Destination: Unforgettable

Looking for a quick getaway or a longer trip to sightsee or go somewhere new? We’ve most likely been there, done that, and have compiled a list along the way. Take a look at the ideas below for inspiration or speak with one of our staff: we’ll be able to help you put the trip together and get you where you want to go!

Day Trips

Baltimore, MD

Baltimore features many historic and cultural attractions—including Ft. McHenry, The National Aquarium, Maryland Science Center, and the Maryland Zoo—each making great field trip destinations.  The Inner Harbor offers a wide variety of entertainment for young and old alike. Ball parks for the Orioles and Ravens are within walking distance, along with The Horseshoe Casino (for those looking for gaming).

1-2 hours from points within our service area
20-100 miles

Annapolis, MD

Points of interest in Maryland’s capital include the U.S. Naval Academy, Maryland State House, Paca House and Garden, Jonas Green State Park, and downtown Annapolis – with its shops and restaurants. Many of the areas of interest are within walking distance. We recommend dropping at the dock.

1-2 hours from points within our service area
20-100 miles

St. Michael’s, MD

With a stop in St. Michael’s, you’ll be able to visit the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St. Michael’s Winery, Hooper Straight Lighthouse, Phillips Wharf Environmental Center, boat tours, and local restaurants and boutiques along its quaint streets.

1-4 hours from points within our service area
20-150 miles

Washington, DC

Where to even begin? D.C. is home to the White House, Smithsonian museums, the National Mall, United States Capitol, National Zoo, and monuments and memorials including the Washington, Lincoln, and Vietnam Veterans. Newly opened includes the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

1-3 hours from points within our service area
40-100 miles

Mt. Vernon, VA

Come experience the history, gardens, and architecture of the mansion and outbuildings at the estate of George Washington.

1-3 hours from points within our service area
40-100 miles

Lancaster, PA

Experience the Amish lifestyle through amazing food, furniture, and crafts. A variety of attractions also await and include Dutch Wonderland, Strasburg Railroad, Central Market, Hershey Park, Sturgis Pretzel House, Sight & Sound Theatre, and outlets galore.

1.5-2 hours from points within our service area
75-100 miles

Reading, PA

Visit Antietam Lake, the Reading Public Museum, and Nolde Forest for hiking and being outdoors, or the Daniel Boone Homestead. Also located in Reading are outlets, theaters, and restaurants.

1.5-2.5 hours from points within our service area
110-150 miles

Philadelphia, PA

A fantastic destination for K-12 or histories buffs in general, Philadelphia has the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, the Franklin Institute, Eastern State Penitentiary, and even the Rocky Steps – Philly also offers Sesame Place for the younger set!

1.5-3 hours from points within our service area
100-180 miles

Ocean City, MD

Probably Maryland’s most famous beach city, Ocean City offers the Jolly Roger Amusement Park, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, and a wide assortment of restaurants and shops, all along with sand and surf!
2.5-3.5 hours from points within our service area
120-210 miles

St. Mary’s City, MD

A favorite among elementary-school students. Come check out 800 acres of beautiful gardens, replica 17th-century Colonial buildings and Maryland’s original statehouse, museums, lighthouses, and parks.
2-2.5 hours from points within our service area
100-120 miles

Luray, VA

Drive along Skyline Drive or visit Luray Caverns. Also here are battlefields, art galleries, and museums. Cap off your visit with dinner along Main Street in Luray.
1.5-2.5 hours from points within our service area
90-130 miles

Atlantic City, NJ

If casinos are your thing, you’d better not miss Atlantic City. There is also the Steel Pier, World War I Memorial, and the Atlantic City Aquarium, as well as shopping, dining, and great concert venues.
2.5-3.5 hours from points within our service area
150-225 miles

Gettysburg, PA

History buffs and adventurers alike can all enjoy Gettysburg for its Civil War battlefields and artifacts, historical homes, and parks. Ride on a historic steam engine, or tour (and sample!) the Utz Quality Foods Factory.

1-1.5 hours from points within our service area
30-60 miles

New York City, NY

Another location with a list too long to fully include it all, NYC offers Central Park, art museums, the Empire State Building, Broadway (and off-Broadway) shows, food, and shops galore. Many groups stop at a rest stop along I-95 or on the NJ Turnpike for breakfast and then dinner on the way up and back.

3-4 hours from points within our service area
190-240 miles

Attention Teachers:

Partner with Atlantic Coast
Charters and Receive Cash Back!

Want to earn money for your school? For every 10 buses used with Atlantic Coast Charters, we give $100 directly back to you!

Overnight Trips

Orlando, FL

A favorite for schools and band or cheerleading competitions, Orlando includes all the Disney Parks, Universal Studios, Sea World, water parks, outlets, and great museums and restaurants. We also offer this route for families who want to avoid air travel with younger children.

13-14 hours from points within our service area
900-930 miles

Myrtle Beach, SC

This coast city offers 60 miles of beaches, called the Strand, as well as golf, fishing, Family Kingdom Amusement Park, the Boardwalk, Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, and Myrtle Beach Speedway.

8 hours from points within our service area
480-500 miles

Williamsburg, VA

Take it all in here: you’ll be in close proximity to historic Jamestown and Yorktown, as well as Colonial highlights and restaurants, Busch Gardens Williamsburg, and the Botanical Garden. Also nearby: Great Wolf Lodge!

3.5-4 hours from points within our service area
200-225 miles

Pittsburgh, PA

The location of Heinz Field, home of the Steelers and Panthers, as well as the National Aviary, Andy Warhol Museum, Carnegie Museum of Art, even the Sandcastle Water Park! Plus, you’ll find gaming, visual and performing arts, and shopping.

3-4 hours from points within our service area
175-250 miles

Louisville, KY

Churchill Downs, Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, the Louisville Palace, great parks and nature preserves, along with an assortment of other offerings (craft beer tasting!) can be found situated here along the Ohio River.

8-9 hours from points within our service area
540-610 miles

Nashville, TN

Famous for music and musicians alike, Nashville is home to the Country Music Hall of Fame, Grand Ole Opry House, Johnny Cash Museum, Vanderbilt University, and plenty of live music venues and honky-tonks.
9.5-11 hours from points within our service area
650-700 miles

Pigeon Forge, TN

This beautiful mountain town boasts Dollywood, as well as Dollywood’s Splash Country, the Titanic Museum, Smoky Mountain Opry, as well as parks, whitewater rafting, golf, and outlet malls.
7-8.5 hours from points within our service area
460-520 miles

PLAN YOUR TRIP

Have plans or want to get a group together?
START HERE

PLAN YOUR TRIP

START HERE
Have plans or want to get a group together?

PLAN YOUR TRIP

Have plans or want to get a group together?
START HERE