James River Transportation’s Environmental Commitment

Posted on December 26th, 2018

James River Transportation was recently recertified as a Fully-Certified Virginia Green Travel Partner by the Virginia Green Travel Alliance.  The original certification was earned in 2009. The Virginia Green Travel Alliance is the non-profit organization that administers the Virginia Green certification and works to promote sustainable tourism statewide.  The program awards certification to tourism-related businesses… Full article.

James River Transportation Adds to Fleet

Posted on September 26th, 2018

James River Transportation recently added two vehicles to their fleet in order to address continued growth in their Corporate and Wedding business segments. Both vehicles are deluxe minicoaches, one with 32 seats and the other with 24 seats.  These vehicles feature the following: Reclining, leather seats Seat belts Rear seats that fold up to create… Full article.

James River Transportation Expands Fleet

Posted on June 1st, 2018

James River Transportation is proud to introduce two new vehicles to its fleet.  The vehicles, 2018 Van Hool CX35 motorcoaches, have the following features: 38 seats with extra legroom 3-point seat belts Power outlets at each seat Wi-Fi available upon request Luggage bays underneath Restroom DVD players and monitors Satellite tracking and cameras The company’s… Full article.

James River Transportation’s Chairman Passes Away

Posted on March 12th, 2018

The Chairman of James River Transportation, L. Woodrow “Woody” Story passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 11, 2018. He was 94. Woody was part of the “Greatest Generation”, serving in the US Navy as a Sonar Operator in the South Pacific during WWII. He routinely talked about the first Japanese battle surrender being signed on… Full article.

James River Transportation Marks 90th Anniversary

Posted on February 2nd, 2018

In 1928, James River Bus Lines began operating a single bus along the James River from Goochland into Richmond for commuters and shoppers. Since that time, the company has been a case study for surviving an ever-changing industry landscape. All aspects of the bus business have seen dramatic changes including passengers’ needs, government regulation and… Full article.