Red Arrow Blog

Red Arrow CEO Recognized as Inspiring Albertan

Posted by Red Arrow on Mar 14, 2019 9:02:22 AM

We have a lot to be proud of at Red Arrow with our longtime service in Alberta. We also take pride in being Canadian based, in being family owned, and in our inspirational leaders, namely owner and CEO, Mike Colborne.

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Topics: Insider, Specials, General Information, Corporate Travel, Sustainable travel, Alberta, Business Travel

Attention Students! Learn about our Express Packs.

Posted by Red Arrow on Mar 15, 2018 4:29:59 PM

At Red Arrow, we understand that students are looking for deals on just about everything. That’s why we’ve made our affordable travel even more affordable and convenient for you!

While university is amazing, sometimes it’s nice to get away for a weekend trip, or visit family at home. Our Student Express Packs will allow you the freedom to do just that!

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Topics: Specials, General Information, university, Students, Discounts

 Tips for Making the Most of Family Day Weekend (Video) 

Posted by Red Arrow on Feb 9, 2018 1:04:35 PM

With the Family Day long weekend coming up next weekend, we know you want to make the most of that extra time out of class and be able to spend some quality time with family and friends. Here are some tips for making the most of your long weekend.

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Topics: Specials, General Information, Sustainable travel, Alberta, Travel Tips, university, Students

4 reasons for Students to love Red Arrow!

Posted by Red Arrow on Aug 31, 2017 3:31:37 PM

For most students, summer is almost over! The nights are getting longer, the weather is going to get cooler and school is just around the corner. We know that school can be a stressful time, so Red Arrow is here to make your school year travels stress free!

Whether you're heading out to a new city, coming home for a break, or just getting away for the weekend, travelling as a student with Red Arrow has many benefits. Check out just a few of the reasons why students love traveling with us:

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Topics: Specials, General Information, Alberta, Summer, Students, Discounts

4 reasons to visit Edmonton this week: K-Days & More!

Posted by Red Arrow on Jul 20, 2017 3:36:35 PM

This upcoming week in Edmonton is one of the most exciting of the year! As most know, K-Days starts this Friday and is guaranteed to be one of the highlights of the summer. However, this week also sees many other unique events happening only in the area. If you're looking for an excuse to visit Edmonton this summer, here is just a few great reasons to make the trip this week, and as always, Red Arrow is here to get you safely to and safely home from your adventures.

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Topics: Specials, General Information, Festivals and Events, Alberta, Summer

Red Arrow's Guide to the Calgary Stampede

Posted by Red Arrow on Jun 22, 2017 4:33:21 PM

Since our downtown Calgary office is literally right around the corner from the greatest outdoor show on earth, we’re big fans of the Calgary Stampede and we wanted to share some ideas (of ours and others) on how to make the most of this awesome 10-day Alberta born and bred event. From food to music to travel to finding the deals, read on to find out how to Stampede like a pro.

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Topics: Specials, General Information, Festivals and Events, Alberta, Summer

5 Ways to Save Money when you Travel with Red Arrow!

Posted by Red Arrow on Jun 8, 2017 2:39:39 PM

Not only is travelling with us more convenient than flying or driving, it’s less expensive than those options, too.

Now, if you compare us to other bus companies in Alberta, we know we're priced higher. But with our complimentary wifi, comfortable leather seats, single aisle seating, free snacks and refreshments, seat selection, and exceptional customer service - our passengers agree that it's worth it.

However, we know you look for ways to save money when you travel (because we do, too!). So, we've developed some ways for you to save when you travel with us by taking advantage of our promotional offers and discounted fares.

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Topics: Specials, General Information, Travel Tips

Win Tickets to See the Stampeders vs Roughriders on October 31st!

Posted by Red Arrow on Oct 26, 2015 8:38:46 AM


See the Stampeders vs Roughriders! 

Are you ready for some footlball? So are we and we have some tickets to give away. 

Fill out the form on this page to win tickets to see the Calgary Stampeders take on the Saskatchewan Roughriders in Calgary on October 31st!


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Topics: Specials

Save Money When Flying WestJet from Calgary International Airport

Posted by Red Arrow on May 28, 2015 1:04:00 PM

One of the things that delineates a seasoned traveller from a first time traveller is knowing where to find special pricing and promotions on travel. Seasoned travellers know to check out a company’s website and to look into which travel partners they work with. Some savvy travellers even call the reservation desk when booking their itinerary and ask if there are additional ways to get a better deal on listed fares.

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Topics: Specials, General Information

Earn Travel Points Through the Red Arrow Frequent Traveller Program

Posted by Red Arrow on May 14, 2015 6:30:00 AM

If you are a frequent traveller you are probably a member of several frequent traveller programs and racking up a lot of travel points. These frequent traveller programs have great perks and who doesn’t love a free trip. Some of our passengers choose to ride the Red Arrow time and time again which we see as a demonstration of their confidence in us and want to reward our best customers with free travel!

Our Frequent Traveller Program is Red Arrow’s way of saying thank you to our frequent business and leisure travelers. We’ve put together a list of the most important things for you to know about Red Arrow’s Frequent Traveller program.

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Topics: Specials, General Information



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