Megabus Says Happy New Year With 200,000 Free Tickets


Whether you decide to be a better person in 2011 is immaterial (not worrying about other people is one of our New Year’s resolutions). But if you plan on traveling more and spending less–all while lightening your carbon footprint—we care and we’re here to help.

Megabus, Megabus, Megabus. We’ve talked about the intercity budget-friendly bus company before, when they launched a new route from NYC to Providence, and from NYC to Hartford and Amherst. Now they are gearing up to get you out on the open road from January 12-March 1 the best way they know how: free tickets!

“The Winter Seat Giveaway makes it affordable to get away and visit friends and family during the cold winter months,” said Dale Moser, president and COO of “’s low fares make travel affordable every day, but a chance at a free ticket means there’s no reason to stay home.”

To book your free seats to one of 16 destinations from NYC, use code WOW200K. Happy cheap travels.

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Photos: Courtesy of iwouldstay, Davey’s Travels, KiwiOkie, J. Yung, heyElevator-Polaroid