Swebus starts public transport to Ullared

Swebus is launching new bus routes from Skåne and Gothenburg to Ullared. With many bargain-hunters travelling long distances and a total of 4.5 million customers a year, there is a huge need for public transport to the Gekås Ullared department store. The new bus routes will offer even more bus transport between several destinations in Skåne. The first bus will run on 24 April.

“We think it’s really positive that Swebus wants to invest in public transport to us here in Ullared. It will give many more people the chance to travel here in a way that is value for money and eco-friendly too,” says Boris Lennerhov, Managing Director of Gekås Ullared.

The new bus routes to Ullared will depart from Gothenburg and Malmö. En route to Ullared the buses from Malmö will stop in Lund, Landskrona, Helsingborg and Ängelholm. In Gothenburg buses will stop in several suburbs including Angered and Frölunda.

“It feels fantastic to start taking keen shoppers to Ullared. We’ve got plenty of luggage space for all the shopping bags packed with bargains,” says Swebus press officer Ingvar Ryggesjö. “Up until now there has been no public transport whatsoever from places outside the county of Halland to Ullared, while more and more people are looking for ways to get there easily and cheaply. Ullared has in fact been the most popular new destination suggested by our passengers for some time now.”

Tickets for the route will be available in Swebus’ ordinary booking system and on the bus network. This means that passengers can also buy tickets between any two stops covered by the new route, e.g. between Landskrona and Ängelholm.

“This will also be a different way of developing the public transport available in partnership with business,” says Ingvar Ryggesjö. “The initiative not only provides more public transport to Ullared, it also increases provision between more destinations in Skåne. This is a new and important way of increasing travel by public transport in Sweden.”

The price of an adult single ticket is SEK 89 from Gothenburg to Ullared and SEK 119  from Malmö to Ullared. There are discounts for pensioners, students, young people and children. Tickets on the new routes are available for sale now at www.swebus.se.  

For further information, please contact:
Ingvar Ryggesjö, Swebus press officer,
Phone: +46 (0)70-187 11 33, e-mail: ingvar.ryggesjo@swebus.se

Boris Lennerhov, Managing Director Gekås Ullared : +46 (0)70-5380390

Swebus press office: +46 (0)701-87 12 00

For further information, please contact:
Ingvar Ryggesjö, Swebus press officer, 
Phone: 46 (0)70-187 11 33, e-mail: 
Swebus press office: 46 (0)701-87 12 00

Swebus is the leading express bus company in Sweden, with more than 10,000 departures weekly. Swebus provides journeys to 150 locations in Sweden, and to Copenhagen, Oslo and continental Europe. Swebus also offers airport transfer, event journeys and chartered traffic. Every year more than two million passenger journeys are made on our buses. All of our express bus journeys carry Bra Miljöval (Good Environment Choice) certification and free internet access is available on all of our own buses. Read more and book your journey on www.swebus.se

Swebus is part of the Nobina group, the largest bus passenger transport company in the Nordic region. The operations include contractual regional traffic in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland as well as independently operated interregional traffic through Swebus. The Nobina group has annual sales in excess of SEK 6 billion, operates 3,500 buses and, with more than 260 million passenger journeys per year, is one of the major passenger transport companies in northern Europe. For more information, please see www.nobina.com


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About Swebus Swebus is the largest inter-regional bus operator in Sweden and runs express bus routes, airport bus services with Flygturen and private hire coaches. The company has over two million passengers a year on 10,000 departures a week. Swebus runs buses to about 150 destinations from Mora and Oslo in the north to Skåne and Copenhagen in the south. Swebus also works with other bus companies on routes to Norrland and Europe. All Swebus’ express bus routes have gained the Good Environmental Choice ecolabel and there is free internet access on board. Swebus is part of Nobina AB, the Nordic leader in public bus transport. Read more and buy your ticket at www.swebus.se.