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About Peter Pan Bus Lines

Peter Pan Bus Lines is one of the biggest bus carriers in the Northeast region of the United States. Headquartered in Springfield, Massachusetts, the company provides affordable and comfortable bus trips to 41 destinations across Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and the District of Columbia. On average, Peter Pan transports more than four million passengers every year.

Founded in 1933, Peter Pan Bus Lines has remained a family business since its creation. It started out as a small transit company running one route between Northampton, MA and Boston, MA with a fleet of four 1933 Buick jitney vehicles, and quickly expanded over the following decades to become the leading ground travel carrier across New England, and the region’s main connection to New York City. Today, Peter Pan’s network of bus schedules features 1843 routes and the company runs about 2788 bus trips every day. Some of the most popular bus routes in the Peter Pan network include Boston to New York, NYC to Springfield, Baltimore to DC, and Philadelphia to Boston. Peter Pan is also the main bus travel provider between Boston and Cape Cod.

Peter Pan is known for their reliable on-time bus service and modern coaches that boast a series of amenities, including freshly sanitized restrooms, free WiFi, power outlets and extra legroom between seats. Peter Pan’s vehicles are green certified, ensuring low carbon emissions.

Peter Pan has been an official Wanderu partner since 2015, making it easy to find and book cheap Peter Pan bus tickets on Wanderu. On Wanderu, you will find all schedules and the best deals for all available bus trips that Peter Pan has to offer.

Contact Peter Pan Bus Lines

Phone number: US: 1 (800) 343-9999

Online support: Peter Pan Lines website

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Peter Pan Bus Lines Amenities

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Daily Trips2,788

What travelers are saying about Peter Pan Bus Lines

Here’s what Wanderu users who have booked trips with Peter Pan Bus Lines had to say about their travel experience.

Traveling During COVID-19

"They observed CDC guidelines."
based on 2951 reviews

Onboard Experience

"Best wifi I've had on a bus"
based on 2615 reviews
"I was impressed by how helpful all the staff were."
based on 3906 reviews
"Great value and comfortable ride."
based on 4553 reviews
"We departed on time and I even arrived earlier than advised."
based on 4580 reviews
"I found the seats very spacious and comfortable."
based on 4269 reviews
"The bus was incredibly clean and roomy."
based on 4682 reviews

Peter Pan Bus Lines reviews from Wanderu customers

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Peter Pan Bus Lines passenger reviews



May 17, 2024- Solo travel

Providence to New York

Pros: It wasn’t any trouble to get tickets or board. Quick and easy process. Cons: Ports on the bus that actually work. Tips: N/A.



May 17, 2024- Visiting family

New York to Philadelphia

Excellent driver.



May 16, 2024- Visiting friends

Baltimore to New York

Pros: Nothing. Cons: The bus was very late and there was no way to get any information about status. There was no agent at the station and no number to call. Seats are cramped and locked in a reclining position which is most uncomfortable. Tips: You get what you pay for.



May 16, 2024- Visiting friends

New York to Washington

Good driver



May 15, 2024- Solo travel

New York to Boston

Modernize the charging pots. Stronger WIFI

Peter Pan Bus Lines Routes & Network

Peter Pan Bus Lines’s bus network features 1843 bus routes that connect 41 cities serving 67 stations. On average, Peter Pan Bus Lines performs about 2788 bus trips every day. The top cities to which Peter Pan Bus Lines offers the highest number of daily bus service include New York and Silver Spring.

Top Cities Served by Peter Pan Bus Lines

CityRouteEarliest busLatest bus
New York615:00 am3:00 am
Boston215:30 am3:30 am
Philadelphia175:30 am1:15 am
Washington314:01 am2:40 am
Providence125:30 am1:25 am
Hartford125:30 am12:30 am
Baltimore164:01 am2:00 am
Springfield125:30 am12:45 am
Worcester89:30 am12:45 am

Most popular Peter Pan Bus Lines routes

The bus from New York to Silver Spring is Peter Pan Bus Lines’s most popular route. Trips from Philadelphia to Washington and Boston to Hartford are also highly popular.

Top Peter Pan Bus Lines routes

RouteDaily TripsDurationPrice
New York to Silver Spring54h 29m$13
Philadelphia to Washington226h 28m$7
Boston to Hartford382h 57m$19
Hartford to New York173h 24m$19
New York to Boston305h 24m$31
Philadelphia to New York302h 8m$7
Washington to New York174h 53m$15
New York to Providence154h 34m$35
Baltimore to New York143h 43m$15

Peter Pan Bus Lines Cancellation Policy

Peter Pan Bus Lines tickets are non-refundable and cannot be cancelled, so make sure to double check all of your travel details before completing your booking.

Your Peter Pan reservation can be modified, as long as you request the change more than 2 hours before the scheduled departure time. The passenger name, travel date, or travel time of your ticket can be changed. To request your change, you can contact Peter Pan online or speak with staff in person at the station’s Peter Pan ticket counter. Peter Pan charges a ticket exchange fee of $5 to $10 USD, as well as a transaction fee for all exchanges.

Peter Pan Bus Lines Baggage Policy

Peter Pan Bus Lines has the following baggage policy. Please note that policies can change, and it's essential to check the most up-to-date information on their website or contact their customer service for the latest details:

Carry-On Baggage: Peter Pan typically allows one small carry-on bag per passenger. This bag should be of a size and weight that can be stowed under your seat or in the overhead compartment. Examples of acceptable carry-on items include backpacks, handbags, and laptop bags.

Checked Baggage: Peter Pan often allows passengers to check up to three pieces of luggage. These bags should meet certain size and weight requirements, which can vary, but a common guideline is that checked bags should not exceed 62 linear inches (length + width + height) and should not weigh more than 50 pounds each.

Excess or Oversized Baggage: If you have more bags than the allowed limit or if your baggage exceeds the size and weight limits, you may be required to pay additional fees. Oversized or special items like bicycles, sports equipment, or musical instruments may also incur extra charges.

Fragile or Valuable Items: Peter Pan advises passengers not to check fragile or valuable items such as electronics, jewelry, and important documents. These items are better kept as carry-on luggage.

Please be aware that these policies can change, and they might vary slightly depending on the specific route or service you are using.

Peter Pan Bus Lines Bus Guide & FAQs

Yes, you can change a Peter Pan bus reservation. Both the time and the date of travel can be changed. To modify your reservation you will need to visit a Peter Pan ticket counter, contact customer service at (800) 343-9999, or download the Peter Pan Bus app.

To change your ticket there is a fee of $5 (if the cost of the ticket is less than $10) or $10 plus any difference in fare for the new ticket as well as any additional fees.

All Peter Pan tickets are nonrefundable.

Yes, Peter Pan Bus Lines offers WiFi on their buses. Although most trips with Peter Pan Bus Lines 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. Peter Pan Bus Lines 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.

Carry On Bags: On Peter Pan buses you are allowed one small bag up to 25 pounds in weight to be taken with you on board the bus. The bags brought on board must fit under the seat in front of you or in the overhead bins.

Checked Baggage: Each adult passenger is allowed to bring up to 2 pieces of luggage to place under the bus, up to 50 pounds per bag.

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Peter Pan Bus Lines buses. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbor might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power outlets, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a USB power adapter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since Peter Pan Bus Lines 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.

On a typical day, Peter Pan Bus Lines has 2788 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.

No, Peter Pan Bus Lines does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station.

Children under the age of 2 years old can travel for free with an adult as long as they are in the adult's lap for the duration of the trip. If you plan to travel with more than one child under the age of 2, a ticket must be purchased for the second child and the child must be in a secured safely and properly in their seat. Peter Pan does offer child fare discounts for children between the ages of 2 and 11. A 20% discount off of a full fare adult price is available if the ticket is purchased in person at the station ahead of time.

Yes, Peter Pan Bus Lines requires you to present an ID to an agent to be allowed to board the bus. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, such as a college ID, won’t work.

Yes, there are bathrooms on Peter Pan Bus Lines 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.

Peter Pan Bus Lines does not offer meals or beverages onboard. We recommend you bring a drink and some snacks for your trip. We also suggest packing a reusable water bottle with you to reduce your impact on the environment. However, note that most buses do not allow you to bring your own alcoholic drinks.

Yes, Peter Pan Bus Lines 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.

Peter Pan Bus Lines 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 Peter Pan Bus Lines offers extra legroom seating. Since there is no standard of what extra legroom is, the extra space you get may vary between bus lines, but getting extra is always good.

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