Bus Tours & Day Trips

Bus Tours & Day Trips

See America, Canada and most of Europe on Trailways! Enjoy local cuisine, art, history, culture, architecture, scenic beauty, and events. From single-day to multi-day trips, relax and see the sites while enjoying luxury motorcoach travel. Most packaged tours provide accommodations, some meals and attraction or event tickets, taxes, luggage handling and more. See our Trailways Tour Vacation Packages. Or, see tours available throughout the U.S. and Canada below.

 

 

ALABAMA

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Capitol Trailways
Mobile, Alabama
Phone: 800-233-1981
E-Mail: charters@colonialtrailways.com
Website: capitaltrailways.com

Fridays, 5pm - Casino Run to Biloxi, Mississippi...
Leaving from Eufaula, AL with pickups Abbeville, AL, Dothan, AL, Ozark, AL, Enterprise, AL, Bonifay, FL.
CALL Pat at 1-800-237-4978 for cost and availability.

2nd Sunday of the month - Casino Run to Biloxi, Mississippi from Montgomery AL only.
$50 per person each trip and this includes $15 free play at each casino.
CALL Joyce at 334-279-9149 for cost and availability.

Birmingham BINGO trip:

1st Saturday of the month - 10 am- Bingo Magic on outskirts of Birmingham.
$20 per person.
Call 334-279-9149

Thrasher Brothers Trailways

Birmingham, AL

Phone: 205-591-8811

E-Mail: b.a.thrasher@netzero.net

Website: thrasherbrotherstours.com

Brochure: Thrasher Trailways

Annually (August)

Branson Extravaganza & Riverboat Cruise

7 days/6 nights: 7 shows, 6 nights lodging and 10 meals including dinner,
cruise & show on the Showboat Branson Belle, Table Rock Lake.
Check back for dates in 2013.

CALIFORNIA

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Silver State Trailways
Hemet, California
Phone: (951) 766-9472
E-Mail: sales@silverstatecoach.com
Website: silverstatetrailways.com

CANADA (Ontario)

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Great Canadian Trailways

Great Canadian Holidays & Coaches

353 Manitou Drive, Kitchener, ON N2C 1L5

Reservations: 1 800 461 8687 x 280

Email: info@greatcanadianholidays.com

Website: GreatCanadianHolidays.com

Brochure: Great Canadian Trailways

NASCAR Daytona 500
9 days: Twin $2095

International Auto Show Weekend in Detroit
3 days: Twin $525

Deerhurst Luxury Muskoka Getaway
3 days: $795 Twin

Magical Manitoulin Island
3 days: $695 Twin

Thunder Over Louisville
5 days: $995 Twin

Christmas in Cleveland
3 days: $595 Twin

Frankenmuth at Christmastime
3 days: $545 Twin

New Year's Eve in Lancaster
4 days: $795 Twin

Little River Casino
4 days: $489 Twin

ILLINOIS

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Prairie Trailways

27 East Monroe Street, Suite 515

Chicago, IL 60603

1-800-621-4153

Phone: 312-251-3100

E-mail: prairietrailways@aol.com

Web Site: prairietrailways.com

Official Gray Line Tour Operator for Chicago! See Tours

Lake Geneva Canopy Tours

2014 Dates:
June 4, 14, 21
July 6, 16, 26,
August 6, 13, 23, 30
September 10, 20
October 11, 18, 26
November 8, 16, 26

Rate $149.00 per person.

See the Great City of Chicago!

Panoramic and Scenic North Side Tour -
$28

Historic Chicago South Shore Tour -
$28

Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour - 1 Day -
$30

Chicago Premium Outlets
Shopping Tour -
$40

Land and River Architectural Tour -
$55

Land and River Architectural Tour -
$55

Inside Chicago - Grand Tour
and Pizza -
$60

Inside Chicago - Grand Tour and Hancock Tower -
$62

IOWA

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Burlington Trailways

Nicole Fenton

Customer Service Representative

Tours & Charters

Phone: 1-800-992-4618 x162

E-mail: tours@burlingtontrailways.com

Website: www.trailwaystravel.com

Upcoming Tours

1. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum. Springfield, IL. $ 84.00 per person.

2. Cardinals vs. Dodgers. St. Louis, MO. July 19, 2014. $ 123.00 per person.

3. Cardinals vs. Cubs. Chicago, IL. July 25, 2014. $ 129.00 per person.

4. Explore Kansas City, MO. Kansas City, MO. July 25-26, 2014. $ 314.00 per person based on double occupancy.

5. Cardinals vs. Cubs. Chicago, IL. July 26, 2014. $ 129.00 per person.

6. NASCAR. Newton, IA. August 2, 2014. $ 127.00 per person.

7. Water Tower Place Shopping. Chicago, IL. August 2, 2014. $ 59.00 per person.

8. Tampa Bay Rays vs. Chicago Cubs. Chicago, IL. August 9, 2014. $ 129.00 per person.

9. Iowa State Fair. Des Moines, IA. August 13, 2014. $ 63.00 per person.

10. Black Hills and Yellowstone. August 16-25, 2014. $ 2,985.00 per person based on double occupancy.

MARYLAND

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First Priority Trailways

District Heights, MD

Phone: 301-568-3500

E-mail: firstprio@aol.com

Website: firstprioritytours.com/

Brochure:

Arundel Mills Casino, MD: Every Saturday - Luxury charter shuttle to/from the new casino at Arundel Mills. Various pick ups in D.C. and Maryland - $15 per person/$20 rebate.

College Tours via Deluxe Motorcoach. Buses feature free VCR/DVD, scheduled tours on various campuses, breakfast and nightly dinner, social activities and more. Call 301-568-3500 for dates, college list and pricing info.

MICHIGAN

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Dean Trailways
Phone: 1-800-282-3326
E-Mail: info@deantrailways.com
Website: deantrailways.com

Michigan Casino Day Trips Year-Round Shuttles:

Casino Trips

Weekly casino bus shuttle trip to three of Michigan's magnificent casinos: Firekeepers in Battle Creek; Little River Resort & Casino in Manistee; and Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant. Check prices, schedules and make reservations online. Details:

Fire Keepers Casino, MI-
Every Monday & Thursday with pick-ups in Saginaw, Lansing, Mason, Jackson and more. $20 per person.

Little River Casino, MI -
Every Tuesdays. Located in the Victorian port of Manistee. $20 per person.

Soaring Eagle Casino, MI
Thrilling games, superstar entertainment, natural ambiance, breathtaking views. $20 per person.

Adventure Trips – Seasonal

Bus transportation and day passes to the region’s best amusement parks, Cedar Point, Sandusky, Ohio and Michigan’s Adventure, Muskegon, MI.

Prices start at $79 pp. Check trip schedule and make reservations online.

Detroit Sports

Seasonal day trips to Comerica Park for Detroit Tiger games or to see the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. Prices vary. Check the trip schedule and book online.

MISSOURI

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Huskey Trailways
Moovin on Tours
Contact Lisa Casey-Rush
636-937-2799
636-937-8481
Website:
HuskeyTrailways.com

Up Coming Trips

On Going Trips

"Free" Bus to Harrah's/Hollywood/Maryland Heights

NEW YORK

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West Point Tours Trailways

Vails Gate, N.Y.

Phone - 845-561-2671

Email-Margaret@WestPointTours.com

Website- WestPointTours.com

Brochures:
West Point Tours Inc. Trailways

Tours-

PENNSYLVANIA

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Fullington Trailways

Elaine A. Hart

Manager of Retail Tours

Fullington Trailways, LLC

State College, PA, 16801

Phone: 814-765-7871

E-Mail: elaine@fullingtontours.com
or sales@fullingtontours.com

Website:
fullingtontours.com/

Brochure:
Fullington Trailways 2014 Tour Book

Clarksville Music Extravaganza
August 27 – September 1, 2014

Visit Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby Museum, tour Fort Campbell Military Base and a tobacco farm, enjoy up close and personal shows with Lee Greenwood and Loretta Lynn, tour the Coal Miner's Daughter Museum, and more! $1,264 per person, double occupancy.

National Parks of New England 2014 Reunion Trip
September 28 – October 3, 2014

Travel through the beautiful Green Mountains of Vermont, tour the Laurance Rockefeller Estate and visit the Billings Farm & Museum. There will be free time in Woodstock, Vermont and a visit to the Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site in Plymouth Notch. Arrive in Freeport, Maine to shop at the LL Bean store and continue into Bar Harbor for a city tour, visit Acadia National Park and a ride to the top of Cadillac Mountain. A lobster pulling cruise is included and a traditional Maine Lobster Dinner. On the way home we will stop at the Old Port area in Portland, Maine to see the Portland Headlight lighthouse. Cost TBD, please call.

Riverboat Rendezvous "Belle's Birthday Bash"
October 14 – 17, 2014

Private charter on Ohio River, Dixieland dinner show, guided tour of Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, KentuckeyShow! a multi-sensory experience, paddlewheel boat cruise to watch the steamboat races.
$750 per person, double occupancy. Reservations for this trip must be made by August 1, 2014.

Biltmore Estate & Oglebay
November 17 – 21, 2014

Guided tour of Moravian town of Old Salem including Tannenberg Organ performance, guided tour of Asheville, dinner and candlelight tour at Biltmore Estate, Visit Tamarack, featuring delightful displays of artisan wares, on to Oglebay Resort for dinner show, Festival of Lights, and accommodations.

Susquehanna Trailways
11 West Church Street
Williamsport, PA 17701
Contact - Paul Chapman
Phone: 800-692-6314
E-Mail: tours@susquehannabus.com.
Website: susquehannabus.com

Tour details: http://www.susquehannabus.com/tours.asp

SOUTH DAKOTA

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Prairie Coach Trailways

Angie West - Tour Coordinator /

Dell Rapids, SD, 57022

Phone: 605-428-4777

E-Mail: angie@prairiecoach.com

or tours@prairiecoach.com

Website:
http://www.prairiecoach.com/

Shipshewana Amish – June 16-24th
$1699

Alaska – July 17 – Aug 3rd
$4,999 pp

North Dakota Peace Garden/Medora/Oil Fields – July 27-31st -
$899

Summer Playday Getaway – August 1-4th
$799pp

National Parks – August 19 – 30th
$2,299 pp

Custer Buffalo Round Up – September 25-27th
$499pp

Fall into Duluth – October 5-10th
$1189pp

Branson Christmas – November 17-22nd
$1169pp
8 Great Shows

Nashville Country Christmas – December 1-6th
$1499pp
Gaylord Opryland Resort
Grand Ole Opry

Rose Parade with San Francisco and San Diego – December 27th – January 10th
$3099pp

TEXAS

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Alamo Trailways
San Antonio, TX
Phone: 877-358-8687 or 210-492-4144
E-Mail: Edward Torres etorres@citytoursinc.com
Website: www.citytoursinc.com
Tour Brochure
Trolley Tour Brochure

The old-time Trolley is an exciting way to see the city of San Antonio and beyond. There are many options to enjoy based on your interest and schedule:

The Grand Tour - starting from $54.50 per ticket

Hill Country Tour - starting from $.59.50 per ticket

Reflections Tour morning or afternoon - starting from $34.50 per ticket

Wine Tour - Fredericksburg, TX - historic German town plus three wineries - starting from $79.00 per person (minibus)

Trolley Tour Hopper Pass - $26.00 - per ticket

1-Hour Trolley Tour - $20.00 per ticket

Gotta Go Trailways - College Connection Tours

Phone: 817-330-3304 or 972-355-1189

E-mail:

pattie@gottagotoursbypatti.com

Website:
collegeconnectiontours.com

Brochure: College Connection Tours

Annually - College Connection Tours

For prospective college students to visit 20 different college campuses in Texas and Oklahoma. Four tours are offered every summer, and eight in the spring and fall. Trips depart from the DFW Metroplex.

  • West Texas' Best
  • Split by the Brazos
  • I-35 Top 5
  • North of the Red River

$329 - $349 per student, depending on trip selected. Includes round-trip bus transportation with wi-fi, group meals & campus tours. One parent or guardian is Free, excluding meals. Certified chaperone on-board.

Gotta Go Tours by Patti

Phone: 972-355-1189

E-mail: pattie@gottagotoursbypatti.com

Website: gottagotoursbypatti.com/

For all tours, go to Gottagotoursbypatti

  • Amarillo & Lubbock,TX
    • West Texas Journey
    • June 13-15, 2014
    • $449 pp/dbl
    • The story of the Panhandle history comes to life through song, dance, and drama in "TEXAS." The delightful musical "Oliver" and Lubbock's National Ranching Heritage Center, plus a Texas Tech art tour. Tour Includes
        • 2 nights hotel
        • 6 meals
        • All admissions for events outlined above
        • Luggage handling
        • Taxes and services of professional tour manager
        • Deluxe Trailways motorcoach transportation
        • Book now!
  • Granbury, TX
    • June 7, 2014
    • $89 pp
    • The shows are heating up this summer at the Big City Music Revue in Granbury. Join us as we enjoy a fun afternoon on the square complete with Lunch at Linda’s Southern Kitchen, antique shopping and the show “Only The Hits: The Music That Made Us”. Tour Includes
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation
      • Lunch at Linda’s Southern Kitchen
      • Reserved seats at Big City Music Revue
      • Professional Tour Manager
      • Lots of fun!
      • Book Now!
  • Texas Hill Country
    • September 12-14, 2014
    • $399 pp/dbl
    • In the heart of Texas Hill country dancing and dining experiences are deeply rooted. With our visits to Becker Vineyards and Woodrose Winery, dinner at Andy’s and then dancing the night away at Albert Dance Hall, this tour just promises to get better as it goes on. Tour includes:
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation
      • 5 meals
      • 3 wineries
      • 2 dance halls
      • LBJ Ranch Tour
      • 2 nights lodging
      • Professional tour manager and taxes included
      • Book now!
  • Waco, TX
    • September 20, 2014
    • $82 pp
    • A day in Waco promises to be full of fun! Visiting Homestead Crafts Village you will see Craftsman of pottery, woodworking, fiber crafts and blacksmithing. Visit Texas Rangers Hall of Fame Museum and the 100 year old Dr. Pepper Museum, along with a stop at the Czech bakery on our way back home for some Kolaches to go! Tour includes
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation
      • Lunch
      • All admissions
      • Professional tour manager
      • Book now!
  • Dallas Arboretum
    • October 16, 2014
    • $62 pp
    • This Fall let nature nurture you with a visit to the Dallas Arboretum. Always in bloom and beautiful, pumpkins of all colors and sizes will dazzle you. The big hit group “Asleep at The Wheel” will have you singing and dancing in the moon light. Fill up at one of the ever popular Food Trucks and enjoy this special evening at the Arboretum. Tour includes:
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation,
      • Admission to the arboretum and concert tickets
      • Professional tour manager
      • Book now!
  • Phantom of the Opera-Dallas, TX
    • August 10, 2014
    • $159 pp
    • Following up on its tour of the United Kingdom, Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s phenomenal musical success, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, will come to Dallas, TX. This evening will be made even more magical with a delightful dinner before we take our Orchestra level seats at the beautiful Winspear Opera House. Tour includes:
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation
      • Dinner
      • Orchestra level seats
      • Professional tour manager
      • Book now!
  • Les Miserables, Dallas TX
    • July 12, 2014
    • $127 pp
    • Acclaimed as one of the most popular musicals in the world Les Miserables opens at the Wylie Theatre this summer with its glorious music and heartfelt story. This afternoon begins with an elegant lunch at the Zodiac Room in the original Neiman Marcus downtown Dallas. Neiman Marcus has been
      serving fine cuisine for over 50 years and is sure to combine bring with a delicious meal. Tour includes:
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation,
      • Orchestra level seats
      • Lunch
      • Professional tour manager
      • Book now!
  • The Art of Arkansas
    • May 8-10, 2014
    • $399 pp/dbl
    • Experience Arkansas with us as we travel through the beautiful landscapes and lush mountain scape. Our first day of travels will take us to
      Bentonville, Arkansas home of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Explore the American masterworks dating from the Colonial era to contemporary times and enjoy time to explore the natural beauty surrounding the museum. Our time in Bentonville will include a delicious dinner at Fred’s Hickory Inn, the 2nd oldest restaurant in Bentonville and was Sam Walton’s favorite restaurant! Tour includes:
      • Deluxe
        Trailways motor coach transportation,
      • 2 nights lodging
      • 5 meals
      • Professional tour director
      • Baggage handling,
      • All admissions and sightseeing per itinerary
  • Shreveport, LA
    • October 8-9, 2014
    • $173 pp/dbl
    • Single supplement is $37
    • This quick trip to Shreveport is a great mix of fun, food and nature. The Gardens of The American Rose Center is the nation’s largest park dedicated to roses. Its Sam’s Town Casino & Resort that is an authentic dockside riverboat with more than 1200 slots, table games and various other gaming machines where you can try your luck. The Red River Revel Festival is North Louisiana’s largest outdoor festival. Tour includes:
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation
      • 2 meals
      • 1 night at Sam’s Town
      • Admissions and luggage handling
      • Professional tour manager and taxes
      • Book now!
  • Branson, MO
    • November 17-21, 2014
    • $855 pp/dbl
    • Single supplement is $191
    • If you love Branson, this is the tour for you! This is our biggest Branson package yet wrapped up with 9 shows, 11 meals, and the best experiences in Branson all in one 5 day tour! Your 9 shows include: The Oak Ridge Boys, Mel Tillis, Clay Cooper, Danny O’Donnell, Red, Hot & Blue, The Texas Tenors, Showboat Branson Belle, The Hughes Brothers, and The Duttons.
    • Tour includes:
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation,
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        4 nights hotel accommodations at the Clarion Hotel at the Palace
      • 11 meals including 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 4 dinners
      • Baggage handling
      • All taxes
      • Professional Tour Director
      • book now!
  • Branson, MO
    • October 16-19, 2014
    • Call for pricing 972-355-1189
    • Join us this fall on a fabulous tour to Branson where world class live entertainment and warm Ozark Mountain hospitality is experienced each day. Fall foliage in the Ozarks is an explosion of colors and picture perfect weather. Shows: The Duttons, Jonah with behind the scenes tour, Billy Dean, #1 hit of the 60s, and Showboat Branson Belle.
    • Tour includes:
      • 5 shows
      • 6 meals including
      • the
        Keeter Center Brunch
      • 3 nights at the Clarion Palace Inn
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation,
      • Baggage handling & bus refreshments.
  • Branson, MO
    • November 14-17, 2014 or December 5-8, 2014
    • Call for pricing 972-355-1189
    • Each year Branson transforms into a holiday wonderland featuring spectacular lighting, shows celebrating Christmas, and a holiday spirit like none other. Experience our holiday packages where warm hospitality, dazzling shows and the spirit of
    • Christmas reigns.
    • November shows:
      • The Gatlin Brothers,
      • Jonah,
      • The Texas Tenors,
      • Clay Cooper,
      • Danny O’Donnell.
    • Additional Holiday treats include Sunday Brunch at the Keeter Center & 5 fabulous meals.
    • December shows:
      • #1 Hit of the 60s
      • Showboat Branson Belle
      • Andy Williams
      • Christmas Show starring The Osmonds and Lennon Sisters
      • The Gatlin Brothers,
      • Clay Cooper
    • Also includes Holiday Lights tour, Brunch at the Keeter Center & 5 fabulous meals.
    • All Branson tours include:
      • 3 nights at the Clarion Palace Inn
      • Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation
      • Baggage handling
      • Bus refreshments
      • All shows and number of meals as noted above
  • Houston & Galveston
    • Dickens on the Strand
      • December 5-7, 2014 -$485.00 pp/dbl
      • Visit Charles Dickens “Dickens on the Strand” festival; a special hand bell concert; dining at Fishermen’s Wharf, Moody Gardens Festival of Lights: ICE; historic Galveston Island tour; and Space Center Houston-NASA. Tour includes: Deluxe Trailways motor coach transportation, admissions, 2 night’s hotel accommodations at the Holiday Inn on the Beach, 4 meals, tour manager, baggage handling, bus refreshments, all taxes. Single supplement is $139. Optional Insurance $41

VIRGINIA

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VIRGINIA

Visiting the Trailways headquarters office in Fairfax, VA?

We recommend the Residence Inn Fairfax City in Fairfax, (across the street), with large rooms and a full hot dinner and breakfast buffet included in your rate.

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Abbott Trailways

Roanoke, VA

540-343-1133 or 1-800-433-1111

Email: heather@abbottbus.com

Website: www.abbottbus.com

Brochure:

Abbott Trailways 2014 Catalog

Abbott Trailways offers bus tours throughout the US & Canada. Tours range from 1-20 days.

WASHINGTON, DC

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Gold Line Trailways - On Board Site-seeing Tours
Washington, DC
Phone: 301-839-5261
E-Mail: customerservice@onboardtours.com
Website: washingtondctours.onboardtours.com
Brochure

Martz Trailways/Gold Line Tours -Washington DC Tours & Sightseeing
Martz Gold Line and Gray Line of Washington D.C. offers a variety of sightseeing tours.

Book online from our list of trips on the right.

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Day Trips (seasonal)

Arlington National Cemetery (ANC)
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The Lincoln Experience (LE)
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DC In A Day Tour (DC)
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DC After Dark Tour (L)
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Arlington Cemetery Plus DC War Memorials (A)
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Arlington Cemetery Plus DC War Mem.-DC After Dark Combo Tour (A/L)
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Mt. Vernon & Old Town Alexandria (D)
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Two-Day Washington, DC Grand Tour (G)
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Mt. Vernon/ Arlington Cemetery Tour (VA)
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Monticello & Thomas Jefferson Country (J)
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Gettysburg (O)
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Martz Express Shuttle (MSH)
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