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January 4, 2010

Bus companies offer rides to playoff

At least two Baltimore-area charter bus companies are offering bus trips to Foxborough, Mass., for next Sunday's playoff game against the New England Patriots.

 Hunt Valley Motor Coach is offering a marathon round trip leaving early Sunday morning and returning after the 1 p.m. game for $99. Riders need to secure their own game tickets.

Bill Rohrbaugh's Charter Service Inc. is offering a  similar trip, with no overnight stay and no tickets included, for $82 round-trip. Its bus departs Manchester at 2:15 a.m. and makes stops at Timonium and White Marsh.

If you know of any local charter companies or travel agencies offering  package trips to the game, please post the offer as a coomment and I'll try to get it up on the blog. Please leave a email address for verification.



Posted by Michael Dresser at 2:17 PM | | Comments (5)


WNST is offering a bus trip with tickets....

That should read $82. A roundtrip for $882 on a bus would be a little steep.... is offering a bus trip with or without game tickets.

Clearly the best trip in town. Includes round-trip transportation, hotel, three meals, Miller Lite and game ticket.

Hey, here's an idea. Let's just ride up to Foxboro without a ticket. Nice, great thinking.

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