Cheap bus tickets
A Guide to Cheap Buses (Including How to Score $1 Tickets)
Say you want to get from here to there and need cheap bus tickets to do so. Well, if you live or will be traveling in the northeast corridor, check out this post from The New York Times. It offers a quick rundown of the prices, features, and performance of seven bus lines that ferry folks between New York, Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington,DC.
"I'm an ideal customer for all of those low-cost bus lines that run from New York to Boston and Washington and Philadelphia: I don't own a car. I'm cheapskate by both nature and by trade. And I have good reasons to visit two of the three cities from my home in New York -- my parents live outside Boston and my brother's family lives outside Washington. If a brain injury transformed me into a Phillies fan, I'd have the trifecta.
So how do you choose among these bus companies that have proliferated in the last decade, especially given all their promises of brand new buses, $1 fares and free Wi-Fi?..."