Question: How Do I Select My Seat On Megabus?

Can you book seats on Megabus?

Much like the airline industry, all seats on megabus are sold on a reservation basis and you must travel at your specified time and date.

Customers are required to be at their departure point at least 15 minutes before their selected trip is scheduled to depart.

How do I reserve a seat on Megabus?



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Should you reserve a seat on Megabus?

Do I have to reserve a seat on Megabus? No, you don’t. Most seats are general seating, and if you board on time with appropriate carry-on luggage, you’ll have no problem getting a good seat.

Can I buy two seats on Megabus?

Yes, you can buy two tickets and then you will have the right to occupy two seats.

What happens if you don’t reserve a seat on Megabus?

If you arrive later than 15 minutes before departure you may forfeit your ticket. Unreserved seats appear to be first-come first-served. Not sure if you meant Megabus is “relatively cheaper” than other bus lines, if so, that’s often not true.

Can you drink alcohol on Megabus?

bring hot food on board, eat or drink items which make the environment unpleasant for other customers or otherwise cause offence. Drinks should be fitted with a safety lid to avoid spillage. consume alcohol. play loud music, or operate a personal device at a volume which may be heard by other passengers.

Is Megabus better than Greyhound?

It’s hard to say one is better than the other flat out. Greyhound goes to WAY more locations than Megabus (in the U.S.) but Megabus is usually cheaper. Greyhound has a better rewards program but Megabus allows you to reserve seats. It kind of depends on what you are looking for in a bus line.

Which seat is best in bus?

Priority seats on the bottom deck are best. Second best is the top deck, three rows from the front, on the aisle seat.

Do you need ID to ride Megabus?

No physical tickets are issued for travel. As unaccompanied children under the age of 17 are not permitted to travel on megabus, we recommend that young adults be prepared to produce a photo ID with proof of age to avoid being refused from traveling on our buses.

Why is Megabus so cheap?

So it was cheap for other reasons. First, there’s little overhead — no bus stations, no reservation agents, and all the booking is done online. Second, the fares are tiered — so they’re not all $1. If you don’t book sufficiently in advance of your trip, it will cost you more.

How early should you get to Megabus?

Arrive early to get a good seat

You need to be at the bus stop at least 15 minutes before departure, but 30 minutes is better. You don’t get an assigned seat when you buy your Megabus ticket, and you’ll stand a better chance of scoring a good spot if you’re first in line.

Does Megabus stop for food?

You can eat on Megabus, and in fact most longer trips include a rest stop where you can pick up fast food or snacks.

Can you bring food on the Megabus?

Customers are allowed to bring food and non-alcoholic beverages onboard. Passengers are not permitted consume or bring alcoholic beverages onboard.

Do I need to print my Megabus ticket?

Do I have to print out my Megabus ticket? Because Megabus does not provide any sort of physical ticket (see above), you are not required to print anything out. When boarding the bus, you can simply show the bus driver your confirmation email or provide your reservation number.

Do you tip Megabus driver?

No, I would not normally tip the bus driver. I did tip once a Megabus driver who was a real gentleman.