Best Summer Deals: Planes, Trains, And Automobiles

   By drodriguez  May 21, 2011

Spread Your Wings

Flying is a great way to go if you want to get somewhere fast.  No one knows this better than parents who have spent agonizing hours inside a car with an antsy toddler.

 Chugga Chugga Choo Choo

Riding the rails can be a very relaxing way to travel.  Just imagine yourself reading a good book while soaking up all the scenery. 

  •  AmTrak has partnered with Collegia to offer parents and their college-minded kids a great way to tour colleges across the U.S. while saving a bundle.  If you travel with your junior or senior high school student, you are eligible to receive 50 percent off the companion fare ticket.
  • You can also look on AmTrak’s weekly specials page for some great discounts on summer travel.

 Take It To The Streets

Traveling by car is a great option for travelers who want to see the sites on their own schedule. 

  • Hertz is offering $10 off a day when you rent a car from an airport by using coupon code 144340. 
  • If you’re a younger traveler (age 20 -24) you know the pains of paying the “Young Renter Fee”. By using coupon code 144314 when reserving a car with Hertz you can avoid the extra fee while saving a whopping $15 - $25 a day on your rental.


Have you found any major summer travel deals?  Let us know here!


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