Trip to Fayetteville
Top 5 things to do on a Fayetteville trip
- Shop in the Fayetteville Farmers' Market
- See Veterans Park
- Check out the Airborne and Special Operations Museum
- Explore the Cape Fear Botanical Garden
- Visit the 1897 Poe House
If you’ve never been to Fayetteville, you owe yourself a proper adventure of exploring the history and culture it provides.
Offering multiple historic neighborhoods and entertainment districts, there is plenty to explore in Fayetteville.
In addition, numerous tours can help you navigate downtown and there are plenty of attractions, such as the Airborne and Special Operations Museum or Fayetteville Farmers' Market.
Throughout Fayetteville you’ll be able to marvel at its historic architecture, shop and dine downtown, visit museums, and much more.
We’ll try to help simplify your Fayetteville trip by providing some our favorite hotels, shops, and restaurants listed below!
Transportation options in Fayetteville
Our bus to Fayetteville takes you to the Fayetteville Transit Center at 147 Old Wilmington Rd.
Learn more about our most popular routes to Fayetteville.
Upon your arrival, getting around on your Fayetteville trip will be a breeze. Besides downtown being easily walk-able, there are many transportation options.
Take advantage of Fayetteville's public transportation via the Fayetteville Area System of Transit (FAST).
Alternatively, taxis and Ubers are readily available as well.
Best places to stay in Fayetteville
After your long exhaustive day of sight-seeing, you’re going to need a place to crash. Fayetteville is widely known for its amenities and extensive hotel accommodations.
There are plenty of hotels to choose from, making a Fayetteville trip accessible for any traveler.
The most lavish hotels in Fayetteville would be the Residence Inn Fayetteville Cross Creek or the Embassy Suites, putting you in a central location to many of the city’s sights.
Alternatively, many hotels such as Super 8, Red Roof Inn, or Airbnb’s are available at a lower cost and offer plenty of travel options for your trip to Fayetteville.
Nightlife in Fayetteville
Fayetteville’s nightlife is constantly growing and so especially lively, you’ll find it may be hard to stay in one place.
If you’re looking for a Fayetteville local bar, make sure to visit Big Harry's Tavern for a great environment.
To catch a game and get an order of wings and a beer, check out On After Bar and Grub.
For live music, make sure to check out Festival Park in downtown Fayetteville for an outstanding venue to round out your Fayetteville trip.
Where to shop on your Fayetteville trip
Whether you’re seeking retail therapy or the perfect souvenir, downtown Fayetteville will be sure to meet your needs.
There will be no shortage of shopping options while you’re in the limits of Fayetteville.
The nearest mall would be the Crosscreek Mall, offering many major retail chain stores.
While on Hay Street, you can find a variety of specialty stores and antiques.
No trip to Fayetteville would be complete without visiting the Fayetteville Farmer's Market or one of the many weekend flea markets.
Best free things to do in Fayetteville
- Airborne and Special Operations Museum
- Carver's Falls
- Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex
- Walk along Cool Spring Street
- Cape Fear River Trail
Even the most frugal of travelers will find something to love on their Fayetteville trip.
Home to many lakes and parks, the outdoor attractions are of no cost to you.
Check out the Airborne and Special Operations Museum or traverse the Cape Fear River Trail.
You can even soak in the culture on your trip to Fayetteville by walking downtown and on Hay Street, where it often will be buzzing with activity.
Benefits of taking a bus trip to Fayetteville
- free Wi-Fi and personal power outlets
- free onboard entertainment with Megabus RIDE
- reserved seating
- fares starting at just $1*
When booking a Fayetteville trip, you’re looking for the lowest costs, trip flexibility, and the best means to arrive comfortably and safely.
Look no further, because megabus offers the easiest and most affordable options for traveling to Fayetteville, with fares as low as $1*.
With the money you save on bus tickets to Fayetteville, you’ll be left with more to spend on your upcoming Fayetteville trip.
Megabus serves more than 100 cities and university campuses across North America, allowing you to choose the bus stop nearest to you and select your flexible schedule for your Fayetteville trip.
This will ensure that when you arrive, you can immediately begin exploring the beauty of Fayetteville.
On your Fayetteville trip, you’ll be offered the highest level of comfort and safety as well as amenities such as onboard restrooms, individual power outlets, three-point seatbelts, reclining seats, free Wi-Fi and onboard entertainment subject to availability.
So if you’re planning on taking a Fayetteville trip, book your ticket with us today to reserve your seat and see our first-class amenities firsthand.