Transportation (Where to keep your belongings, etc.)
Long Distance Transportation
It’s advised for your well-being and for those around you that you avoid unnecessary travel. If you do need to get to your family or a safe space in another city, here are resources to help you do so safely and cheaply.
Megabus verified March 23, 1010 Megabus is still running and has reduced the number of seats sold on each bus in order to allow passengers to social distance on their buses. We haven’t seen new discounts but prices remain low.
College Student Travel Assistance verified March 23, 2020 These Rental Car Services have lowered their restrictions on rentals to help students get home. They’ve reduced the age minimum from 24 to 18 and are waiving additional fees for young renters until May 31st!
If you need to move out quickly during this critical time, you may not be able to get your belongings home. Check out what we found that can help!
U-Haul - Free storage for 30 days verified March 20, 2020 U-Haul is offering students nationwide 30 days of free storage to help during the coronavirus crisis. The free month applies to new customers with college IDs and is a limited-time offer subject to availability. Go to uhaul.com/storage to find the store nearest you. Contact the store by phone or visit in person to take advantage of the offer.
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