Greyhound: What is the policy for traveling with children?

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If you child is 2 years old or younger, you are not required to buy an extra ticket for them as they will be able to sit on your lap. If you need a space for a baby seat, then you will need to purchase a second ticket.
Children 2-16 are not allowed to travel unaccompanied by an adult or someone 17 years old or more
If you child is age 2-11, you are eligible for a 20% discount on your ticket
Children 12-16 are eligible for the 205 discount as long as they are accompanied by someone 17 years old or more
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