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5 Questions with Academy’s International Tour and Travel Expert Chris La Fauci

Academy has vast experience working with international tour and travel clients both direct and through various types of agencies.  The Newsroom sat down with Chris La Fauci, our expert in international tour and travel, and asked him 5 questions. You specialize in the international travel market.  What are you seeing for the remainder of 2014 [...]


Hello Florida! We’ve been Ridin’ Through the Sunshine State for almost four months now.

It’s been an exciting time for the company to say the least. As we approach our first summer in Florida we wanted to celebrate with our current and future customers. First, let’s catch up on the latest happenings from our Florida terminals in Jacksonville, West Palm Beach and Miami/Fort Lauderdale. Almost immediately after entering the Florida market [...]


Leading Northeast Ground Transportation Provider Expands Service with Florida Acquisition

Hoboken, N.J. – Academy Bus, the nation’s largest privately-owned provider of charter and commuter bus services, acquired select charter bus operations from Horizon Coach Lines in the State of Florida. Service is slated to begin on January 11, 2014. Academy will now become the largest motor coach provider in the state.   The company plans to [...]


Academy Bus & Conway Tours: Partnership in the “Ocean State”

New opportunities keep emerging at Academy Bus. Consider this week’s development, for example, where we announced a strategic partnership with Rhode Island’s Conway Tours, agreeing in principal to acquire the tour and charter bus company’s charter operation.  Conway Tours is a legacy carrier that has provided New England-area customers with exceptional quality and value for [...]


Ways to Save on Charters

Over the years groups get caught up in the same travel patterns. They tend to travel at the same time on the same days year after year. Here at Academy, we price our charter trips based on a number of factors, including what the demand is anticipated to be at specific times of the years. [...]