Busbud

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Busbud makes bus travel easy. By connecting travellers to bus operators, Busbud makes it a breeze to search, compare and book city-to-city bus tickets, anywhere in the world. Busbud.com and the free mobile application are the most comprehensive source of city-to-city bus schedules and tickets around the world, gathering schedules for over 10 00 cities in 89 countries, in 11 languages and 21 currencies.
TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQMontréal, CA
Websitebusbud.com
Employee Ratings4.3

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)65(-1%)

Key People/Management at Busbud

LP Maurice

LP Maurice

CEO
Michael Gradek

Michael Gradek

CTO
Frederic Thouin

Frederic Thouin

Chief Data Scientist, Co-Founder
Thomas Geissmann

Thomas Geissmann

VP Revenue at Busbud
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Busbud Office Locations

Busbud has offices in Montréal and Madrid
Montréal, CA (HQ)
5425 Casgrain
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Busbud Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

Busbud total Funding

$21 m

Busbud latest funding size

$11 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Busbud investors

Busbud's latest funding round in January 2018 was reported to be $11 m. In total, Busbud has raised $21 m
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Busbud News and Updates

Busbud nabs $11 mln Series B

Montreal, Québec-based Busbud, an online marketplace that enables global travelers to shop for and book intercity bus tickets on over 1.4 million bus routes worldwide, has raised $11 million in Series B funding. The lead investor was iNovia Capital with Teralys, Claridge, Plaza Ventures, Erik Blachf…

Busbud Blogs

The 10 Best Things to Do in Oslo

Oslo is Norway’s capital city. Located in the East of the country, it is a trendy and cosmopolitan city with many things to do and see. Oslo is the third-largest city in Scandinavia and one of Europe’s greenest cities.  The city is surrounded by lush nature and green spaces, and you’re never far fro…

How to See the Norway Fjords

Norway is the undisputed fjord capital of the world. Norway’s fjords were created thousands of years ago during the ice ages by retreating glaciers, dramatically carving the earth. Its rugged coastline is dotted with over 1,100 of the most beautiful fjords in the world. The Norwegian fjords are now …

Can AI Revolutionize Intercity Bus Travel?

AI (artificial intelligence) is revolutionizing every area of modern life, including transportation and intercity bus travel. Mass transit systems are being modified to use AI technology and applications to help reduce the number of single-passenger vehicles on the streets and lower emissions and fu…

Best Places to Visit in November 2019 in the World

If you haven’t crossed a trip off your wishlist this year, it’s not too late. It could be just the right time to take advantage of lower travel fares, thinner crowds, and cheaper hotel rates. Traveling in November does not mean that it will be grey, gloomy and cold. Many destinations across the glob…

Omnibus Project: Q3 2019 results

In April 2017, we launched our diversity initiative, the Omnibus Project, to promote diversity at Busbud and beyond. Every quarter, our team carries out up to 5 actions to help foster diversity and reports publicly on our progress. This quarter, we have expanded the scope of the projects to include …

My internship at Busbud: Hanane Ikhelef

During summer 2019, I had the chance to participate in an internship at Busbud. Sadly, my internship has now come to an end, but I am grateful and happy that I got this opportunity. I was able to be a part of an amazing team and was able to work on many different projects and […] The post My interns…
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Busbud Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Busbud founded?

    Busbud was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Busbud key executives?

    Busbud's key executives are LP Maurice, Michael Gradek and Frederic Thouin.

  • How many employees does Busbud have?

    Busbud has 65 employees.

  • Who are Busbud competitors?

    Competitors of Busbud include Amtrak, 12Go and Rank Group.

  • Where is Busbud headquarters?

    Busbud headquarters is located at 5425 Casgrain, Montréal.

  • Where are Busbud offices?

    Busbud has offices in Montréal and Madrid.

  • How many offices does Busbud have?

    Busbud has 2 offices.