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New Jersey Bus App Shaves Hour Off Manhattan Commute

Posted on October 5, 2016

He stood at his bus stop with a pen and a pad asking fellow commuters if they’d be interested in a direct ride to their New York City destinations — rather than making multiple stops before finally arriving at the Port Authority just to grab a cab or subway.

Almost immediately, Princeton resident Mike Virdi knew he had a good idea brewing.

In May he helped launch OurBus, giving New Jersey commuters a new option to get to and from NYC. It’s like Uber, only these rides come on a luxury coach bus, equipped with wireless internet access, charging stations and restrooms.

New Jersey 101.5 article here

Related Topics: apps, commuter services, entrepreneurship, luxury buses, mobile applications, motorcoaches, New Jersey operators

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