Hop at the chance of an affordable family day out this Easter "“ with "˜2 for 1 travel' from Cambridge Park and Ride.
An eggs-citing new offer means it is now only Â£3.70 for a family of up to five to travel into Cambridge during the school holidays. The "˜cheep' 2 for 1 adult ticket is available from the bus drivers at Park and Ride sites around the city.
The Â£3.70 total includes the Â£1 cost of parking as well as the Â£2.70 - 2 for 1 adult ticket. Up to three children under 16 can travel for free with a paying passenger on all Park & Ride buses.
Anyone taking up the offer can make use of the County Council's online parking payment facilities at http://www.cambridgeparkandride.com/ to skip the machines and hop straight on the bus.
County Councillor Ian Bates, Chairman of the Economy and Environment Policy and Service Committee said: "We hope Cambridgeshire residents will be happy bunnies this Easter with this new Park & Ride special offer. Park & Ride is the best way for families to get into town all year round, with up to three children travelling for free with each paying adult. I hope families take advantage of this bargain offer to eggs-plore our beautiful city during the holidays."
Andy Campbell, Stagecoach East managing director said: "We wanted to remind visitors to Cambridge that Park & Ride is still the easiest and most relaxing way of travelling to and from our great City. Take your family and take your time when you visit this Easter. Whether it's enjoying the vast array of shopping, sightseeing or "˜shelling' out on a family meal. You won't be disappointed with what Cambridge has to offer."
Edward Quigley, Cambridge BID Manager said: "This Easter there is so much going on in Cambridge, including our very own Easter trail, it is the perfect destination for a family day out. Visit the Cambridge BID website http://www.cambridgebid.co.uk/ and follow us on twitter @cambridgebid for some great ideas on how to spend the day in Cambridge this Easter."
All passengers must travel together to take advantage of the offer, which is only available directly from the bus drivers from Sunday, 29 March to Sunday, 12 April. The offer is available at: Newmarket Road, Madingley Road, Babraham Road, Milton and Trumpington Park & Ride sites. The Easter discount is not valid on the Busway.