Want to get out of Richmond for a day or two?
Check out Megabus.com – it’s a bus service that offers low cost daily shuttle service between Richmond and the cities of Washington DC, Hampton, Philadelphia, Charlotte, Raleigh/Durham and Baltimore. The Richmond terminal is at Main Street Station downtown.
Buses come equipped with free Wi-Fi and power outlets.
Even cooler – Megabus is offering TWO-HUNDRED THOUSAND free seats between January 4 and March 1, 2012. Just use promo code GOFREE to check if there are free seats available when you are interested in traveling.
For instance, you could take the 1:40pm January 7 (Saturday) bus to Washington DC and return at 7:45pm on Sunday January 8, both for free! Just pay a $.50 reservation fee. Even if you can’t snag a free fare, Megabus offers many tickets for $5 or so, so keep it in mind if you need frugal transportation.