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Adrienne Thomas
Gray Line New Orleans

New Orleans, LA (January 12, 2017)- Gray Line New Orleans has expanded its product offerings to include charter transportation services available February 1, 2017. A new fleet of buses, separate from their vehicles that operate a variety of daily sightseeing tours, will cater to convention shuttles, corporate events, private charters and tours, churches, schools, wedding/bridal events, private parties, and more.

These new buses are equipped with WiFi, audio/visual equipment, 3 point seatbelts, restrooms, hardwood flooring, soft interiors, comfortable seats with headrests and extra leg room, heavy-duty AC systems, and scenic tour style windows so you can enjoy the view! They will be able to comfortably fit groups up to 45.

"There is a high demand in New Orleans for private transportation and shuttle services," says Greg Hoffman, Vice President and General Manager of Gray Line New Orleans. "Not only are the new buses updated and comfortable, but our drivers are top notch and professionally trained to ensure that customers have the safe and enjoyable experience they are looking for."

For more information about private charters, please visit Gray Line New Orleans or call 504-226-2277; email

About Gray Line Tours
Gray Line Tours was established in 1910 by a young restaurateur named Louis Bush. Bush refurbished an old Mack Truck chassis, painted it blue and gray, and began offering sightseeing tours around the city of Washington D.C. It is now one of the largest, oldest and most respected sightseeing organizations in the world. Brought to New Orleans in 1924, Gray Line New Orleans is locally owned and operated by the New Orleans Steamboat Company. Founded by Wilbur and Bill Dow, New Orleans Steamboat Company is well recognized and regarded for its contribution to the New Orleans cultural landscape and tourism industry. Since 1975, the Steamboat NATCHEZ has sailed daily offering Mississippi River cruises featuring live jazz, wonderful New Orleans Cuisine and the best view in town! Take a tour or cruise and experience part of our Southern Heritage. For more information, please call 504-586-8777 or visit