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Mobile Trip

Trip to Mobile

The birthplace of Mardi Gras awaits you in this warm port city. Travel and tourism is huge in Mobile, so you'll find yourself in the middle of a wave of eateries, museums, and attractions. With our route to Mobile, you’ll also be within an arm’s reach of countless historic landmarks as well as parks and lakes. It’s no wonder why Mobile trips attract millions of visitors annually from all over the globe. Why should you take a bus trip to Mobile? Pack your bags and read on for our favorite things to do on a Mobile trip!

Top 5 things to do on a Mobile trip

  1. Visit the Mobile Carnival Museum
  2. Explore the Mobile Botanical Gardens
  3. See the USS Alabama
  4. Gaze at the exhibits in the Mobile Museum of Art
  5. Check out the Bragg-Mitchell Mansion

For the outdoorsman, Mobile offers plenty of beautiful parks and lakes to explore. If you prefer to stay inside, you can do that too!

If you’ve never been to Mobile, you owe yourself a proper adventure of exploring the history and culture it provides.

Numerous tours can help you navigate historic downtown and there are plenty of attractions, such as the Mobile Carnival Museum, which will highlight the history of Mardi Gras in Mobile.

Throughout Mobile 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 Mobile trip by providing some our favorite hotels, shops, and restaurants listed below!

Transportation options in Mobile

Our bus to Mobile takes you to the GM&O Transit Center on 110 Beauregard St.

A few of our most popular routes in Mobile include:

Upon your arrival, getting around on your Mobile trip will be a breeze. There are many transportation options once downtown.

Take advantage of Mobile’s Moda, a free electric trolley. In addition, public transit via the WAVE traverses all of Mobile County with over 20 routes. 

Alternatively, taxis and ride shares are readily available as well.

Learn more about Megabus' top bus routes.

Best places to stay in Mobile

After your long exhaustive day of sight-seeing, you’re going to need a place to crash. Mobile is widely known for its amenities and extensive hotel accommodations.

There are plenty of hotels to choose from, making a Mobile trip accessible for any traveler.

The most lavish hotels in Mobile would be the Fort Condé Inn or the Battle House Hotel, putting you in a central location to many of the city’s sights.

Alternatively, many hotels such as the Best Western, Holiday Inn, or other rentals are available at a lower cost and offer plenty of travel options for your trip to Mobile.

Nightlife in Mobile

Because of the great weather in Mobile, you’ll find an extremely active nightlife from bars to clubs.

For bar games, great craft beers and cocktails make sure to visit Alchemy Tavern .

Check out Veets Bar for a lively dance hall as well as live music, pizza and burgers.

You're definitely going to want to check out some of the exquisite eateries Mobile has to offer.

Being a port city, you'll find a variety of seafood and oyster joints such as Wintzell's Oyster House.

In addition, you'll find amazing Southern-style BBQ in places such as Brick Pit Barbecue and Saucy Q BBQ.

Where to shop on your Mobile trip

Whether you’re seeking retail therapy or looking for a Vikings helmet, Mobile will be sure to meet your needs.

There will be no shortage of shopping options while you’re in the limits of the city.

The Colonial Mall Bel Air offers a wide variety of retail shops, restaurants, and souvenirs.

In Downtown Mobile, easily walkable, you'll also find a of Mardi Gras sounvenier shops, specialty shops, and restaurants.

Best free things to do in Mobile

  1. Langan Municipal Park
  2. Mobile Bay
  3. Medal of Honor Park
  4. Church Street Historic District
  5. Downtown Mobile

Even the most frugal of travelers will find something to love on their Mobile trip. Home to many lakes and parks, the outdoor attractions are of no cost to you.

You can even soak in the culture on your trip to Mobile by going for a free walking tour through Downtown Mobile or one of the many malls.

Benefits of taking a bus trip to Mobile

  • reserved seating
  • fares starting at just $1*

When booking a Mobile 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 Mobile, with fares as low as $1*.

With the money you save on bus tickets to Mobile, you’ll be left with more to spend on your upcoming Mobile 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 Mobile trip.

This will ensure that when you arrive, you can immediately begin exploring the beauty of Mobile.

On your Mobile 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, and reclining seats.

So if you’re planning on taking a Mobile trip, book your ticket with us today to reserve your seat and see our first-class amenities firsthand.