BoltBus passengers heading to Northern California now can board in Hollywood, a new location. The low-cost bus operator added that stop to its daily round-trip service between Los Angeles and San Jose, San Francisco and Oakland.
Discount bus operations in the United States have grown more year-over-year than train and air service. In 2014, bus companies increased the number of daily routes by 2.1% while the number of airline flights fell 3.5%, according to a study released Monday by DePaul University.
"City-to-city bus express carriers have nearly doubled their service offerings since the start of the decade and now account for about 1,066 daily operations," the report says.