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Bus Companies Suffer as More Travelers Fly

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Once upon a time, budget travelers for whom urgency was not an issue relied on simple transportation via the good-old Greyhound Bus. But in today's world of discount airlines, ridesharing and even discount bus companies, Greyhound has fallen behind.
FirstGroup Plc , a British company that purchased Greyhound in 2007, found that, not only are they barely able to chip away at the debt they inherited since the purchase, but customer retention has been abysmal thanks to cheaper airfare, increased route options by plane and challenges with immigration control on the border with Mexico...
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