HOBOKEN, N.J. – Regional bus services provider Academy Bus LLC has reached an agreement to take over charter bus operations of the Cumberland-based Conway Tours, Academy announced Wednesday.
The move means that Academy, which operates group tour and charter bus routes throughout the Northeast and mid-Atlantic, will expand its presence in Rhode Island. Academy is one of the largest private ground transportation providers in the country.
Conway Tours employees who currently work with its charter bus operations will be offered the chance to work for Academy.
“We look forward to providing our customers with the best equipment and customer service available in the industry,” Peter Conway, president of Conway Tours, said in prepared remarks. “Academy’s vision and overall reputation is simply the right fit.