New comfort with friendly prices - city2city coaches start on April 2nd
- Largest European coach service provider hitting the road in Germany
- Better by bus: Most modern fleet of coaches delivers new standard of comfortable travel
- Five times daily intercity connections between nine major cities
- Launch offer: 10,000 tickets for 5 Euros
- Regular ticket prices from 8 Euros
- Ticket costs 40% lower than regular rail prices
From April 2nd 2013 it will be: Better by bus. From this date, National Express Germany GmbH with the new brand city2city will bring the most modern coach fleet in Germany on the road and new comfort levels on board: Free WiFi, power plugs and a reserved seat with extra legroom (82cm seat spacing) are waiting for passengers. city2city will offer this new service standard at friendly prices from 8 Euros per journey and reduced ticket prices, e.g. for groups, students and seniors. As of today, 10,000 tickets at 5 Euros each are inviting everyone to try out the new service.
The distinctive coaches with the smile in the logo offer passengers a relaxed way of travelling with individual entertainment or mobile working on board. Few stops along the route promise direct intercity connections without frequent, time-consuming on and off boarding. The fleet consists exclusively of new Mercedes Benz coaches with professional drivers. Each route will run five times every day. city2city is the first operator to include five major cities in the Rhine-Ruhr area and two airports on its schedules. The network will be successively extended to include major cities in the North and East of Germany. More routes will already follow in July.
"From April onwards, the motto in Germany will be: Better by bus! as this is when we launch the new comfort of the most modern coach fleet in Germany at extra friendly prices. The smile in our logo stands for the smile of our customers on board our coaches", says Roderick Donker van Heel, Managing Director National Express Germany GmbH. "With the new high service level of city2city we want to establish the coach as a new and attractive travel alternative. An alternative which is environmentally friendly and great value-for money."
Tickets can be booked on the easy-to-navigate booking engine on www.city2city.de, via phone (069/257587878) or at ticket booths near the coach stations. city2city is the first coach service to offer a frequent traveler program which rewards loyalty - BusPlus.