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On September 20, 2016

RedCoach and Florida International University Partner to provide service starting Sept.19th 

New stop brings students and area residents access to routes across the state

Miami, FL – September 16, 2016 – RedCoach, the only luxury bus service in Florida, has partnered with Florida International University (FIU) to provide transportation services, giving students, faculty and area residents access to 10 cities throughout the state.  The new stop is set to launch Sept.19th, located in PG 6 Tech Station at the school’s Modesto Maidique Campus 11200 S.W. 8th Street. “FIU continues to grow and expand, and it’s wonderful to see the school is thinking about accessibility for its students and faculty,” said Florencia Cirigliano, president of RedCoach.  “We’re thrilled that FIU is the location of our second stop in Miami because it fulfills a much-needed option for the school as well as the community of west Miami-Dade.  This launch is an important milestone for RedCoach as we continue to look for new routes to ease travel in South Florida and throughout the state.”

Tom Hartley, Parking, Transportation and Sustainability’s Executive Director said “We are excited about our partnership with RedCoach which reflects our FIU student centric focus.  Doing our fair share to reduce cars on the road and provide a comfortable commuting experience remains at the apex of our priorities.”

 RedCoach is redefining luxury coach bus travel by offering an upscale experience with unique features and amenities that guarantee a stress-free and comfortable experience. With free Wi-Fi, oversized reclining leather seats and on-demand movies, RedCoach allows riders to stay connected and multitask while on the road.

Rates vary by route with Miami to Orlando starting from $25. To kick off the launch of the new stop, RedCoach is offering a limited-time only 25% discount on tickets now through October 31st, 2016 using code RCFIU25.  After October 31st, the FIU community receives 10% discount for the FIU community year-round using code FIUCOMM10. Students can access 10% discount without code. For more information or to book tickets to start traveling September 19th, call 877-733-0724 or visit

About Florida International University

Florida International University is classified by Carnegie as a “R1: Doctoral Universities – Highest Research Activity” and recognized as a Carnegie Community Engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as business, engineering, computer science, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes almost $9 billion each year to the local economy and is ranked second in Florida in Forbes Magazine’s “America’s Best Employers” list. FIU graduates are consistently among the highest paid college graduates in Florida and are among the leaders of public and private organizations throughout South Florida. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission with multiple state-of-the-art research facilities including the Wall of Wind Research and Testing FacilityFIU’s Medina Aquarius Program and the Advanced Materials Engineering Research Institute. FIU has awarded more than 220,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, [email protected], the Miami Beach Urban Studios, and Tianjin, China. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. For more information about FIU, visit


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