like a hidden charge. Any this practice is neither environmental friendly nor customer friendly. Not a good experience at all. Tips: Print your ticket these guys live in the stone age.

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Burlington Trailways Bus Guide & FAQs

Do Burlington Trailways buses have WiFi?

Yes, Burlington Trailways offers WiFi on their buses. Although most trips with Burlington Trailways will have WiFi as advertised, some buses 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. Burlington Trailways 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 bus?

Yes, there are power points onboard Burlington Trailways buses. 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 Burlington Trailways might sometimes use replacement bus 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 Burlington Trailways's schedule?

On a typical day, Burlington Trailways has 1904 scheduled bus 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.

How much luggage can I bring on a Burlington Trailways bus?

You are allowed to check one piece of baggage under the bus of up to 50 lbs (23 kg) for free. Your bag must have an identification tag that clearly shows your name and home address.

If you would like to check additional bags, please contact the carrier ahead of time at the phone number listed above.

Where does Burlington Trailways travel?

Burlington Trailways has a comprehensive network of bus coverage across the Midwest. The carrier conducts daily trips to and from 35 cities in Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois, Missouri, and Indiana. Burlington also offers service to Denver, CO, serving as a connection between the Midwest and the Rocky Mountains.

Are there toilets on Burlington Trailways buses?

Yes, there are bathrooms on Burlington Trailways buses. 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.

What is the refund policy?

All Burlington Trailways tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Do you have to print your Burlington Trailways ticket?

Yes, Burlington Trailways requires that all passengers have printed tickets to board the bus. When you book with Wanderu and activate your account, you will be able to easily find and download your tickets for most buses.

Can I bring my pet with me on the bus?

Unfortunately, no animals other than service animals are allowed onboard Burlington Trailways buses. If you need to travel with a service animal, it must be kept on a leash, or in a harness or carrier at all times.

Cheap Burlington Trailways tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 1,904 Burlington Trailways trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Burlington Trailways tickets start at just DKK 65.86. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

Chicago to Naperville
Travel DateTue 22 Jun
PriceDKK 92.83
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Travel DateTue 22 Jun
PriceDKK 181.89
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Travel DateTue 22 Jun
PriceDKK 117.91
Iowa City to Des Moines
Travel DateFri 25 Jun
PriceDKK 112.90
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Travel DateTue 22 Jun
PriceDKK 106.62